Our Programs

United South End Settlements (USES) is a pioneering multi-service organization that provides holistic and comprehensive services and programs to over 3,000 people annually. Click on a program title below to learn more about it and how to sign up.

Early Childhood Education

USES’ Early Childhood Education program prepares each child emotionally, academically, and physically to succeed in kindergarten. Learn more here.

After School Program

USES’ After School Program provides high-quality services with curricula that support school success and promote the social, cognitive, and emotional development of the students. Learn more here.

Camp Hale

Established in 1900, Camp Hale operates on the belief that all youth, particularly those from urban environments, will benefit from challenging opportunities for physical, mental, and social growth and development. Learn more here.

Children's Art Centre

USES’ Children’s Art Centre programming provides arts opportunities that foster community interaction, self-expression, and development of skills in the arts through hands-on arts education. Learn more here.

Workforce Readiness

USES’ Workforce Readiness program ensures that our neighbors have the education and opportunities they need to move toward economic self-sufficiency. Learn more here.

Senior Services

USES’ Seniors Services program enables long-time community residents to live independently and comfortably in their own homes, to engage with the broader community, and to maintain their health, wellbeing and happiness. Learn more here.

South End Family Engagement Network

USES has served as the hub agency for family engagement and school-readiness in the South End and Lower Roxbury since 2009. Learn more here.

Harriet Tubman Gallery

United South End Settlements brings the community together through exhibitions, events, and partnerships, using art as a catalyst for communication and relationship building across different cultural and socio-economic backgrounds. Learn more here.

Upcoming Classes

Daily Hot Lunch Program

28th Feb 2017

In partnership with Kit Clark Senior Services’ Program, we offer a free/low-cost lunch five days a week, exclusively for seniors. This service not only provides seniors with an affordable and accessible lunch option but... | Learn More

Tai Chi

28th Feb 2017

For more information or to register, contact Heidy Viarruel by phone at (617) 375-8114 or by email at hviarruel@uses.org. A $15 donation for the semester is... | Learn More

Creative Recycling

1st Mar 2017

For more information or to register, contact Heidy Viarruel by phone at (617) 375-8114 or by email at hviarruel@uses.org. A $15 donation for the semester is... | Learn More

Daily Hot Lunch Program

1st Mar 2017

In partnership with Kit Clark Senior Services’ Program, we offer a free/low-cost lunch five days a week, exclusively for seniors. This service not only provides seniors with an affordable and accessible lunch option but... | Learn More