17 Court Street
Boston, MA 02108
Telephone: Services: 617-371-1800 -or- Post-Incarceration Program: 617-371-1899 - Fax: Services: 617-371-1771 -or- Case Management: 617-371-1824
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org, email@example.com - Web site: www.nechv.org
Front desk staff for services or Viamelo Zapata for Post-Incarceration Program
The New England Center for Homeless Veterans provides a wide variety of services for men and women veterans who are homeless, unemployed or underemployed. These include the following:
Residential Program: Leads homeless veterans from crisis situations to self-sufficiency and independence.
Specialized Counseling - The services address a variety of issues such as substance abuse, mental health, combat and non-combat related post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), financial assistance and family reconciliation.
Case Management Services - A qualified case manager is provided to all residential program participants ensuring that specific needs are addressed and an individualized program is devised for each person.
Medical Program: The Center has the facilities to provide business-hour medical care for all residents.
Supply Service: The Shelter provides clothing and toiletries to veterans at no cost.
Job Placement Program: Specialized vocational counseling, job development and job coaching services for veterans.
Housing Program: Assistance to veterans in identifying and accessing affordable housing.
Veterans Training School: A comprehensive vocational training program leading to full employment.
Office hours are M-F: 9am-5pm. The Shelter telephone line is always available.
Requirements / Restrictions:
All discharges are now accepted. Both men and women are eligible but families are not.
Green line: Government Center stop; Orange line: State St stop.
(Categories for this entry: Housing, Shelters, Veterans)
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