Catholic Charities – Worcester

GED Classes


Joanne Chester–


GED classes for homeless, recently homeless & at risk individuals from September – June
Monday –Thursday,
Time 8:30 am-2:30 pm
There is on-site childcare. Transportation is offered yet limited. Computer Instruction also available. These courses are intended for those ages 16 and up. Must contact Joanne Chester (508) 860-2215.
Citizenship Classes


Bob Cronin at (508) 860-2228


4 hours per week:  $30 fee includes all materials.  Held during the day & evening.
Tues. & Thursdays, 6:00 pm–8:00 pm
Wed. & Fri. 9:00 am–10:30 am


Registration is Free
Walk in or call for an appointment.  (508) 860-2228 for the citizenship classes and (508) 860-2215 for the GED. Agency follows the Worcester Public Schools schedule. Enter any time. Works w/people  on their level. Registration is ongoing.

Food Pantry

(508) 860-2237


Food distribution Monday through Friday, 11:30 am–2:30 pm.
Homeless Prevention Center


Families receive emergency assistance, food and help with budgeting skills to prevent homelessness, while others find usable, wearable clothing at the Catholic Charities boutique.
Parents and children find emergency shelter and transitional services at Catholic Charities Youville House and at the Little Brown House through Catholic Charities partnership with Street, Mary's Parish.


Contact Information

Phone 2
10 Hammond Street, Worcester, MA 01610
Zip/Post Code
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