Charlestown Community Resource Guide

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Resource Name Type of Organization Key Programs Offered

"e" inc.

After School Programs / Actividades después de la Escuela, Arts, Culture & History / Arte, Cultura, y Historia, Education /Educación, Parks & Open Spaces / Parques y espacios abiertos, Summer + Vacation Programs / Programas de verano y vacacionales Visits to "e" inc. Environment Science Discovery and Action Center in Charlestown. Kids Green their School (public school science and conservation program remaining at sites all year). Planet Protectors Science Teams (after school programming remaining at sites all year). ChangeMakers (a yearlong 2-afternoons-a-week science and action program for youth in several neighborhoods including Charlestown). "e" inc. Discovery Summer Program - two one-week summer programs end-August on different science topics -- fun involvements, field trips, rowing, science experiments, art, etc,) This year: Bugs week 1; Primates, week 2). Field Trips all Summer to Fort Point Channel and The Allendale Woods (West Roxbury).

Abraham Lincoln Post 11, GAR

Veteran Services / Servicios a Veteranos Veterans Outreach Program

Annual Monument Square Halloween Parade

Arts, Culture & History / Arte, Cultura, y Historia Coming Soon

Artists Group of Charlestown

Arts, Culture & History / Arte, Cultura, y Historia The Artists Group of Charlestown holds multiple annual exhibits at the StoveFactory Art Gallery (including work from Charlestown's elementary schools)and Art in the Park at City Square, Charlestown MA. The exhibits are open to the public both for viewing and exhibiting. The Gallery space is available for rent depending on scheduling.

Bunker Hill Associates

Neighborhood Association / Asociaciones de vecindarios Grants given out annually in November

Center for Medical Simulation

Education /Educación Founded in 1993, the Center for Medical Simulation (CMS) was one of the world’s first healthcare simulation centers. Two decades of simulation training to improve quality of care later, CMS continues to be a global leader in the field. CMS offers training in Boston and around the world for physicians, nurses, healthcare educators, and care teams.

CharlesNewtown Housing Cooperative

Housing / Vivienda Coming Soon

Charlestown Boys and Girls Club

After School Programs / Actividades después de la Escuela Education Arts Music Phys.Ed. Aquatics Social Recreation

Charlestown Chamber of Commerce

Neighborhood Association / Asociaciones de vecindarios Community events designed to promote small businesses in Charlestown

Charlestown Coalition

Addiction + Substance Abuse / Abuso de Alcohol y Drogas, Basic Needs: Food pantry, clothes, shelter etc. / Necesidades básicas: Despensa de alimentos, Ropa, Refugio, etc, Counseling + Therapy / Servicios de consejería + Salud Mental What We Do: The Charlestown Coalition has a number of programs and initiatives, focused on enhancing youth protective factors, supporting individuals through drug and alcohol recovery, addressing mental and basic health needs, and making systemic and environmental changes within Charlestown and Boston at large. Our programs include: Turn it Around- Youth program- Charlestown Family Support Circle- Linking children and families to community services to address basic needs and mental health services- Life Skills Curriculum- Prevention program- Community Outreach Services for those with a substance use disorder or their families- Narcan Trainings