United Way of Greater Plymouth County's Partner Agencies/Funded Initiatives

United Way of Greater Plymouth County focuses on the vital and interconnected needs of:
Education – Helping our children through early learning opportunities to be ready for school, helping our youth to be successful in school and safe through after school initiatives and mentoring in order to ensure their graduation from high school and success in higher education and gainful employment.
Health – Promoting the physical health and healthy living of our neighbors through access to health care services and preventative health education as well as treatment interventions to reduce child abuse, mental illness, substance addictions and domestic violence.
Financial Stability - Providing for the basic needs of food, shelter and clothing for our families and our most vulnerable neighbors as well as affording pathways for them to sustainable employment and decent, affordable housing.

LIVE UNITED Community Recovery Focus Areas:
•    Feeding Our Families 
•    Housing & Homelessness 
•    Access to Affordable Health Services 
•    Support for Children & Youth
•    Support for Job Training & Placement 


United Way Funded Initiatives
2021 - 2022

39 funded initiatives at 22 agencies

American Credit Counseling Service Inc.

Free One on One Counseling  (financial literacy)


Brown Bag Program at Dorn Davies Senior Center
• Helpline
Whitman Counseling Center

Boys & Girls Club of Metro South

Supporting Academic Success During and After School
Urban Farming to Combat Food Insecurity for Children and Families

The Arc of Greater Brockton

Physical & Nutritional Health and Wellness

Brockton Day Nursery

Lend a Hand
Early Education Scholarship Fund

Brockton Visiting Nurse Association

Provision of Home Health Care for Underinsured/Uninsured Elders

Catholic Charities South

Brockton Food Pantry

Family & Community Resources

Comprehensive Mental Health Services
Community Collaboration to Promote Health Equity & Well-Being

Father Bill's & MainSpring

Pathways to Good Health and Stable Housing for Our Neighbors Experiencing Homelessness: Wraparound Stabilization Services at Montello Welcome Home Again and Jack's Place 
Emergency Shelters/Triage Centers: Meeting Basic Needs and Rapidly Ending the Homelessness of our Most Vulnerable Neighbors

Health Imperatives

Penelope's Place Emergency Domestic Violence Shelter
Healthy Plymouth and South Shore
• Plymouth Women, Infants, and Children (WIC) Nutrition Program

High Point Treatment Center

Initiative Site: Prevention Services
5th Annual Youth Substance Use Prevention Conference
Initiative Site: South Shore Resource & Advocacy Center (Southeast Family Services)
Preventing Evictions & Homelessness

Massasoit Community College

Health Care Careers Initiative
Expanding Healthy Food Access Resources at Massasoit

Old Colony Y

Returning to Learning for Our Children & Youth
Preventing Evictions & Homelessness
Feeding our Families
Accessing Affordable Healthcare Services
Aspiring to Hire the Recently Unemployed

Quincy College

Scholarship Fund
HiSET- Bridges to College Program

Raising A Reader Massachusetts

Raising A Reader Brockton

Road to Responsibility

Access to Psychiatric Services for Individuals with Disabilities
 Great Places to Work

School on Wheels

Pathways to Success for Students Impacted by Homelessness & COVID-19

South Shore Conservatory

ImagineARTS - Integrated Literacy Program

The Arc of Plymouth and Upper Cape

Arc/Algonquin Heights Food Pantry
Bridging Abilities Through Technology 

The Arc of the South Shore

Health Matters: Improving the Physical and Mental Health of Individuals with Intellectual & Developmental Disabilities

The Charity Guild

Emergency Food Pantry

The Salvation Army of Brockton 

Emergency Housing Assistance