Somerville Mental Health Clinic -- Child, Adolescent and Family 63 College Ave, Somerville, MA02144 The Somerville Mental Health Association was founded in 1964 by a group of parents, school administrators and state…More mental health managers. Through this department, its mission is to encourage healthy behavioral changes in children, adolescents and families who live or work in Somerville, giving priority to those with low incomes and other underserved, socially marginalized people, through preventive and clinical services.
Over a dozen City offices and programs occupy this building located just around the corner from Winter Hill Community…More School. They include:
-The Office of Sustainability and Environment
-The Somerville Arts Council
-The Health Department and its divisions:
Office of Somerville Commissions (Women's, Multicultural, Human Rights, LGBT)
Public Health Nursing
Shape Up Somerville
Somerville Cares About Prevention
Tobacco Control Program
-The Housing Division of the Mayor's Office of Strategic Planning & Community Development and its programs:
First-Time Homebuyer Opportunities
Down Payment and Closing Cost Assistance
Heating System Replacement
Lead Hazard Abatement
Central Street Health Center 26 Central St, Somerville, MA02143 The Central Street Health Center offers mental health programs that are operated by the Harvard-affiliated…More Department of Psychiatry. Psychiatrists, psychologists, therapists and social workers work with patients to treat a wide range of mental health-related needs. Programs are available for specific concerns.
Adoption Journeys 265 Medford St, Somerville, MA02143 Their mission: "...to heal and strengthen the lives of children and families." Adoption Journeys is a…More statewide facet of Child & Family Services, a private non-profit agency with a 165 year history of providing community-based mental health and child welfare services within Southeastern Massachusetts and on Cape Cod. Child & Family Services locations with an Adoption Journeys department include: Fall River, Florence, Lawrence, Worcester and Somerville. Somerville services the Boston/Metro South Region of the state; Florence services the Western Region of the state; Worcester services the Central Region of the state; Lawrence services the Northeast/Metro North and Fall River services the Southeast Region.
Allen Roche Group 5 Middlesex Ave, Somerville, MA02145 Founded in 2002, the Allen Roche Group is a full service advertising agency with in-house production, market research,…More event planning and marketing services. The company has specific marine, automotive, health club and travel departments to serve its clients.
This department works on over a dozen different critical fronts to keep residents safe and healthy. Vaccine…More distribution, emergency preparedness (including for bioterrorism disasters) and public health education are just a few of their responsibilities. They address these issues partly through the work of programs and commissions. They include:
Public Health Nursing: Coordinates flu vaccine clinics and disease investigations, assists in Emergency Preparedness planning, and runs the Medical Reserve Corps, which trains volunteers to assist with health emergencies and disaster response.
School Health Services: Coordinates school nurse services including health care, health education and health screening for students.
Shape Up Somerville: Works to improve resident's health and eating habits through education, changes to school food service and food access, and city improvements, such as improved crosswalks that make walking safer.
Tobacco Control Program: Works to prevent youth smoking and overall second-hand smoke exposure through educational outreach, community organizing and regulation and monitoring of tobacco sales and use.
Trauma Response Network: Trains professionals who work with youths, as well as city volunteers, in proper techniques for responding to traumas affecting youths.
LGBT Liaison: Conducts outreach to the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender community.
Human Rights Commission: Works to promote and protect human and civil rights of all residents via educational outreach and through investigation of discrimination or harassment complaints, which may be filed via their web page.
Multicultural Affairs Commission: Examines and addresses interracial and multicultural issues in the city and works to ensure all groups are equally represented and have equal access to City resources.
Women's Commission: Addresses a broad range of issues affecting women including violence against women and work inequalities, and seeks to empower women residents via educational programs.
Cambridge-Somerville Early Intervention 61 Medford St, Somerville, MA02143 C-SEI is the Early Childhood Development program facet of the Guidance Center, a non-profit that has its main offices on…More Sacramento Street. This office is specific to the C-SEI program, though all Guidance Center services are somewhat interrelated. C-SEI provides assessment/diagnosis and ongoing care to the families of children from birth to age 3 that either have or are at risk for developmental challenges. It's sponsored by the Massachusetts Department of Public Health. Servies include home visits, community play groups and a lending library of relevant media materials.
Christmas Tree Shop 177 Middlesex Ave, Somerville, MA02145 Think "dollar store meets exotic importer's paradise." For more than 30 years, Christmas Tree Shop stores have been…More overflowing with bargains in all departments including, lawn and garden, home decorations, furniture and carpeting, kitchen and bath, health and beauty and a long list of holiday-themed items you won't find anywhere else. The Assembly Square store is at the very end of the plaza facing the Fellsway, so use the entrance at Staples to pull into the parking lot, which is out front. You can also take the 90 or 92 bus that stops around the corner in front of Bed Bath & Beyond.