Resources and information from the Department of Transitional Assistance.
Cooking with a budget?
Here are some tips.
People Helping People – Burlington, MA
Locate more nearby pantries here.
Because of blood drive cancellations,the American Red Cross now faces a severe bloodshortage.
Healthy individuals are needed to donate now.
Find a local blood drive
PERSONAL PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENT
Donate masks and other protective equipment to health care workers.
Goggles for Docs
Goggles for Docs is an effort to get used or new goggles into the hands of healthcare workers who currently have no eye protection as they treat COVID-19 patients. Sports goggles are gratefully accepted.
DONATE TO FOOD PANTRIES
See links under Food Assistance
United Way of Massachusetts Bay and Merrimack Valley Covid-19 Fund
The Board of Health is always looking for volunteers for the Burlington Volunteer Reserve Corps.
Board of Health Office
Tips and Resources
WHO TO CALL FOR HELP OR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
To access the National COVID-19 Hotline, call 2-1-1
or visit www.mass211.org
Additionally, the Massachusetts Department of Public Health has set up a 24-hour Emergency Hotline for you to call should you have any questions or concerns. The Hotline number is (617) 983-6800.
Family Resource Centers
Massachusetts Network of Care
For resources regarding parent/family support, clothing/household items, physical health, crisis lines/helplines, food/meals, mental health, substance abuse treatment, housing/utilities or domestic violence situations.