Opened in 2011, Craig’s Doors operates Craig’s Place, Hampshire County’s only behavioral-based emergency shelter.
Dedicated to reducing homelessness and serving the most vulnerable members of the community, Craig’s Doors offers year- round case management, housing assistance, runs a weekly Community Breakfast through the Unitarian Universalist Society, and operates a year-round, daytime, Resource Center.
CHD Not Bread ALone
Not Bread Alone is a free meals program in Amherst that welcomes everyone to help prepare and enjoy fresh, nutritious, family-style meals three days a week. It is open on the days that the Survival Center is closed, ensuring that a healthy meal is available in Amherst every day of the week. Relying upon volunteers from our community, Not Bread Alone fosters a caring and safe environment in which its guests can eat and chat with friends. It serves over 200 people every week.