Healthcare for the Homeless

Providing affordable, accessible and acceptable health care to homeless men, women and children.


Our Team

Our team includes physicians, nurse practitioners, nurses, social workers and community health workers. This lets us provides the care that our homeless patients need.

What We Do

We provide health care to people experiencing homelessness in shelters, soup kitchens, drop-in centers and the streets of Cambridge and Somerville, MA.

This includes:

  • Primary care services
  • Outreach clinics in Cambridge at the Cambridge Salvation Army, the CASPAR Emergency Service Center and the St. Patrick's Women's Shelter. The CASPAR clinic is for people suffering from the disease of addiction
  • Street outreach once a week
  • Care management services at family shelters in Cambridge
  • Dental screenings twice monthly at the Salvation Army site. We also link people to same day treatment at the CHA Dental Clinic at the Windsor Street Care Center in Cambridge
  • Inpatient rounds at CHA Cambridge Hospital for homeless patients. This includes helping inpatient medical teams with discharge planning and treatment plans for homeless patients

    Find Us

  • Cambridge Salvation Army Clinic

    402 Mass Ave. Cambridge, MA Get Directions

    Hours

    M: 1 pm - 3 pm
    T: 10 am - 12 pm
    W: 7:30 am - 12 pm
    Th: 9 am - 1 pm
    F 9 am - 12 pm

  • CASPAR Emergency Services Center Clinic

    240 Albany St. Cambridge, MA Get Directions

    Hours

    T: 9 am - 12 pm
    Th: 9 am - 1 pm
    F 8 am - 11 am

  • St. Patrick's Women's Shelter

    270 Washington Street Somerville, MA Get Directions

    Hours

    Th: 5 pm - 8 pm

  • Healthcare for the Homeless

    1035 Cambridge Street | Suite 26 Cambridge, MA 02141 Get Directions
    P: (617) 806-8781

    Contact Us

  • Mark McGovern

    Program Director P: (617) 806-8781