By referral only thru Admissions Dept at McInnis House (617)522-7080 x160, x156, or x100 (after hours); fax after hrs 522-0853
Homeless women with medical condition
Hours of Operation:
Mon-Fri 8:30AM to 4:30PM office; provide 24 hour service
The Betty Snead House is an 18-bed medical respite unit for homeless, adult women. The unit provides short term recuperative care for those women unable to withstand the rigors of the streets and shelters due to a medical condition. The program focuses primarily on medical and nursing needs. Staff will provide additional services such as benefits eligibility applications, mental health and substance abuse counseling both individually and in groups, AA meetings, and physical therapy.