Latest News and Events


Volunteer Heroes: Feeding the Community

Over the past ten months, some fantastic volunteers have generously given over 180 hours of their time to ensured that over 200 low-income seniors and their families have groceries each month. This awesome group serves as just one example of the impressive impact of our volunteers. Read more here.

Connecting Families: Health and Wellness Conference

Come to the Harriet Tubman House on Saturday, June 11 from 10:00 am to 2:30 pm for Family Zumba, Arts and Crafts, Literacy Workshops, WIC info, Financial Literacy Workshops, Healthy Food Demonstrations, and more. Learn more.

Our Impact

USES is working to build a strong community by improving the education, health, safety, and economic security of low-income individuals and families in and around Boston's historic South End/Lower Roxbury. Our neighborhood has seen much change over our 124 year history. Our programs have evolved to meet the current needs of our community. Learn more.

Age-Friendly Walking Kickoff Meeting

Age-Friendly Walking is a project of WalkBoston, the Boston Elderly Commission, and other city agencies to support safe walking for seniors in the City of Boston. The kickoff meeting will take place on Wednesday, June 8 from 10:15 – 11:45 am in USES's Harriet Tubman House. Learn more.

USES Welcomes Julie Burkley as New Vice President of Programs

“I’m so thrilled to be joining the United South End Settlements team,” said Julie. “It’s exciting to join an organization with an impressive history of community support. The programs here are such a valuable resource to so many people.” Read more.

Hubbub Fest 2016

Join United South End Settlements at the Boston Book Festival’s Hubbub Fest for young children and families on June 4th in Copley Square. Children’s Art Centre Coordinator Melissa Buckley will be leading two workshops in the Peekaboo Tent on June 4 from 9:30 am to 12:00 pm. Drop by! Learn more.

MISSION

To build a strong community by improving the education, health, safety and economic security of low-income individuals and families in Boston’s historic South End/Lower Roxbury and to serve as a national model of successful neighborhood engagement.

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