Codman Square Health Center

SCI Breakfast | May 25

There will be a free breakfast and conversation with SCI (Social Capital Inc.) President David Crowley, SCI AmeriCorps members, and partners at Codman Square Health Center. They will be discussing SCI's inspiring mission and programming, in Dorchester and throughout Eastern Massachusetts. 

SCI’s mission is to strengthen communities by connecting diverse individuals and organizations through civic engagement initiatives. 

Jay Ash, Secretary for Housing and Economic Development for the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, will join to offer some introductory remarks about social capital.

Come learn about how ways to get involved with SCI, including volunteering, being an SCI AmeriCorps host site or SCI AmeriCorps member, serving on our Board of Directors, or donating vital funds. 

 

When: Wednesday, May 25, at 8 a.m >> Read More

Narcan Training | April 28

Please join Four Corners Main Street and Codman Square NDC for a Free Narcan Training. 

In the past year, Massachusetts communities have seen a spike in the number of nonfatal opioid overdose and deaths. Since 2007, more than 3,200 people in Boston have received training on how to administer Narcan, a medication sed to reverse and prevent opioid overdose. Narcan has been credited with reversing nearly 400 overdoses in Boston in recent years. Statewide, the Massachusetts Department of Public Health estimates that 2,000 lives have been saved due to Narcan.

At this training, which is conducted by the Boston Public Health Commission, participants will learn about the importance of calling 9-1-1 in the event of an overdose, how to perform rescue breathing and administer nasal Narcan and treatment options to opioid users. 

When: Thursday, April 28, 2016 6pm ~ 8:00pm  >> Read More

Promoting Walkability: Creating Safe and Active Neighborhoods | April 5

Dates: 

April 5, 2016
9:30am-12:30pm, 9:00am refreshments

Location: 

Codman Square Health Center
Black Box Theater
637 Washington Street
Dorchester, MA 02124

Instructors:  >> Read More

Give Kids a Smile | April 9

Join Codman Square Health Center for free dental services (educational, preventative & restorative). This is available for all children, from first tooth to 18 years old. No appointment is necessary.

When: Saturday April 9 from 9:00am-12:00pm 

Where: Codman Square Health Center, 637 Washington Street Dorchester, MA 02124

The Choice Is Yours | March 3 & 4

Please join Codman Square Health Center for an evening of dynamic performances, dialogue, and reflection on the impact that people’s identities and choices have on their sexual health.

Date: Thursday March 3rd and Friday March 4th
Time: 6:00-8:00 pm
Location: Black Box Theatre, 10 Epping St. Dorchester, MA 02124

 

Housing 101 | Feb 9

  • Do you have questions about different types of affordable housing including Section 8?
  • Find out more about eligibility criteria and application process.
  • Come to the Housing 101 workshop at Codman Square Health Center.

When: Tuesday,  Feb 09 10:00 am

Where: Codman Square Health Center | 637 Washington St.
Dorchester, MA 02124

 

By Registration Only

RSVP: Resource Connector | 617.822.8239

Free Tax Services | Jan 20- April 18

For Families Who Earned Less Than $54K in 2015. Get your taxes prepared for free and receive tax benefits for eligible families or individuals. Part of the Boston Tax Help Coalition. Beginning Wednesday January 20, 2016 through April 18., 2016. 

When: Mondays & Wednesdays from 4:00pm to 8:00pm and Saturdays from 9:00am to 1:00pm

Where:  

  • Codman Square Wellness & Fitness Center - 450 Washington Street, Dorchester, MA 
  • Dorchester House Multi Service Center - 1353 Dorchester Ave, Dorchester, MA

For More information :  call 617-635-4500 or visit BostonTaxHelp.org

 

Coming Out and Keeping the Faith | Nov 5

The Stigma Subcommittee of Connect-to-Protect (C2P) Boston, in collaboration with its partners, cordially invite you to their 3rd annual Coming Out and Keeping the Faith panelThe theme this year will be: If we are to end the HIV epidemic among communities of color, then #black (GAY & TRANS ) lives should and must matter. This conversation will take a critical look at the role of the Black Lives Matters movement, the church, and how young Black & Latino men who have sex with men and trans communities can live long, fulfilling, and healthy lives within them. 

When: Thursday, November 5th at 5:30 pm

Where: The Black Box Theatre at Codman Square Health Center 10 Epping St, Dorchester, MA.

Light refreshments will be provided

Free and confidential HIV testing available
All are welcome!

Union Capital Boston Relaunch and Resource Fair | June 13

event flyer

Join Union Capital Boston as they relaunch their mission, model, and new mobile app! Some of the many organizations represented at the resource fair will be City Hall to Go, Dudley Street Neighborhood Initiative, Santander Bank, Fields Corner Thrivein5, and more!

 

When: Saturday, June 13th

3:00PM-5:00PM

Where: Codman Square Health Center

Great Hall

6 Norfolk Street, Dorchester

For more info/ To RSVP: https://www.facebook.com/events/1666714826882265/

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Dining with Diabetes | June 18

dining with Diabetes flyer

Dining with Diabetes, a cooking and nutrition group for diabetic patients, is beginning soon and sign-ups have already begun! Learn to cook diabetes-friendly meals and learn about important diabetic nutrition. 

 

When:  The third Thursday of every month

4:30PM-6:00PM

Where: Codman Square Health Center

637 Washington Street Dorchester

To sign up: Call Omar Salman at (617)822-8290

 

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