Resource Center

shelt 6Located at 755 Worthington Street, The FOH Resource Center is the heart of our campus and is available to our clients 7 days a week. Here, FOH men and women gain access to the services that will help them repair and rebuild their lives. A fully licensed health and dental clinic operates six days a week. A resource room provides computer access and training. FOH case managers and professionals from other agencies work with clients on a daily basis to remove their obstacles to housing. Classes and activities are held on a regular basis in the Resource Center, which address issues from financial literacy and job readiness to substance abuse.

Healthcare Clinic Information

Health Care for the Homeless operates a clinic on-site at Friends of the Homeless. Healthcare is available Monday through Saturday on a walk-in basis. For clinic hours and to reach the clinic at FOH call 413-734-7140.

Springfield Department of Health and Human Services

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Community nursing services are offered on a rotating basis at a variety of sites, generally community centers and housing projects. Services consist of blood pressure readings, health screening, and referrals. To obtain a complete list of sites with days and times of nurses’ visits, call 413-787-6740.

A nurse provides health care six mornings and two evenings a week for homeless people at 769 Worthington Street. Call 734-7140 for more information. Dental services for the homeless are also available two days a week at this location. Call 731-9575 for more information.