Human Services

To establish and administer programs and services for the benefit of the City’s elderly, low-income, minority and disabled. To promote a safe, healthy, and financially stable city through collaborative planning, community action, and policy advocacy for Everett residents.

The Office of Human Services helps Everett residents with many types of assistance. The main purpose of the office is information and referral. The staff is well informed about the different programs that would be helpful to residents. Common questions include topics such as food stamps, fuel assistance, evictions, utility termination, Massachusetts health, elderly transportation, food pantries, shelters and housing questions, domestic violence, and transitional assistance.