Community & Social Services

The Town of Boxborough offers free social service referrals for residents of all ages as part of the Council on Aging and Community Services Department. A Masters-level Social Work Intern is available for confidential meetings on Mondays, Tuesdays, and Thursdays. Follow-up appointments or calls may be arranged as needed for additional assistance completing referrals.

A range of assistance may be available to you including:

  • Applying to Affordable Housing waitlists
  • Screening and application assistance for MassHealth, SNAP, and other Department of Transitional Assistance benefits
  • Resource lists for local childcare providers, elder law and estate attorneys, disability advocacy resources, medical/behavioral health providers, and more
  • Referral to local organizations for one-time financial assistance for urgent bills

It is recommended that residents call 978-264-1734 to schedule an initial intake appointment.

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