Merrimack Valley

Catholic Charities Merrimack Valley (CCMV) is a community service site of Catholic Charities, Archdiocese of Boston. CCMV helps nearly 30,000 people in need from Lowell, Lawrence, Haverhill and surrounding communities annually through a wide range of services.  The programs at Catholic Charities Merrimack Valley strive to prevent hunger and homelessness for local families during financial emergency; engage young parents through skill building and education; and support families in their effort to build safe, nurturing environments as they follow their own path back to self-sufficiency.

Catholic Charities Merrimack Valley
70 Lawrence Street
Lowell, MA 01852
978-452-1421 or 978-454-9946 (food pantry)
Services: Basic Needs, Family Support Services, Food Pantry, Parent Support Services

Brigid's Crossing
Services: Residential Program

Haverhill Area Healthy Families
191 Merrimack Street, Ste 302
Haverhill, MA 01830
Services: Home Visiting Program


Catholic Charities Merrimack Valley serves people of all faiths from the communities of: Amesbury, Andover, Ashby, Ayer, Bedford, Billerica, Boxborough, Carlisle, Dracut, Dunstable, Georgetown, Groton, Groveland, Haverhill, Lawrence, Littleton, Lowell, Merrimac, Methuen, Newbury, Newburyport, North Andover, Pepperell, Salisbury, Shirley, Tewksbury, Townsend, Tyngsboro, West Newbury, Westford