Community Directory

A listing of offerings for Northeastern's neighbors

Boston Guild for the Hard of Hearing

New and used assistive listening devices, and aural rehabilitation and speech-reading classes provided by the Hearing Instrument Outreach Program.
TTD/DDY: 617.373.8927

Community Advocacy Program

Free and confidential domestic-violence services for health-center clients and community residents.

People Exercising Program

A community-based group exercise program for prediabetics over 40.

Pregnant and Postpartum Women and Their Infants Study

Comprehensive services for Latina women, their infants, and other children in treatment in Greater Boston.

Alcoholics Anonymous meetings


Bio Blitz Survey of Intertidal Invertebrates on Boston Harbor Islands

A survey for Boston citizens to join as volunteer researchers.

Catholic, Jewish, and Muslim Services

Catholic Mass celebrated Sundays in the Fenway Center (formerly St. Ann’s Church); Shabbat services held Fridays in the Hillel Center on St. Stephen Street; Jum’ah services held Fridays in the Sacred Space in the Ell Building.

Marine Science Center

Regular lectures by faculty on relevant topics to Boston civic groups.

Open Classroom Policy Series

Weekly guest lectures sponsored by the School of Public Policy and Urban Affairs on important topics of the day.

School of Architecture

Lectures from nationally and internationally known architects, urban designers, and other experts.

Beautification Projects

Occasional help provided by the Facilities Department for help on projects in the Fenway, Mission Hill, Roxbury, and the South End.

Health-club Access

Fifty passes for use of the Marino Recreation Center on Huntington Avenue available on a daily first-come, first-served basis.

Snow Emergencies

Street-clearing by Northeastern in the vicinity of the campus and permission for neighbors to use the University’s parking facilities during snow emergencies.

University Libraries

Access to its library facilities, meeting rooms, computers, printed materials, electronic resources, and archives.