Community Resource Guide: Medical Care

Local MassHealth Providers:

Charles River Community Health Center
43 Foundry Ave, Waltham
Provides: medical, dental, vision, and mental health

Boston Children's Hospital
20 Hope Avenue, Waltham
Provides: eye care, psychiatry, dermatology

Waltham Family Medicine
9 Hope Ave #151
Waltham, MA

Other Medical Care Resources:

Health Care Without Walls
148 Linden Street, Suite 208
Wellesley, MA, 02482

Dimock Health Center
A socially diverse and inclusive provider of health care. Call the number below or more information or to make an appointment.

55 Dimock Street

Roxbury, MA, 02119


MBHP supports those with mental illness or substance abuse problems by connection patients to providers and offering other support.

See their website for their various office locations.

Main Office Toll Free: 1-800-495-0086

Greater Boston Legal Services- Health and Disability Advocacy for Elders

Advocates at GBLS help the elderly to navigate their resources.

197 Friend Street
Boston, MA, 02114
Toll Free: 800-323-3205
Get help accessing health resources, clinics, and applying for insurance coverage.

Toll Free: 800-847-0710

Helps patients who don't have prescription coverage get the medicines they need. Many will get their medications free or nearly free. Either call or fill out the online request for assistance to find out if you're eligible.

For information, demonstration, or funding for medical equipment, wheelchairs, computers, or any other assistive technology.

600 Washington Street
Boston, MA, 02111
877-508-3974 (Toll Free)

Massachusetts Family Voices

A part of the Federation for Children with Special Needs. Family Voices offers support and advocacy to families with children who have special health needs.

FCSN Main Number: 617-236-7210

Immigrant Refugee Health Center at Boston Medical Center

This is a specialized trauma program for asylum seekers, survivors of torture, and refugees. IRH at BMC provides a wide array of services including helping clients receive health coverage, getting healthcare, getting mental health services, case management, career development, and doing affidavits for clients in support of their asylum cases. They also offer Citizen, Immigrant, and Refugee Navigator: which is someone in Americorps who helps to refer clients to lawyers.

They are doing everything virtually right now. There is no fee, all services are covered through MassHealth and Mass Safety Net, not billable as long as you are a Massachusetts resident.

For more info call (617)414-4648 or contact Dana at for more program info.