Roxbury/N. Dorchester Neighborhood Opportunity Center Action For Boston Community Development, Inc.

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Contact Information

Action For Boston Community Development, Inc.
Contact: Theresa Fortillus, Operations Manager
Email Address: theresa.fortillus@bostonabcd.org
Phone: 617-442-5900
Fax: 617-442-5906

565 Warren Street Roxbury, MA 02121
Area Served: Boston

Map Location Roxbury/N. Dorchester Neighborhood Opportunity Center

Narrative

Roxbury/N. Dorchester Neighborhood Opportunity Center (formerly Elm Hill FSC)

Services

ABCD's Roxbury/N. Dorchester NOC offers ABCD services and programs that include:

In addition, the Roxbury/N. Dorchester NOC offers the following services, unique to this location:

  • Senior Programs:
    • Happy Hands Knitting Group: a community knitting circle, and an opportunity to socialize, for seniors.
    • Senior Brown Bag Program: food and nutrition program for seniors (last Tuesday of the month).
    • Senior Computer Classes: Curriculum catered to older adults to help build their computer literacy skills.

Service Types

  • Family Support
  • Financial Assistance
  • Food - Pantry
  • Socialization Activities

Program Type

  • Advocacy
  • Case Management
  • Recreation/Arts/Social and Leisure

Ages Served

  • Birth to 3
  • 3 - 4
  • 5 - 8
  • 9 - 13
  • 14 - 18
  • 19 - 22
  • 23 – 59
  • 60 +

Languages Spoken

  • Haitian-Creole
  • Spanish

Accessibility Features

  • Able to serve clients in their wheelchair
  • Accessible Parking
  • Accessible Public Transportation
  • Accessible Restrooms
  • Near Public Transportation
  • Wheelchair Ramps

Additional Information

  • Fees: Free Service