Every week we welcome community partners to the Center.
These partners provide specific support services to our participants that help the Amherst Survival Center meet it’s mission.
We are so proud to host these community partners and the services they offer to our community:
- Tuesdays, 11:30am-12:30pm: SNAP (Food Stamps) Applications (help completing, submitting and monitoring applications for SNAP: with the Food Bank of Western MA
- Tuesdays, 1pm-2:30pm: Salvation Army Emergency Vouchers (clothing, eyeglasses, prescriptions) for people who live in Amherst, Hadley, Pelham, Leverett, Shutesbury, Sunderland, Whately), with Meg
- Thursdays, 12pm-4pm: Health Insurance: Brenda from Health Care for the Homeless (this schedule in effect thru the end of January, it will then resume to 1:30-4pm)
- Thursdays, 2pm-6pm: Case Management (counseling), Charlyn from Eliot Homeless Services
Seasonal: Fuel Assistance (by appointment), with Sarah from Community Action.
Schedule of Community Partners & Weekly Programs
11am – 1pm Information and Referral with Meg
11:30am -12:30pm SNAP (food stamps) with Ruth from the Food Bank of Western Massachusetts
1:00pm-2:30pm Emergency vouchers from Salvation Army with Meg
11:30am -1 pm Job Search Assistance
12:00pm -4:00pm health insurance with Brenda from Health Care for the Homeless
2:00pm – 6:00pm Case Management with Cherlyn from Eliot Homeless Services