Greater Lawrence Community Action Council, Inc

Free COVID-19 Vaccine Clinics June 30 and July 21

Free COVID-19 Clinics

June 23, 2022

Free COVID-19 Vaccine Clinics will be held Thursday, June 30th and Thursday, July 21, from 1-7 p.m., at GLCAC, 305 Essex St., Lawrence.

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GLCAC Marks Opening of Affordable Housing Project

GLCAC Cuts Ribbon on New Housing

April 7, 2022

City and state officials, project partners, community members and GLCAC staff and leadership cut the ribbon on the redevelopment of 370 Essex Street and new construction at 376 Essex Street that includes 39 units of affordable housing.

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Telemundo: Inicia construcción de Centro de Cuidado Infantil en Lawrence

Nuevo Centro de Cuidado Infantil

March 8, 2022

Telemundo: "Un 90 % de los niños que asisten al centro son hispanos y los niños podrán disfrutar de las nuevas instalaciones en diciembre."

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$7.1M Builds New Child Care Center

New Child Care Center

March 2, 2022

GLCAC will use a tax-exempt bond from MassDevelopment and Eastern Bank to build a new child care facility, expand enrollment and create jobs.

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November 9, 2021

Join GLCAC, Inc. staff member Koa Goode as she presents a unique and helpful workshop for people coping with the stress of the Covid-19 pandemic. Join her onNovember 9 @ 9:00 am-10:00 amEST at the Global Learning site! Link:Practical tips and tools to reduce stress experienced during COVID-19 - Global Learning Festival

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GLCAC Offers Fuel Assistance for Heating Season

GLCAC Offers Fuel Assistance

October 27, 2021

The Greater Lawrence Community Action Council Inc. is accepting fuel assistance applications for the winter heating season from Nov. 1, 2021, through April 30, 2022. Funding is available to help pay a portion of winter heating bills for income-eligible households in Lawrence, Methuen, Andover, North Andover, Reading and North Reading. New this year is an option for water and sewe

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Health Insurance Enrollment for 2022 is Open

Health Insurance Enrollment Open

October 27, 2021

LAWRENCE –The Greater Lawrence Community Action Council, Inc. is available to help residents sign up for health and dental insurance starting Nov. 1. Open enrollment for plans offered through the Massachusetts Health Connector runs from Nov. 1, 2021 through Jan. 23, 2022. This is the time of year when anyone without health insurance can sign up for coverage, and when existing Health Conne

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Housing Lottery

October 8, 2021

The random lottery for 39 units of housing at the Essex Street Apartments in Lawrence took place in public and via Zoom on Oct. 1. A list of the numbers selected in order and a video of the lottery conducted by Trinity Management is available here: The first 100 people on the list will be contacted the week of Oct. 11 to

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The Power of Empathy: Reduce Stress and Build Better Adult/Child Relationships

The Power of Empathy: Reduce Stress

September 29, 2021

Stress is alarmingly pervasive in daily life. We all need tools to deal with tension in healthy and productive ways. In this webinar, with Keynote Speaker Koa Goode, we’ll explore the lasting benefits of learning to walk a while in someone else’s shoes, of exercising compassion in our interactions with others. This is especially important with family members, including our children. It

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Stop & Shop Stop Hunger

Stop & Shop Stop Hunger Donation

July 16, 2021

The Greater Lawrence Community Action Council’s weekly food pantry has been selected by the North Andover Stop & Shop as the July beneficiary of its Bloomin’ 4 Good Program which donates money to fight hunger in the community. Every month at every Stop & Shop location a different local hunger organization is selected to benefit from the sale of the Bloomin’ 4 Good Bouq

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