COMMUNITY RESOURCE DIRECTORY

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General Information and Services

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Substance Use Disorder Resources

National: SAMHSA's National Helpline
State: Massachusetts Helpline
Local: Champion Plan Information
Prevention Services: Brockton Mayor’s Opioid Overdose Prevention Coalition: http://opioidoverdoseprevention.org/bmoocp/

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Business Resources

Better Business Bureau
(To report customer service issues or poor business practices)
508-652-4800

Massachusetts Attorney General's Office
Public Inquiry & Assistance Center Hotline: 617-727-8400
Available from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. You may file consumer complaints via email any day at any time by completing our Consumer Complaint form.

Fair Labor Intake: 617-727-3465

Insurance & Health Care Consumer Helpline: 888- 830-6277

Insurance Fraud Tipline: 617-573-5330
Available 24 hours a day, this tipline is intended for calls pertaining to fraud in any of the following: workers' compensation, motor vehicle insurance, disability, health care billing, and unemployment insurance.

Victim Compensation: 617-727-2200, ext. 2160

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Vocational, Employment, Labor and Educational Resources

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Housing Resources

Brockton Housing Authority
45 Goddard Road
Brockton, MA 02301
508-588-6880

Housing Solutions for Southeastern MA:
45 Goddard Road
Brockton, MA 02301
781-585-7483

Lead Abatement Program
Self Help Inc.
142 Crescent St.
Brockton, MA 02301
508-588-4049

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Foreclosure Assistance

Foreclosure Assistance
NeighborWorks (Formerly Neighborhood Housing Services)
68 Legion Parkway
617-770-2227

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Food/Shelter Assistance

SNAP (formerly the food stamps program)
Massachusetts Department of Transitional Assistance
75 Commerical St.
Brockton, MA 02301
508-895-7000
SNAP Hotline at 866-956-FOOD (3663)

Women, Infants and Children Nutrition Program (WIC)
Local Office
795 Pleasant St.
Brockton, MA 02301
508-588-8241

Mainspring Shelter
54 N. Main St.
508-587-5441

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Fuel Assistance

Self-Help Inc.
1362 Main St.
Brockton, MA 02301
508-588-5440

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Legal Issues

Mass Legal Services - South Coastal Counties
508-586-2110
1-800-244-9023

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Registry of Motor Vehicles

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Veterans' Services

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State/Federal Agencies

Department of Children and Families (DCF)
110 Mulberry St.
508-894-3700

(24 hour abuse hotline)
800-792-5200

Department of Developmental Services (DDS)
500 Belmont St.
508-427-8525

Department of Mental Health (DMH)
165 Quincy St.
508 897-2000
(24 hour crisis line) 877-670-9957

Massachusetts Rehabilitation Commission
110 Mulberry St.
508-583-1530

Department of Transitional Assistance Office (DTA)
60 Main St.
508-895-7000

Department of Housing & Community Development (DHCD)
60 Main St.
508-895-7000

Department of Public Health (DPH) BSAS report line
617-624-5171
https://www.mass.gov/how-to/file-a-complaint

Social Security
30 Christy’s Drive
888-717-1524

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