Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 9261

The Massachusetts Veterans of Foreign Wars has a rich tradition of serving veterans, military families and their local communities. Meetings: Second Sunday at 10 a.m. Contact Information Phone: 508-693-9261 Website: http://myvfw.org/ma/post9261/ Mailing Address:P.O. Box 1437Vineyard Haven, MA 02568

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Veterans Outreach Program

Martha’s Vineyard Community Services Veterans Outreach Program provides a network of resources for Island Veterans, service members, and their families. We strive to educate the community on needs of Veterans and their families and partner with other organizations so we can offer a broad range of services to enhance their physical, emotional, and economic well-being. Veterans…

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Island Wide Youth Collaborative

The Island Wide Youth Collaborative (IWYC), a Massachusetts Family Resource Center provides services for at-risk families, young people and community members. The goal of a Family Resource Center is to support families to strengthen their bonds, connect to others and engage in their community. The center was formed in 2013 as a partnership between MV…

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Martha’s Vineyard Community Services

Martha’s Vineyard Community Services is a health, education and human services agency serving Islanders of every economic circumstance and offering services that would otherwise be unaffordable or completely unavailable. Contact information for MVCS core programs/services: Detailed program information can be found further down the page 24/7 Emergency Services / Inpatient Detox Program 508-693-0032 CONNECT to end…

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Dukes County Regional Housing Authority

The Dukes County Regional Housing Authority (DCRHA) is publically chartered to assist the towns of Martha’s Vineyard with developing and managing housing opportunities for residents with low and moderate income. The DCRHA provides affordable rentals, rental assistance and service referral; supports affordable home buying as a lottery agent and affordability monitor; participates in advocacy and…

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Buy Local MV (Our Island Club)

Membership-based Island businesses discount program for year-round Island residents. Special rates for seniors. Contact Information Phone: 508-693-4541 Email: buylocalmv@gmail.comWebsite: https://www.buylocalmv.com/ Mailing Address:PO Box 1323West Tisbury, MA 02575

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Martha’s Vineyard Cancer Support Group

MV Cancer Support Group provides transportation, housing, financial and support services for Island cancer patients and their family members. A group for cancer patients, their families, and closest friends meet every Wednesday at noon in the library of the M.V. Hebrew Center, Center Street in Vineyard Haven. All meetings are confidential. Cancer patients often need financial assistance…

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Cape Light Compact

Cape Light Compact is a nationally recognized award-winning energy services organization operated by the 21 towns and two counties on Cape Cod and Martha’s Vineyard. The Compact’s mission is to serve its 200,000 customers through the delivery of proven energy efficiency programs, effective consumer advocacy, competitive electricity supply and green power options. Contact Information Phone:…

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Elder Services of Cape Cod and the Islands

Elder Services of Cape Cod and the Islands, Inc. (ESCCI) is a private, not-for-profit community-based organization dedicated to serving older adults in the twenty-two towns of Barnstable, Dukes, and Nantucket counties. It is the federally designated Area Agency on Aging (AAA) and the state designated Aging Services Access Point (ASAP) as well as the Aging…

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Private Practice / Patricia Mello & Associates, P.C.

Patty Mello offers a free legal clinic monthly at the Up-Island Council on Aging. The law office of Patricia Mello and Associates, P.C. provides estate planning and related legal services to clients of all ages, with a focus on the needs of elders and their families who may include disabled individuals. Such services include: Wills,…

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