Member & Affiliate Agencies

Member Agencies

American Red Cross                             
Disaster Cycle Services Program — Immediate local assistance, guidance and support to individuals and families after a fire on an as-needed basis

The Arc of Greater Fall River                 
Family Support and Advocacy Program — Supports and educates parents/guardians on advocacy for their child
Community Education Program — Educates students about inclusion and how to advocate for people of all abilities

Boys & Girls Club of Fall River               
Student Membership — Supports ongoing programs for local youth including tutoring, arts, computer literacy, sports, and more

Fall River YMCA                         
Afterschool Program — Structured after school program for children who do not otherwise qualify for assistance
BayCoast Educational Achievement Center — Encourages education and learning through volunteer-based programs

Family Service Association          
Behavioral Health Center — Supports clients with a lapse in insurance coverage to continue accessing services.
Kids Academy — High quality childcare and educational programming for infants, toddlers, and preschoolers

Greater Fall River RE-CREATION                   
Neighborhood Training Center — Offers one-on-one education for those looking to complete their HiSET (high school equivalency) exam

Ninth Street Day Nursery            
Access to high-quality preschool services with developmentally appropriate curriculum

People, Incorporated                             
United Partnerships — Collaboration with Resiliency Preparatory Academy to provide alternative education to at-risk students
Community Supports Program — Access to outings and events for adults with intellectual or developmental disabilities

Diabetes Association                             
Improves the health and well-being of individuals with diabetes through education and disease management, including summer camp for children with diabetes. A program of People, Inc

Samaritans of Fall River/New Bedford, Inc.      
Crisis Hotline — Confidentially addresses the needs of individuals facing isolation, depression or thoughts of suicide

SER-Jobs for Progress                          
Placement Program — Creates an individualized plan for success including employment training, HiSET and ESL classes

SSTAR                                       
Women’s Center — Provides  a supportive community for women struggling with addiction disorders
Family Healthcare Center — Primary care services for individuals, regardless of ability to pay

Steppingstone, Inc.                     
The Graduate Program — Provides extended mental health counselling, employment counseling and other supportive services

Affiliate Agencies

Child & Family Services
Mental health services and family support programs

Fall River Deaconess Home
Residential education and family support programs for young women ages 11-22

Girl Scouts of Southeastern New England
Year–round leadership programming and summer camp for girls

Greater Fall River Community Food Pantry
Food assistance to those in need in the Fall River community

HealthFirst Family Care Center
Affordable, quality medical and dental services

Katie Brown Educational Program
Teaching middle and high school students how to avoid and prevent relationship violence

Our Sisters’ Place
Confidentially located emergency shelter and resources for battered women and their children

S.H.A.R.E Foundation
Develops adaptive technology for non-verbal adults and children

South Coastal Counties Legal Services
Legal assistance, advocacy, and representation in civil matters to eligible low-income residents

SMILES Mentoring
Mentoring program for children at risk of dropping out of school.  A program of People, Inc.

Southcoast Visiting Nurse Association
Home healthcare services and education

Hospice Care
Medical care and support for terminally ill individuals and their families.

Southeast Family Services
Emergency shelter, transitional assistance, and follow-up services for homeless families

Veteran’s Association of Bristol County
Outreach center for veterans offering counseling, food pantry, hygiene items, office services, events, etc