FAMILY HEALTHY BEGINNINGS

PREVENTIVE HEALTH

CFMP INITIATIVE

FIRST AID / CPR

​TRAININGS

All residents that are income eligible should apply to the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, you can apply online or in person


To apply online:


  • Go the Virtual Gateway Online Application for Services page, check the box for SNAP, and click continue.
  • Read the instructions carefully as eligibility requirements can change.
  • You will see your application number, and you must select a password that should be easy to remember.
  • Fill out the online application and submit it.
  • The Department of Transitional Assistance (DTA) will contact you, mostly by a phone call and a letter, to let you know what documents you need to provide to complete the process of your application.
  • You will be assigned a Social Worker to take care of your case, if you have any questions contact this person directly, her/his name and telephone number will be in the letter that the DTA will send to you.
  • It is very important to send the required documents to the DTA as soon as possible, they can be mailed of faxed.


To apply in person:


  • You can apply in person at our office on 143 Harvard Avenue, contact us at 617-347-5624 for an appointment.
  • You can find DTA offices calling the toll-free number 1-800-249-2007

 THE FAMILY HEALTHY BEGINNINGS INITIATIVE PROMOTES PREVENTIVE HEALTH FOR ALL. ALWAYS CONTACT YOUR PHYSICIAN IF YOU HAVE A HEALTH CONCERN

Chronic Disease Prevention and Management


Committed to promoting healthy living for all, the Community Financial Management Program offers a variety of activities for those who suffer from or at risk for developing chronic diseases.

FAMILY HEALTHY BEGINNINGS INITIATIVE