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Massachusetts Veterans Shelter
89 Grove Street
Worcester
Ma
01605
Phone: (508) 791-5348
Fax: (508) 791-5296
Email: denisleary@massveterans.org
Web Site: www.vetshelter.org/mvi_index_Navigator.htm
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Contact: Dennis Leary
Services: * Safe, drug and alcohol-free environment * Emergency shelter for male and female veterans * 24 hour staff * Three-phase rehabilitation program * Nutritional program - three meals per day * Case management and supportive services for all residents * On-site counselling services o MIV licensed counselors on staff o Certified veterans benefits counselor on staff o Community health link o Worcester VA clinic o Consultants * Assessment and referral services * On-site relapse prevention groups - VA clinic and Sheriff's Department * On-site Alcoholics Anonymous meetings * Compensated work therapy and supported work therapy * DVA Brockton and Bedford * Medical services o Free clinic o Podiatry clinic o Free eye exams and glasses o Chiropractic clinic o Nursing clinic - Worcester State College graduate students * Free legal services, on-site legal clinic - Worcester Bar Association * Access to detox services * Educational programs o Anger management o Relaxation and stress reduction o Health and nutrition o GED o Computer training * Limited transportation o Medical appointments o Job interviews o Work sites * On-site housing specialist - mobile outreach team * On-site employment specialist - mobile outreach team * Feed-A-Vet Food Pantry for all eligible veterans and their families * On-site laundry facilities * Access to clothing donations, clothing store * Women Veterans' Services - case management and support services for non-resident female veterans * Transitional support program for veterans who move on from the shelter
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These are the current locations, types of clients, services provided, and donations needed for Massachusetts Veterans Shelter.

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