Centerboard is pleased to announce a partnership with BMC HealthNet Plan, in support of our popular tax prep program VITA (Volunteer Income Tax Assistance). This is the fourth year that Centerboard is providing this free service and we encourage everyone to give us a call to learn more at (339) 883-2416.
BMC HealthNet Plan manages healthcare coverage for Massachusetts' residents participating in MassHealth (Medicaid) and ConnectorCare -- subsidized health insurance programs for low-income individuals, as well as a commercial product. BMC HealthNet Plan is ranked in the top 10 among Medicaid plans in the nation according to the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) Medicaid Health Insurance Plan Rankings, 2013-2014. BMC HealthNet Plan also earned Excellent Accreditation from NCQA for its Medicaid plan for the fourth time in a row. They are based in Boston with offices also located in New Bedford and Springfield.
Centerboard Arts strives to bring the community together by offering unique arts and culture opportunities for children and adults alike. We aim to make our HQ a hub of activity through our art shows, music classes, recording studio and artist-in-residence programs. Come on down and see for yourself!
Centerboard Volunteers has a host of opportunities for those interested in giving back to the community. Whether its teaching ESOL classes, knitting blankets, being a Budget Coach, sorting and organizing books, or gallery sitting, we welcome you to join us!
Centerboard Education focuses on improving literacy among Lynn school age children. Having students reach their appropriate reading level by grade three is crucial. We contribute to this mission by giving away hundreds of free books per week via our Big Red Bookshelf program and community outreach to churches, childcare centers and youth organizations.
Centerboard Family Services keys on bringing families and children in flux into stable situations. Whether it’s getting families out of shelter and into permanent housing or assisting parents and children who are having trouble at home, our Families program is committed to helping, educating and empowering our clients so that they can take the next step forward into productive and successful lives.