Assistance Information

Information on Food Assistance Resources

Medical Assistance 

Massachusetts offers free or low cost medical insurance for all children. Confidential information and applications can be obtained from your school nurse or by contacting Children's Medical Security Plan at 1-888-665-9993.

McKinney-Vento Education Assistance Act

Federal law guarantees school enrollment for any child who lacks a fixed, regular and adequate nighttime residence. Read more...

NSTAR Residential Discount Rate program

Read about NSTAR's outreach program for low income families. Families eligible for free or reduced lunch are automatically eligible for NSTAR's Residential Discount program. [Read more]