Street Outreach services include housing assistance, connections to detox & treatment, medical and behavioral health, recovery support and harm reduction. The Street Outreach Team offers a helping hand in a nonjudgmental manner, closely collaborating with local agencies to ensure efficient, effective and appropriate referrals.
The Health Department Outreach & Prevention facilitates:
Mobilize Recovery Day of Service, Saturday September 30, 2020 10am-noon at the Senior Center,14 Wallace Ave (moved due to weather) click here for flyer
Medication take back day, Saturday October 28, 2023 @ 718 Main Street (City Hall) click here for flyer
Prevention work is funded through two grants awards from MA Department of Public Health: Overdose to Action (OD2A) and MassCALL3. Outreach & Prevention programs are also made possible through the support of The Community Foundation of North Central Massachusetts, City of Fitchburg CDBG, City of Fitchburg ARPA and Commonwealth of Massachusetts ARPA.