Latest News and Events

Team USES: Running Toward Success

Apply now to run the 120th Boston Marathon on April 18, 2016 as part of Team USES! United South End Settlements is an official non-profit partner with John Hancock for the 2016 Boston Marathon and we are offering bibs to two runners who support our mission. Apply here.

Good Neighbors, a Panel Discussion with Author Sylvie Tissot

Sylvie Tissot, author of Good Neighbors: Gentrifying Diversity in Boston’s South End, will join us for a panel discussion and open dialogue on the intersection of diversity, inclusion, and gentrification in the South End and Lower Roxbury. Learn more.

Sharing Our Stories Gallery and Opening Reception

You are invited to a gallery opening reception on Friday, October 9 from 5:30 to 8:30 pm. The exhibit highlights the talents of the South End and Lower Roxbury community through art and photography. Join your neighbors for an evening with music, vendors, and an art activity from the Children's Art Centre. Learn more.

USES and United Way Present Family Game Night

Join United Way and USES’ South End Family Engagement Network for an evening of life-sized games and big fun. Play super-sized versions of the most beloved board games, listen to live storytelling, and enjoy a pizza and salad dinner. Learn more.

USES Offers New ESOL Home Health Aide Training Program

“This is a great way for our student population to get their foot in the door for a promising career,” says Jessica Medeiros, Career Advisor and Job Placement Specialist. “We hope this course will allow them to move into other professions in the healthcare industry.” Learn more here.


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.