Cash Assistance

Provides cash and medical benefits to needy families and individuals who are not receiving welfare or Supplemental Security Income (SSI). Income Eligibility applies.

Phone: (978) 665-8700

Address: 473 Main Street, Fitchburg, MA 01420

Massachusetts workers who have lost their jobs through no fault of their own are covered by unemployment insurance. Cash benefits for a maximum of 30 weeks. Many unemployed workers qualify for health insurance benefits through the Medical Security Program. You can also get help finding a new job or training for a new career. Workers fired from their job for good reason, or who quit by choice are not eligible. You may get partial.

Phone: (877) 626-6800

Provide cash assistance for people who are 65 or older and for people of any age who are disabled or blind.

Phone: (800) 772-1213

Address: Social Security, Philbin Federal Building, Rm 301, 881 Main Street, Fitchburg, MA 01420

Provides cash and medical assistance to needy families with dependent children, including pregnant women, to help them meet their children’s basic needs. Families with at least one child under 18 years of age living in the home. Must meet financial requirements, have a social security number. Must be a U.S. citizen or an eligible noncitizen and be a resident of Massachusetts.

Phone: (800) 249-2007 / (978) 665-8700 / (800) 997-2555

Address: 473 Main Street, Fitchburg, MA 01420