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Or check [[http://wmars.cwmars.org/record=b3383335~S41|The Big Red Book]] Social Services Directory in the Reference Department.\\\
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Or check [[http://bark.cwmars.org/eg/opac/record/1820123|The Big Red Book]] Social Services Directory in the Reference Department.\\\
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The YWCA of Western Massachusetts maintains 24-hour hotline numbers for any victim of domestic violence or sexual assault, a [[http://www.ywworks.org/resources.html|resources]] page, Workforce development services for young people and YouthBuild programs.\\\
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The YWCA of Western Massachusetts maintains 24-hour hotline numbers for any victim of domestic violence or sexual assault, Workforce development services for young people and YouthBuild programs.\\\
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(:see-also:)
* [[Disability -> Health.Disabilities]]
* [[Homeless or Hungry?]]
* [[Local Health Resources -> Northampton.HealthResources]]
* [[Law -> Main.Law]]
* [[Support Groups]]
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Dedicated to enhancing the quality of life for the city's elder population, aged 60 and over.

!! Related subject guides
* [[Disability -> Health.Disabilities]]
* [[Homeless or Hungry?]]
* [[Law -> Main.Law]]
* [[Support Groups]]
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*'''Fuel Assistance'''\\
http://www.communityaction.us/fuel-assistance.html
Community Action provides assistance to income eligible individuals and families with help paying their winter heating bills.  See their website or call 413-774-2310 or 800-370-0940 for guidelines and applications. 

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* '''MassResources.org'''\\
http://www.massresources.org/\\
An online resource for Massachusetts residents in need of basic services. This is a very well organized guide to assistance programs in Massachusetts, and includes short guides to the covered services, including eligibility and the application process.

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Or check [[http://wmars.cwmars.org/record=b3383335~S41|The Big Red Book]] Social Services Directory in the Reference Department.

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ServiceNet provides a wide range of human services. Their programs include acute mental health services; outpatient clinical and counseling services; adolescent support programs; an employee assistance program; early intervention for young children; home health care; rehabilitation and residential programs for those with mental health issues, mental retardation, or head injuries; and shelter and housing services for the homeless.

'''Center for Human Development'''\\
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ServiceNet provides a wide range of human services. Their programs include acute mental health services; outpatient clinical and counseling services; adolescent support programs; an employee assistance program; early intervention for young children; home health care; rehabilitation and residential programs for those with mental health issues, mental retardation, or head injuries; and shelter and housing services for the homeless.\\\

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Links and local information on childcare, housing, food, healthcare and cash assistance.

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Links and local information on childcare, housing, food, healthcare and cash assistance.\\\

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'''Berkshire Children & Families'''\\
http://www.berkshirechildren.org/index.html

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The YWCA of Western Massachusetts maintains 24-hour hotline numbers for any victim of domestic violence or sexual assault, a [[http://www.ywworks.org/resources.html|resources]] page,
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The YWCA of Western Massachusetts maintains 24-hour hotline numbers for any victim of domestic violence or sexual assault, a [[http://www.ywworks.org/resources.html|resources]] page, Workforce development services for young people and YouthBuild programs.\\\

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A state agency devoted to upholding and advancing the rights of crime victims in Massachusetts. MOVA maintains a [[http://www.movahelpdirectory.org/|directory]] of resources for victims and publishes [[http://mova.state.ma.us/resources/aftermath-introduction|In the Aftermath of Crime]], a guide to victim rights and services in Massachusetts
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Related pages: [[Homeless or Hungry?]] | [[Support Groups]] | [[(Main.)Law]]
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!! General Resources
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'''Berkshire Children & Families'''\\
http://www.berkshirechildren.org/index.html

'''The Food Bank of Western Massachusetts'''\\
http://www.foodbankwma.org/

'''Lifecourse Counseling Center'''\\
http://www.lifecourse.net/

'''Alcoholics Anonymous'''\\
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Western Mass. Intergroup lists all meetings in the area plus useful information for newcomers, bookstore and links.

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'''The Northampton Survival Center'''\\
[[http://www.thensc.org/]]\\
The Northampton Survival Center is an emergency food pantry which provides low-income individuals and families in 16 communities in Hampshire County with free food, clothing, household goods, and referrals for emergency assistance.

'''The YWCA of Western Massachusetts'''\\
http://www.ywworks.org/\\
The YWCA of Western Massachusetts maintains 24-hour hotline numbers for any victim of domestic violence or sexual assault, a [[http://www.ywworks.org/resources.html|resources]] page,
Workforce development services for young people and YouthBuild programs.

'''Northeast Center for Youth and Families'''\\
http://www.ncyf.org/\\
NCYF runs a number of programs to help at-risk children and adolescents throughout the region.

'''Massachusetts Individual & Family Social Services'''\\
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!! Directories
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'''Massachusetts Individual & Family Social Services'''\\
http://www.localhotelexplorer.com/Massachusetts_Individual_Family_Social_Services_3.html


!! Addiction
'''Alcoholics Anonymous'''\\
http://www.westernmassaa.org/\\
Western Mass. Intergroup lists all meetings in the area plus useful information for newcomers, bookstore and links.


!! Children and Families

'''Berkshire Children & Families'''\\
http://www.berkshirechildren.org/index.html

'''Northeast Center for Youth and Families'''\\
http://www.ncyf.org/\\
NCYF runs a number of programs to help at-risk children and adolescents throughout the region.


!! Counseling and Psychotherapy

'''Lifecourse Counseling Center'''\\
http://www.lifecourse.net/


!! Crime Victims

'''The YWCA of Western Massachusetts'''\\
http://www.ywworks.org/\\
The YWCA of Western Massachusetts maintains 24-hour hotline numbers for any victim of domestic violence or sexual assault, a [[http://www.ywworks.org/resources.html|resources]] page,
Workforce development services for young people and YouthBuild programs.


!! Seniors

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Dedicated to enhancing the quality of life for the city's elder population, aged 60 and over.

!! Related subject guides
* [[Disability -> Health.Disabilities]]
* [[Homeless or Hungry?]]
* [[Law -> Main.Law]]
* [[Support Groups]]
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On this page: [[#General|General]] | [[#Seniors|Seniors]]

!!! [[#General]]General

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ServiceNet provides a wide range of human services. Their programs include acute mental health services; outpatient clinical and counseling services; adolescent support programs; an employee assistance program; early intervention for young children; home health care; rehabilitation and residential programs for those with mental health issues, mental retardation, or head injuries; and shelter and housing services for the homeless.\\

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ServiceNet provides a wide range of human services. Their programs include acute mental health services; outpatient clinical and counseling services; adolescent support programs; an employee assistance program; early intervention for young children; home health care; rehabilitation and residential programs for those with mental health issues, mental retardation, or head injuries; and shelter and housing services for the homeless.
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The Northampton Survival Center is an emergency food pantry which provides low-income individuals and families in 16 communities in Hampshire County with free food, clothing, household goods, and referrals for emergency assistance.
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!!! [[#SupportGroups]]Support Groups

'''Al-Anon and Ala Teen - Hampshire'''
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http://www.ma-al-anon-alateen.org/


'''Alcoholics Anonymous'''
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AA 24-Hour Phone (413) 532-2111
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Spanish 24-Hour Phone (413) 734-7500
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http://www.westernmassaa.org/


'''Alzheimer’s Disease Support Groups'''
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Pam Hamberg (413) 586-3300
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Joan O’Meara (413) 582-2511
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Karen Buscemi (Cooley Dickinson Hospital) (413) 582-2152
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http://www.masshealthhelp.com/towns/northampton-senior-services.html


'''Breastfeeding Support Group'''
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Cooley Dickinson Hospital
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Northampton, MA 01060
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Paula Mattson at (413) 582-2096
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http://www.cooley-dickinson.org/calendar/month.php


'''Cancer Connection'''
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41 Locust Street
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Northampton, MA 01060
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(413) 586-1642
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http://www.cancer-connection.org/groups


'''Cancer House of Hope'''
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Westfield, MA 01085
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(413) 562-0110
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Springfield, MA 01119
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(413) 782-5500
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http://www.cancerhouseofhope.org


'''Caregivers Support Group'''
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Cooley Dickinson Hospital
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30 Locust St
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Northampton, MA 01060
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Bruce Bradley-Gilbert (413) 582-2722


'''Compassionate Friends'''
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Springfield MA Chapter
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E-mail: FTBMBeth@aol.com
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(413) 687-1073 Beth-Ann
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http://www.compassionatefriends.org
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Support for a family when a child dies.


'''Cooley Dickinson Cancer Care Program'''
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30 Locust St
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(413) 582-2028
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Support and informational services for cancer patients and their loved ones.
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http://www.cooley-dickinson.org/services/cancer-care/


'''Daniel A Larson Foundation'''
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PO Box 704
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South Hadley, MA 01060
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(413) 533-6303
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Survivors of homicide victims   


'''Dual Recovery Anonymous'''
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Starlight Club
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251 Nonotuck Street
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Florence, MA 01062
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Contact: Norm L.
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Support groups for individuals with a dual disorder. A dual disorder occurs when an individual is affected by both chemical dependency and an emotional or psychiatric illness.


'''Empty Arms Group'''
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Cooley Dickinson Hospital
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Northampton, MA 01060
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Carol McMurrich and Greg Reynolds at (413) 529-1610
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http://www.emptyarmswesternma.blogspot.com/
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Support for families who have experienced pregnancy or infant loss at any stage.


'''Everywoman's Center'''
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Counseling Services
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University of Massachusetts
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Amherst, MA 01003
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24 hr. Rape Crisis
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(413) 545-0800
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http://www.umass.edu/ewc


'''Family TIES'''
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23 Service Center Rd
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Northampton, MA 01060
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(800) 905-8437
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Support for parents with children with special needs.
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http://massfamilyties.org


'''Family Support Group for people living with mental illness/addictions'''
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Cooley Dickinson Hospital
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30 Locust St
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Northampton, MA 01060
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Bruce Bradley-Gilbert (413) 582-2722
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http://www.cooley-dickinson.org/calendar/month.php


'''The Freedom Center'''
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Box 623
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Northampton, MA 01062
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E-mail: freedomcenterinfo@gmail.com
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http://www.freedom-center.org
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Mental health support group


'''Gamblers Anonymous ISO'''
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'''The Garden'''
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286 Prospect Street
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Northampton, MA 01060
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http://www.garden-cgc.org/
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Children's bereavement support


'''La Leche League of Northampton'''
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Lex (413) 586-5627
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E-mail: TotallySmittenMama@gmail.com
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Rosemary (413) 537-9755
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Support for breastfeeding mothers and mothers-to-be interested in breastfeeding

'''Narcotics Anonymous'''
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Western Mass. & Pioneer Valley Areas
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P.O. Box 1035
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Brattleboro, VT 05301
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(800) 481-6871
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http://www.namvr.org/WMA-PVA.html


'''Open Door Club and Family and Individual Advocacy''' 
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(413) 582-7961
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Two different self-advocacy groups for individuals with disabilities (adults and children)
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http://www.bhninc.org/advocacy-services.html


'''Stroke Support Group'''
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Cooley Dickinson Hospital
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[[#Seniors|Seniors]] | [[#SupportGroups|Support Groups]]

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On this page:
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Northampton, MA 01060
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(413) 586-1642
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http://www.cancer-connection.org/groups


'''Cancer House of Hope'''
\\
86 Court Street
\\   
Westfield, MA 01085
\\   
(413) 562-0110
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946 Plumtree Road
\\   
Springfield, MA 01119
\\   
(413) 782-5500
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'''Caregivers Support Group'''\\
Cooley Dickinson Hospital\\
30 Locust St\\   
Northampton, MA 01060\\ 
to:
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'''Caregivers Support Group'''
\\
Cooley Dickinson Hospital
\\
30 Locust St
\\   
Northampton, MA 01060
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'''Compassionate Friends'''\\
Springfield MA Chapter\\ 
E-mail: FTBMBeth@aol.com\\
(413) 687-1073 Beth-Ann\\
or (413) 533-1959 Walter\\
http://www.compassionatefriends.org\\
to:
\\


'''Compassionate Friends'''
\\
Springfield MA Chapter
\\ 
E-mail: FTBMBeth@aol.com
\\
(413) 687-1073 Beth-Ann
\\
or (413) 533-1959 Walter
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http://www.compassionatefriends.org
\\
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'''Cooley Dickinson Cancer Care Program'''\\ 
30 Locust St\\   
Northampton, MA 01060\\ 
(413) 582-2028\\   
Support and informational services for cancer patients and their loved ones.\\
to:
'''Cooley Dickinson Cancer Care Program'''
\\ 
30 Locust St
\\   
Northampton, MA 01060
\\ 
(413) 582-2028
\\   
Support and informational services for cancer patients and their loved ones.
\\
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'''Daniel A Larson Foundation'''\\ 
28 Mary Lyon Dr\\ 
PO Box 704\\
South Hadley, MA 01060\\
(413) 533-6303\\
to:
'''Daniel A Larson Foundation'''
\\ 
28 Mary Lyon Dr
\\ 
PO Box 704
\\
South Hadley, MA 01060
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(413) 533-6303
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'''Dual Recovery Anonymous'''\\ 
Starlight Club\\
251 Nonotuck Street\\ 
Florence, MA 01062\\
Contact: Norm L.\\   
(413) 585-9940\\ 
E-mail: Nkl512@cs.com\\ 
to:
'''Dual Recovery Anonymous'''
\\ 
Starlight Club
\\
251 Nonotuck Street
\\ 
Florence, MA 01062
\\
Contact: Norm L.
\\   
(413) 585-9940
\\ 
E-mail: Nkl512@cs.com
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'''Empty Arms Group'''\\
Cooley Dickinson Hospital\\
30 Locust St\\   
Northampton, MA 01060\\ 
Carol McMurrich and Greg Reynolds at (413) 529-1610\\
E-mail: carolmcmurrich@comcast.net\\
http://www.emptyarmswesternma.blogspot.com/\\
to:
'''Empty Arms Group'''
\\
Cooley Dickinson Hospital
\\
30 Locust St
\\   
Northampton, MA 01060
\\ 
Carol McMurrich and Greg Reynolds at (413) 529-1610
\\
E-mail: carolmcmurrich@comcast.net
\\
http://www.emptyarmswesternma.blogspot.com/
\\
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'''Everywoman's Center'''\\
Counseling Services\\ 
University of Massachusetts\\ 
Amherst, MA 01003\\ 
(413) 545-0883\\ 
(413) 545-0200\\ 
24 hr. Rape Crisis\\
(413) 545-0800\\
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'''Everywoman's Center'''
\\
Counseling Services
\\ 
University of Massachusetts
\\ 
Amherst, MA 01003
\\ 
(413) 545-0883
\\ 
(413) 545-0200
\\ 
24 hr. Rape Crisis
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(413) 545-0800
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'''Family TIES'''\\ 
23 Service Center Rd\\ 
Northampton, MA 01060\\
(800) 905-8437\\
to:
'''Family TIES'''
\\ 
23 Service Center Rd
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Northampton, MA 01060
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(800) 905-8437
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'''Family Support Group for people living with mental illness/addictions'''\\
Cooley Dickinson Hospital\\
30 Locust St\\   
Northampton, MA 01060\\ 
Bruce Bradley-Gilbert (413) 582-2722\\
http://www.cooley-dickinson.org/calendar/month.php\\


'''The Freedom Center'''\\
Box 623\\
Northampton, MA 01062\\
E-mail: freedomcenterinfo@gmail.com\\
http://www.freedom-center.org\\
Mental health support group\\

'''Gamblers Anonymous ISO''' 
(413) 746-7192 
http://www.gamblersanonymous.org/mtgdirMA.html
     
'''The Garden'''
286 Prospect Street
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'''Family Support Group for people living with mental illness/addictions'''
\\
Cooley Dickinson Hospital
\\
30 Locust St
\\   
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Bruce Bradley-Gilbert (413) 582-2722
\\
http://www.cooley-dickinson.org/calendar/month.php


'''The Freedom Center'''
\\
Box 623
\\
Northampton, MA 01062
\\
E-mail: freedomcenterinfo@gmail.com
\\
http://www.freedom-center.org
\\
Mental health support group


'''Gamblers Anonymous ISO''' 
(413) 746-7192 
http://www.gamblersanonymous.org/mtgdirMA.html
     
'''The Garden'''
286 Prospect Street
Northampton, MA 01060
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!!! [[#General|General]] | [[#Seniors|Seniors]]
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!!! [[#General|General]] | [[#Seniors|Seniors]] | [[#SupportGroups|Support Groups]]
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!!! [[#SupportGroups]]Support Groups


'''Al-Anon and Ala Teen - Hampshire'''\\
PO Box 574 
Northampton, MA 01061\\
(413) 253-5261\\
(888) 425-2666\\
http://www.ma-al-anon-alateen.org/


'''Alcoholics Anonymous'''\\
Western Mass. Intergroup Office\\
474 Pleasant Street\\
Holyoke, MA 01040\\
(413) 532-2111\\
AA 24-Hour Phone (413) 532-2111\\
Spanish 24-Hour Phone (413) 734-7500\\
http://www.westernmassaa.org/


'''Alzheimer’s Disease Support Groups'''\\
Vivian Weiss (413) 582-6790\\
Pam Hamberg (413) 586-3300\\
Joan O’Meara (413) 582-2511\\
Karen Buscemi (Cooley Dickinson Hospital) (413) 582-2152\\
http://www.masshealthhelp.com/towns/northampton-senior-services.html


'''Breastfeeding Support Group'''\\
Cooley Dickinson Hospital\\
30 Locust St\\   
Northampton, MA 01060\\
Paula Mattson at (413) 582-2096\\ 
http://www.cooley-dickinson.org/calendar/month.php


'''Cancer Connection'''
41 Locust Street\\
Northampton, MA 01060\\
(413) 586-1642\\
http://www.cancer-connection.org/groups


'''Cancer House of Hope'''
86 Court Street\\   
Westfield, MA 01085\\   
(413) 562-0110\\
\\
\\
946 Plumtree Road\\   
Springfield, MA 01119\\   
(413) 782-5500\\
http://www.cancerhouseofhope.org


'''Caregivers Support Group'''\\
Cooley Dickinson Hospital\\
30 Locust St\\   
Northampton, MA 01060\\ 
Bruce Bradley-Gilbert (413) 582-2722


'''Compassionate Friends'''\\
Springfield MA Chapter\\ 
E-mail: FTBMBeth@aol.com\\
(413) 687-1073 Beth-Ann\\
or (413) 533-1959 Walter\\
http://www.compassionatefriends.org\\
Support for a family when a child dies.


'''Cooley Dickinson Cancer Care Program'''\\ 
30 Locust St\\   
Northampton, MA 01060\\ 
(413) 582-2028\\   
Support and informational services for cancer patients and their loved ones.\\
http://www.cooley-dickinson.org/services/cancer-care/


'''Daniel A Larson Foundation'''\\ 
28 Mary Lyon Dr\\ 
PO Box 704\\
South Hadley, MA 01060\\
(413) 533-6303\\
Survivors of homicide victims   


'''Dual Recovery Anonymous'''\\ 
Starlight Club\\
251 Nonotuck Street\\ 
Florence, MA 01062\\
Contact: Norm L.\\   
(413) 585-9940\\ 
E-mail: Nkl512@cs.com\\ 
Support groups for individuals with a dual disorder. A dual disorder occurs when an individual is affected by both chemical dependency and an emotional or psychiatric illness.


'''Empty Arms Group'''\\
Cooley Dickinson Hospital\\
30 Locust St\\   
Northampton, MA 01060\\ 
Carol McMurrich and Greg Reynolds at (413) 529-1610\\
E-mail: carolmcmurrich@comcast.net\\
http://www.emptyarmswesternma.blogspot.com/\\
Support for families who have experienced pregnancy or infant loss at any stage.


'''Everywoman's Center'''\\
Counseling Services\\ 
University of Massachusetts\\ 
Amherst, MA 01003\\ 
(413) 545-0883\\ 
(413) 545-0200\\ 
24 hr. Rape Crisis\\
(413) 545-0800\\
http://www.umass.edu/ewc


'''Family TIES'''\\ 
23 Service Center Rd\\ 
Northampton, MA 01060\\
(800) 905-8437\\
Support for parents with children with special needs.\\ 
http://massfamilyties.org


'''Family Support Group for people living with mental illness/addictions'''\\
Cooley Dickinson Hospital\\
30 Locust St\\   
Northampton, MA 01060\\ 
Bruce Bradley-Gilbert (413) 582-2722\\
http://www.cooley-dickinson.org/calendar/month.php\\


'''The Freedom Center'''\\
Box 623\\
Northampton, MA 01062\\
E-mail: freedomcenterinfo@gmail.com\\
http://www.freedom-center.org\\
Mental health support group\\

'''Gamblers Anonymous ISO''' 
(413) 746-7192 
http://www.gamblersanonymous.org/mtgdirMA.html
     
'''The Garden'''
286 Prospect Street
Northampton, MA 01060
(413) 584-7086 ext. 124
http://www.garden-cgc.org/
Children's bereavement support

'''La Leche League of Northampton'''
Lex (413) 586-5627
E-mail: TotallySmittenMama@gmail.com
Rosemary (413) 537-9755
E-mail: RosemaryLLL@mac.com
http://www.llleus.org/web/NorthamptonMa.html
Support for breastfeeding mothers and mothers-to-be interested in breastfeeding

'''Narcotics Anonymous'''
Western Mass. & Pioneer Valley Areas
P.O. Box 1035
Brattleboro, VT 05301
(800) 481-6871
http://www.namvr.org/WMA-PVA.html


'''Open Door Club and Family and Individual Advocacy''' 
518 Pleasant St.
Northampton, MA 01060
(413) 582-7961
Two different self-advocacy groups for individuals with disabilities (adults and children)
http://www.bhninc.org/advocacy-services.html








Stroke Support Group
Cooley Dickinson Hospital
30 Locust St   
Northampton, MA 01060
(413) 582-2259
http://www.cooley-dickinson.org/calendar/month.php

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http://www.chd.org/\\
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'''First Call for Help'''\\
call 413-582-4237 or 1-800-339-7779\\
for information about programs throughout Hampshire County, such as fuel assistance, food stamps, health needs, employment, child care, domestic violence, housing, substance abuse, etc.\\
Or check [[http://wmars.cwmars.org/record=b3383335~S41|The Big Red Book]] Social Services Directory in the Reference Department.
 
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'''Alcoholics Anonymous'''\\
http://www.westernmassaa.org/\\
Western Mass. Intergroup lists all meetings in the area plus useful information for newcomers, bookstore and links.

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'''Center for Human Development'''\\
http://www.chd.org/index.asp\\
CHD offers many social programs in Northampton and throughout the Pioneer Valley.\\


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Workforce development services for young people and YouthBuild programs.
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Workforce development services for young people and YouthBuild programs.\\


'''Northeast Center for Youth and Families'''\\
http://www.ncyf.org/\\
NCYF runs a number of programs to help at-risk children and adolescents throughout the region.\\


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Also check out these links:[[Homeless or Hungry?]]
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!!!Food and Clothing Assistance\\
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ServiceNet provides a wide range of human services. Their programs include acute mental health services; outpatient clinical and counseling services; adolescent support programs; an employee assistance program; early intervention for young children; home health care; rehabilitation and residential programs for those with mental health issues, mental retardation, or head injuries; and shelter and housing services for the homeless.
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ServiceNet provides a wide range of human services. Their programs include acute mental health services; outpatient clinical and counseling services; adolescent support programs; an employee assistance program; early intervention for young children; home health care; rehabilitation and residential programs for those with mental health issues, mental retardation, or head injuries; and shelter and housing services for the homeless.\\

!!!Food and Clothing Assistance\\

'''The Northampton Survival Center'''\\
[[http://www.thensc.org/]]\\
The Northampton Survival Center is an emergency food pantry which provides low-income individuals and families in 16 communities in Hampshire County with free food, clothing, household goods, and referrals for emergency assistance.\\


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Also check out these links:[[Main/ Homeless or Hungry?]]
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!!! [[#General|General]] | [[#Seniors|Seniors]]

Also check out these links
:[[Main/Homeless or Hungry?]]
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!!! [[#Seniors]]Seniors
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Also see:[[Main/Homeless or Hungry?]]
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'''Massachusetts Individual & Family Social Services'''\\
http://www.yp.itypeusa.com/I/Massachusetts/Individual+&+Family+Social+Services.html\\

'''Holyoke Community College's Social Services wiki'''\\
http://socialservicesinfo.pbwiki.com/\\
Links and local information on childcare, housing, food, healthcare and cash assistance.

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'''See also:'''\\
[[http://www.yp.itypeusa.com/I/Massachusetts/Individual+&+Family+Social+Services.html|Massachusetts Individual & Family Social Services]]\\


'''Holyoke Community College's Social Services wiki'''\\
http://socialservicesinfo.pbwiki.com/\\
Links and local information on childcare, housing, food, healthcare and cash assistance.
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!!!Also see [[Main/Homeless or Hungry?]]
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The YWCA of Western Massachusetts maintains 24-hour hotline numbers for any victim of domestic violence or sexual assault. If you want to learn more about responding to domestic violence or sexual assault—whether for yourself, someone close to you, or because you're researching these pressing social issues, please visit their [[http://www.ywworks.org/resources.html|resources]] page.
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The YWCA of Western Massachusetts maintains 24-hour hotline numbers for any victim of domestic violence or sexual assault, a [[http://www.ywworks.org/resources.html|resources]] page,
Workforce development services for young people and YouthBuild programs
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The YWCA of Western Massachusetts maintains 24-hour hotline numbers for any victim of domestic violence or sexual assault. If you want to learn more about responding to domestic violence or sexual assault—whether for yourself, someone close to you, or because you're researching these pressing social issues, please visit their resources page.


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The YWCA of Western Massachusetts maintains 24-hour hotline numbers for any victim of domestic violence or sexual assault. If you want to learn more about responding to domestic violence or sexual assault—whether for yourself, someone close to you, or because you're researching these pressing social issues, please visit their [[http://www.ywworks.org/resources.html|resources]] page.
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The YWCA of Western Massachusetts maintains 24-hour hotline numbers for any victim of domestic violence or sexual assault. If you want to learn more about responding to domestic violence or sexual assault—whether for yourself, someone close to you, or because you're researching these pressing social issues, please visit their resources page.


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http://www.ywworks.org/\\

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Holyoke Community College's Social Services wiki
http://socialservicesinfo.pbwiki.com/
Links and local inforamtion on childcare, housing, food, healthcare and cash assistance. 
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!!! Seniors
'''Northampton Council On Aging'''\\
http://www.northamptonseniors.com/
Dedicated to enhancing the quality of life for the city's elder population, aged 60 and over.

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'''Children's AID & Family Services'''\\
http://www.cafshc.org/

'''The Food Bank of Western Massachusetts'''\\
http://www.foodbankwma.org/

'''Lifecourse Counseling Center'''\\
http://www.lifecourse.net/

'''ServiceNet'''\\
http://www.servicenetinc.org/\\
ServiceNet provides a wide range of human services. Their programs include acute mental health services; outpatient clinical and counseling services; adolescent support programs; an employee assistance program; early intervention for young children; home health care; rehabilitation and residential programs for those with mental health issues, mental retardation, or head injuries; and shelter and housing services for the homeless.

'''See also:'''\\
[[http://www.yp.itypeusa.com/I/Massachusetts/Individual+&+Family+Social+Services.html|Massachusetts Individual & Family Social Services]]\\

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