Westford Area Public Assistance Programs: Food Pantries, Community Suppers, Services

Westford Area Public Assistance Programs: Food Pantries, Community Suppers, Services

Looking for help with a need? See our directory of local Westford assistance programs and helpful services, such as food pantries, community suppers, and more. The Cameron Senior Center Council on Aging also has a Westford Resource GuideClick here to see a list of Littleton services.

See special list of food assistance programs during the Covid-19 emergency.

Area Food Pantries

*ID may be required

Westford Food Pantry
(at Cameron Senior Center)
20 Pleasant Street, Westford, MA
978-692-5523
www.westfordfoodpantry.org
See website for days and hours open.

Chelmsford Food Pantry
(behind Fire Station in trailer)
50 Rear Billerica Road, Chelmsford, MA
978-250-3818
Hours: Weds 5-8, Thurs 2-4, and Fri 6:30-8

Acton Food Pantry of Boxboro
235 Summer Road, Building #1
Lower level in Boxborough Business Park
978-635-9295
www.actoncommunitysupper.org
Serves Acton, Boxborough, Concord, Carlisle,
Littleton, Maynard, Stow, and Westford.

Open Pantry of Greater Lowell
13 Hurd St, Lowell, MA
978-453-6693
Serves Lowell, Billerica, N.Billerica, Chelmsford, N.Chelmsford, Dracut, Tewksbury, Tyngsborough, Westford, Wilmington.

Clothing Assistance 

Cameron Senior Center Thrift Shop
20 Pleasant Street, Westford MA
978-692-5523
https://westfordma.gov/593/Council-on-Aging

Salvation Army
150 Appleton St. Lowell, MA
978-458-3396

The Thrift Shop at All Saints’ Episcopal Church
10 Billerica Rd (Rt. 129) Chelmsford, MA
978-256-5673
https://allsaintschelmsford.dreamhosters.com/programs/thriftshop.html

Community Suppers

Table of Plenty
First Parish UU Church
2 Westford St., Chelmsford
978-710-4EAT
Tuesday 5-6PM. All are Welcome

Mt. Calvary Community Supper
472 Massachusetts Ave., Acton, MA 01720
978-263-5156
Weds. 5:00 to 6:00 p.m

Open Table, Inc.
First Parish Church of Concord
20 Lexington Rd, Concord, MA 01742
Thurs. 5:00 to 6:30 p.m.

Neighborhood Supper
Congregational Church
330 King Street, Littleton, MA 01460
978-486-3245
Tues. 5:30 to 6:30 p.m.

Emergency Housing Assistance

Community Teamwork Inc
155 Merrimack Street, Lowell, MA
978-459-0551
www.commteam.org

Substance Abuse Support

Alcoholics Anonymous 617-426-9444
Al-Anon / Alateen 508-366-0556
Narc-Anon 866-624-3578

Domestic Violence Services

Community Teamwork’s New Horizons offers a safe haven to victims of domestic violence by providing temporary emergency shelter and resources to become stabilized and gain self-sufficiency.
Contact Solange Acevedo – 978-654-5818

Hagar’s Sisters (Acton)
978-266-0053
hagarssisters.org

For one woman’s story visit autumnmiles.com.

Hospitals & Behavioral Services

Lowell General Hospital
295 Varnum Ave, Lowell, MA
978-937-6000

Emerson Hospital
133 Old Rd To Nine Acre Corner
Concord, MA 01742
978-369-1400

Lahey Behavioral Health Emergency Services
391 Varum Ave, Lowell, MA 01854
978-455-3397, 800-830-5177

Community Health

Lowell Community Health Center
161 Jackson Street, Lowell, MA 01852
978-937-9700
www.lchealth.org
Community Health Centers provide care to all, regardless of ability to pay. Interpreters available and assistance with Masshealth applications. They also offer a sliding fee pay scale.

Dental Assistance

Westford Senior Center
Westford Senior Dental Grant-for residents 60+
978-692-5523

Mass Dental Society Directory
www.massdental.org
See website for list of clinics

Emergency Services

Westford Police Station
53 Main St, Westford, MA
978-399-2345 (phone)
911 (emergency)

Tip Line: 978-399-2072
Rape Crisis Line: 978-399-2998
Alternate Number: 978-692-2161

Westford Fire Department
65 Boston Road, Westford, MA
978-692-5542 (non-emergency)
911 (emergency)

If you have other resources you think would be helpful, please contact us to suggest them.