Guide Category Index

Art by Dorchester artist Gordon K. Bugbee

The Neighborhood Guide is a database anyone can use for free to find local resources - from Neighborhood Associations to Childcare Services and Health Centers to Businesses. Click here to learn more about the guide, including its history.

To search the guide using keywords click here.

To view a list of entries, click the pertinent category below.

To view a map of the entries for any category, click its [map] link.

To view a combination of categories, select categories using the checkboxes and click the "list" or "map" at the bottom of the page.

View All: A-Z Listing

After School Programs [map]
Arts & Culture [map]
Basic Needs: clothing, food, shelter, etc. [map]
Business [map]
Child Care/Baby Sitting [map]
Civic Engagement [map]
Community Garden [map]
Community/Neighborhood Improvement [map]
Counseling/Therapy [map]
Disability Services [map]
Domestic Violence Intervention/Prevention [map]
Drugs & Alcohol Prevention/Intervention [map]
Education [map]
Environment/Nature [map]
Farmers Market [map]
Financial/Credit Counseling [map]
Fuel Assistance [map]
Healthcare [map]
Historical [map]
Home Buyer Services [map]
Job Skills Training/Trades [map]
Language Services [map]
Legal Assistance [map]
Literacy [map]
Mentoring [map]
Parenting Support/Skills Training [map]
Pets [map]
Policy/Advocacy [map]
Public Safety [map]
Religion/Spirituality [map]
Retail District Improvement [map]
Sports/Recreation [map]
Summer Programs [map]
Venue [map]
Volunteer Opportunities [map]
Weatherization [map]
Target Population
Adults [map]
Children ages 0-5 [map]
Elderly/Senior Citizens [map]
Everyone [map]
Families [map]
Immigrants [map]
Individuals with Disabilities [map]
Infants/Babies [map]
Lesbian/Gay/Bisexual/Transgender/Queer Individuals [map]
Men [map]
Other [map]
Teens ages 13-19 [map]
Women [map]
Youth ages 6-12 [map]
Neighborhoods Served
All Dorchester [map]
Adams Village [map]
Ashmont Hill [map]
Ashmont-Adams [map]
Bowdoin/Geneva [map]
Cedar Grove [map]
Clam Point [map]
Codman Square [map]
Columbia [map]
Edward Everett Square [map]
Fields Corner [map]
Four Corners [map]
Franklin Field [map]
Greater Boston Area [map]
Grove Hall [map]
Harbor Point [map]
Jamaica Plain [map]
Jones Hill [map]
Lower Mills [map]
Mattapan [map]
Meeting House Hill [map]
Melville Park [map]
Neponset Circle [map]
Peabody Slope [map]
Peabody Square [map]
Polish Triangle [map]
Pope's Hill [map]
Port Norfolk [map]
Roxbury [map]
Savin Hill [map]
Shawmut Valley [map]
St. Mark's Area [map]
Upham's Corner [map]