Food Pantries – Different food pantries around the county – County-wide Food Pantries and Meal Sites Word Doc

SNAP – Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program – provides funds for foods for income – eligible families. Formerly food stamps –

WIC Resources to healthy foods for Women, Infants, and Children under 5 –


Adams Housing Authority –

Berkshire Housing Authority –

North Adams Housing Authority

RAFT – Provides financial help to those with housing emergencies such as past due rent and those facing eviction. –

Williamstown Housing Authority


Alternative Living Centers – Outpatient addiction treatment centers for all & structured resident living centers (male only) –

Community Health Programs, Inc – Primary care doctors and dentists. Accepts MassHealth. –

Ecu-Health Care – Helps people sign up for health insurance –

Elizabeth Freeman Center – Confidential services for survivors of domestic violence and sexual assaults including court advocacy, emergency shelter, counseling –

Mass Rehab Commission – Helps people with disabilities live and work independently –


Workforce Development and Community Education | Berkshire Community College (

Adult Evening Courses – McCann Technical School 2023

Office of Student Financial Services (

Mildred Elley Career Training in Albany, NYC, and Pittsfield (

Northern Berkshire Adult Education – Located on MCLA’s campus in the Library – Continuing adult basic education and GED/HiSet Classes; ESL classes – 413-662-5310