Care for the Community: Volunteer Coordination Program

Get involved! Donating your time, energy, and possibly resources can be rewarding for you and those you help. It can make you feel good, and it provides essential support to our nonprofit community as they fill gaps in services and address our Island’s most pressing challenges and cultural needs. How does it work? Sign up…

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Handhold

Handhold was created by a team of mental health and child development experts in partnership with parents who have gone through what you are going through. Our goal? To guide you in caring for your child’s mental health and emotional well-being. Family partners and parents of kids with similar experiences to yours told us what…

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Houses of Grace

Houses of Grace, an overnight winter shelter program for our unhoused neighbors, typically runs each night beginning at 7:00 pm, until 7:00 am, from January 1 through March 31 each year. Although COVID-19 has forced our organization to consider closing for the 2021 season, current efforts to find alternative ways to provide shelter are ongoing….

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Yoga Classes on Martha’s Vineyard

Martha’s Vineyard Yoga is a website about all things yoga on the island of Martha’s Vineyard – workshops, class cancellations, instructor substitutions, etc. Contact Information Email: alison@marthasvineyardyoga.comWebsite: http://www.marthasvineyardyoga.com/

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Martha’s Vineyard Substance Use Disorder Coalition

The mission of the Martha’s Vineyard Substance Use Disorder Coalition is to engage, advocate, inform, and bring awareness to substance use disorder through education, prevention, treatment, and recovery to build a healthy, safe, and addiction-free community. Get Help Now Contact Information Email: info@mvsud.orgWebsite: https://www.mvsud.org/ Phone: 508-693-7900 x222

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Department of Transitional Assistance (DTA)

You may be eligible for the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), also known as food stamps. The Department of Transitional Assistance (DTA) administers SNAP benefits. SNAP provides a monthly benefit to buy nutritious foods. To receive SNAP, you must be low income and be a US citizen or legal noncitizen (restrictions apply). Eligibility for SNAP…

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Planned Parenthood – Greater Boston

Provides comprehensive reproductive and complementary health care services in settings that preserve and protect the essential privacy and rights of each individual. Provides educational programs that enhance understanding of individual and societal implications of human sexuality. Accepts most health insurance plans.  View accepted health insurance Book an appointment online Contact Information Phone: 800-258-4448 Website: https://www.plannedparenthood.org/health-center/massachusetts/boston/02215/greater-boston-health-center-3293-90610…

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CONNECT to End Violence

Martha’s Vineyard Community Services CONNECT to End Violence program provides free, confidential services to victims/survivors of domestic and sexual violence as well as for their family members and significant others. CONNECT has a 24 Hour Hotline: 508-696-SAFE (7233) that is staffed by trained rape crisis counselors who provide immediate response to any physical or emotional crisis arising…

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Recovery Research Institute

The Recovery Research Institute is a leading nonprofit research institute of Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, dedicated to the advancement of addiction treatment and recovery. ADDICTION-ARY: Access a glossary of over 200 top addiction-related terms defined. ADDICTION 101: Get information and resources on the protective and risk factors, epidemiology, etiology, phenomenology, and typology…

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