Friendly House assists families and individuals by providing recreation, housing and job search assistance, advocacy, farmers market coupons, and immigration assistance. Referrals, socialization opportunities, emergency food pantry, holiday food distribution, emergency assistance applications for utlities, Transitional assistance, food stamps, Mass Health, and translation services are also provided. No transportation provided.
Friendly House, in cooperation with the St. Francis Nursing Home, sponsor's "Adopt a Grandparent" program. Program follows the school year calendar. Call for further information.
Friendly House runs a 24 hour emergency shelter for families at 87 Elm Street, Worc. during the Winter months only. A transitional housing program is open off-site.
Quinsigamond Village Community Center and the Worcester Interfaith Hospitality Program are also sponsored by Friendly House.