COVID-19: Public Resources

Resources for guests, partners*, and the public. Page will be continually updated.

  • Women can call Rosie’s Place Advocacy Helpline at 617.318.0236.
  • For general help, call 2-1-1 or use the HelpSteps app or at
  • Boston residents can call 3-1-1.

Your Health & COVID-19

DO NOT avoid testing or treatment for lack of coverage!

  • DON’T wait for medical help. Call your provider or Boston Health Line at 617.534.5050!
  • MassHealth covers 100% of COVID-19 testing and treatment. Private insurance covers most, if not all, COVID-19 needs.
  • For MassHealth Assistance, call 800.841.2900 (TTY 800.497.4648), or apply online.

General COVID-19 information:

Information may change often. Please check back.
Resources in alphabetical order:


  • At-home learning
  • Cash Assistance and DTA
  • Childcare and Schools
  • Domestic Violence
  • Finances, Debt, and Taxes
  • Food Assistance and School Meals
  • Health care and COVID-19 testing
  • Health Insurance
  • Housing and Shelter
  • Internet, Computers and Phone
  • Immigration
  • Legal Help
  • Playgrounds and Parks
  • Transportation
  • Unemployment
  • Utilities
  • Additional Resources
*Thanks to Economic Mobility Pathways (EMPath) for allowing us to share  information they have compiled and for partnering to make vital resources available to the community.