Mass Public Health Association 434 Jamaicaway, Jamaica Plain, MA02130 Mass Public Health Association is the oldest public health organization in the nation. The office works toward promoting…More laws, policies and programs that help prevent disease and injury within local homes, communities and workplaces.
Brookside Community Health Center 3297 Washington St, Jamaica Plain, MA02130 Brookside Community Health Center is a full-service medical clinic based in Jamaica Plain, serving the town and…More surrounding areas. The center provides a wide range of services to patients in the community including pediatric work, OB/GYN services, general dentistry, oral surgery and mental health services among others. Call for more information, to speak with an associate about services or to schedule an appointment.
Martha Eliot Health Center (MEHC) 75 Bickford St, Jamaica Plain, MA02130 The Martha Eliot Health Center is a full service medical facility based in Jamaica Plain, serving the town and…More surrounding areas. The center services families and children in the community and offers a wide range of services and treatments to patients. Some services include pediatric care, substance abuse treatment, ob/gyn services, and optometry treatment among many other services. Call for more information or to speak with an associate or schedule a consultation.
Head Start 315 Centre St, Jamaica Plain, MA02130 Located in the rear of the Stop & Shop shopping plaza, Jamaica Plain Head Start is one of many Boston-area…More child-care centers run by the Action for Boston Community Development (ABCD). Head Start is focused on providing comprehensive programs for low-income preschool children and their families, including education, health, dental, social, and nutritional services.
The Resource Institute for Low Entropy Systems (RILES) 179 Boylston St, Jamaica Plain, MA02130 The ReSource Institute for Low Entropy Systems (RILES) is an independent, nonprofit organization that works in…More partnership with communities in English- and Spanish-speaking countries to protect public health and the environment. It supports non-depleting, non-wasting, non-polluting methods and technologies for sustainable development. The institute is located in building P of the Brewery complex.
Ecumenical Social Action Committee 3313 Washington St, Jamaica Plain, MA02130 For more than 40 years, the Ecumenical Social Action Committee (ESAC) has been working to help neighborhood stability…More and improve the quality of life for its vulnerable residents such as seniors and youth. ESAC creates healthy and sustainable solutions with foreclosure prevention programs, senior home repair services, lead abatement coordination and loan assistance, youth programs, asthma, health and environmental education and community organizing.
Arbour Counseling Services 555 Amory St, Jamaica Plain, MA02130 Arbour Counseling Services is a division of the Arbor Health System and is located in Jamaica Plain, serving the town…More and surrounding communities. The organization offers a wide range of counseling types including group therapy, family work and individual as well as couples therapy. Arbour also provides in-home sessions for children and specializes in a variety of areas including bipolar issues, personality disorders, ADHD issues, emotional issues and developmental disabilities among other issues. Call for more information or to speak with an associate about how the center can help.
An alternative to the larger Boston supermarket chains, Harvest is a small, community-run market that offers fresh…More (and local) produce, meats and breads. Its large bulk food section is a go-to for small amounts of spices, grains and nuts. Harvest typically stocks organic and natural grocery foods, cleaning supplies and health and beauty items. There's an impressive offering of local and international cheeses, beers and wines as well.