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  • Boston’s 311 line can now connect citizens with addiction recovery services

    Boston’s 311 line can now connect citizens with addiction recovery services

    Tuesday afternoon, the city of Boston announced that people looking for addiction recovery services can now call 311 for help. Officials hope this new integration will make it easier for Bostonians to find a recovery program for themselves or their loved ones. “A lot of families… don’t know who they should call or when they […]

  • Boston shelters expand hours and outreach efforts for winter

    Boston shelters expand hours and outreach efforts for winter

    Photo: Sushant Bhosale The city of Boston’s emergency shelters are preparing for winter with expanded hours, more overflow spaces and extended outreach efforts. Additionally, shelters will coordinate with private shelters and agencies like the police department and Boston Healthcare for the Homeless. The Boston Public Health Commission, which oversees the city’s homeless services, provided Spare […]