Community Resources 

for Acton & Boxborough

a service of Acton-Boxborough United Way

Town Community Service Coordinators 

The Community Service Coordinators for each town are available to help you navigate what resources are applicable to you and help you access these resources related to financial support (incl food, fuel, ...), healthcare, substance abuse, mental health, crisis intervention, housing, career and legal services, domestic violence, transportation. 

We All Need Help Sometimes. Talk to someone who can help! Call 211 Now


For information on additional topics, Mass211 is a great resource.

Mass 211 (Call 2-1-1 from your phone) is an easy-to-remember telephone number that connects callers to information about critical health and human services available in their community. It serves as a resource for finding government benefits and services, nonprofit organizations, support groups, volunteer opportunities, donation programs, and other local resources. 

Available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, Mass 211 is an easy way to find or give help in your community.  Live translation is available in 140 languages.

 A-B United Way is proud to support Mass211. 

Need a little help? Find local resources.

Emerson Health also created a website to find local help.   Visit to find local resources for a wide variety of needs — including food, housing, mental health, childcare, senior care, transportation, and more.

This video explains how this works.