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Refugee Health

Resources for Local Refugees and their Healthcare Providers

African Community Education Program (ACE)

African Community Education Program (ACE)

offers educational programs, mentoring, and ESL classes for African immigrant refugee children.

24 Chatham Street
Worcester, MA 01609
(508) 799-3653

Dr. James A. Caradonio New Citizens Center

Dr. James A. Caradonio New Citizens Center,

or NCC, a part of the Worcester Public School System, provides education to students assigned a grade level based on previous educational experience. Focus on English language learners.

1407A Main Street
Worcester, MA  01603
(508) 799-3494

Urban Missionaries of Our Lady of Hope

Urban Missionaries of Our Lady of Hope

provides advocacy services, language and work skills, citizenship assistance, along with food, clothing, and furniture

242 Canterbury St.
Worcester, MA 01603
(508) 831-7455

Friendly House

Friendly House

offers information and referral, translation, job search, mentoring (ages 13-17) and immigration services. Otherservices include food and clothing distribution

   36 Wall Street, Worcester, MA 01604
   Jennifer Lonergan, Program Coordinator
   Email –
jlonergan@friendlyhousema.org
   (508) 755-4362

Southeast Asian Center

The Southeast Asian Center

provides educational services (including ESL) and support services for Southeast Asian immigrant families

484 Main Street, Suite 400

Worcester, MA 01608

(508) 791-4373

Contact: Andrew Le

New Lands Farm

Looking to get involved with growing and selling traditional and seasonal produce? Check out Ascentria’s own New Lands Farm for job opportunities

14 East Worcester St., Suite 300
Worcester, MA 01604
(774) 243-3900

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Worcester Public Schools Adult Learning Center

Worcester Public Schools Adult Learning Center

offers ESL and citizenship classes

         24 Chatham Street
         Worcester, MA 01609
         (508) 799-3090

Worcester Refugee Assistance Project (WRAP)

Worcester Refugee Assistance Project (WRAP)

offers English language assistance, family mentorship, health advocacy, youth development, transportation, drivers education, after-school homework/tutoring and more!

484 Main St Suite 400
Worcester, MA 01608

Flats Mentoring Farm

Flats Mentor Farm

offers hands-on training for practicing sustainable farming

769 Main Street
Lancaster, MA 01523
(413) 658-4279