Strengthening Communities: Local Resources & Connections

Our commitment to making a positive impact in our community extends far beyond our individual efforts. On this page, you’ll find a showcase of our amazing community partners. Each person/group brings unique strengths and contributions to the table, aiding in our initiatives and broadening our offerings. Feel free to use these resources alongside your journey with us, or while you wait for our services!

Community Connections:

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Boy Scouts of America

Court Appointed Special Advocates for Children

Pediatric Services: CHD Outpatient Behavioral Health email:

Families First: The Power of Parenting

Federation for Children with Special Needs

Bilingual Community Based Youth Clinical Services (English/Spanish)

Girls Inc. of the Valley

Pa’lante Transformative Justice

The Support Network: Champions for Children’s Emotional Health

Careforth: Caregiver Support and Resources

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Holyoke Community College Workforce Development

Holyoke Community College: Western Mass CORE

Lighthouse Holyoke

NextGen Careers Careers – NextGen (

Nuestras Raices

Valley Opportunity Council

Westover Job Corps

Community Legal Aid and Central West Justice Center

Holyoke Public Defenders Office

Massachusetts Fair Housing Center

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Hope for Holyoke: Peer Recovery Support Center (bilingual) Hope for Holyoke | GandaraCenter

Learn to Cope: A peer-led suppor-t network fo-r families dealing with addiction and recovery

Supportive Services for Veterans & Veteran Families call: 800-482-2565

Way Finders Inc.: Housing, Advocacy, Tech Support, etc.

Careforth: Caregiver Support and Resources

For agencies looking to help people in the community: Holyoke Hub

Massachusetts Healthcare Coverage Plans

A Caring Heart: Adult Nursing Services Home | A Caring Heart Nursing Services, LLC (

Sevita Senior Services

Tapestry Harm Reduction Harm Reduction – Tapestry Health

Careforth: Caregiver Support and Resources

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Food Bank of Western Massachusetts

Amherst Survival Center

Loraine’s Soup Kitchen & Pantry 

Western Mass MOMS Partnership email: