Covid-19 Community Resources
Please check here for the latest resources in Watertown to help assist during COVID-19
Watertown Boys & Girls Club has put together a list of organizations in town to help assist with COVID-19. We will add to and update this list as new information becomes available.
Watertown Emergency Rental Assistance Resource
Please view the Watertown Emergency Assistance Flyer posted below. The Deadline to Apply is September 24th, 2020.
Watertown Community Foundation
The Watertown Community Foundation has developed the Watertown Mutual Aid Network to use to get help when you need it, help others when you can, and stay connected with our community!
Watertown Public Schools
WPS CORONAVIRUS UPDATES:
WPS School Nutrition:
The School Nutrition Department is distributing breakfast and lunch on Monday, Wednesday, and Friday from 11:00-1:00. During these hours, meals for two days are supplied to any WPS family who can benefit from this service. If you are not able to pick up meals at these times, please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org. Currently, the School Nutrition Department is providing meals to more than 100 students.
WPS Extended Learning
Free online courses, lessons & practice. You can learn anything. Expert-created content and resources for every course and level. Always free.
Social Service Resource Specialists
The Watertown Social Services Resource Specialist (SSRS) Program created this spreadsheet for the community to share resources during the COVID-19 pandemic. The SSRS Program can be reached at 617-744-9585.
Live Well Watertown
Watertown Food Pantry
DUE TO COVID-19 HOURS ARE AS FOLLOWS:
ONLY TUESDAYS, 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM
LOCATION: The Food Pantry is located at the rear of the Belmont-Watertown United Methodist Church at 80 Mt. Auburn Street. The entrance to the Food Pantry is around the left corner of the church (formerly St. John’s) from the parking lot at the side of the building, basement level. Look for the Watertown Food Pantry signs.
Watertown residents need to bring identification including proof of address (driver’s license, rent, or utility receipt). A five-day supply of food is available each month, as well as information about other food pantries in the area. Out of town residents can be served once per year.
CONTACT: Call the Council on Aging/Senior Center at 617-972-6490 for more information, to volunteer, and to donate.
For more information about how to best protect yourself and slow the spread of coronavirus in our community, consult these sources:
- FlattenTheCurve.com– a clear presentation of how each person can help keep everyone safe
- Centers for Disease Control (CDC)
- World Health Organization (WHO)
- Massachusetts Dept of Public Health
- Town of Watertown Coronavirus Information