WE CAN works in collaboration with many organizations and groups in order to fulfill our mission of empowering Cape Cod women to achieve lasting positive change. The following list is designed to be helpful but is not exhaustive. WE CAN receives many requests to be included on our website. We give preference to Cape Cod resources which align closely with WE CAN services and mission. Please note, each agency has their own eligibility criteria and there may be limitations on resources.

Children, Youth and Families
Domestic Violence/Sexual Assault
Donate Your Clothing/Furniture
Education & Scholarships
Financial Emergency Resources
Financial Empowerment
Food Resources
Mental Health
Multi-Service Organizations
Work Support
Domestic Violence/Sexual Assault

Independence House

Mass Gov ~ Domestic Violence Programs

Outer Cape Committee Against Domestic Abuse

Purple Purse (Financial Planning in DV Situations)

Safe Harbor Shelter for DV Victims, Women & Children

Safe Link Statewide Hotline: 877-785-2020 (DV Helpline)

Victim Rights Law Center

Financial Empowerment

Bankruptcy Information Sheet

Bankruptcy Basics

Bankruptcy Links

Bankruptcy Legal

Cape Cod Score ~ Small Business Mentoring

Child Support ~ MA Dept. of Revenue

Consumer Credit Counseling

Free Credit Report ~ Your Credit History

Credit Score ~ The Number Lendors Look For ~ Credit Karma

Financial Abuse ~ The Purple Purse

Financial Literacy Topics ~ TD Bank

Foreclosure Prevention Counseling ~ HAC

Foreclosure Prevention ~ Catholic Social Services, Hyannis, 508-771-6771

Homeowner Options for MA Seniors

Interest Rates ~ Free Rate Shopping ~ Bank Rate

MA Small Business Development Center ~ Southeast Region

MA Treasurer Goldberg’s Page

National Student Loan Database

Personal Money Management ~ Mint

Student Loan Advisors (TISLA ~ The Institute of)

TISLA, email your question to: betsy at and include the following information: 
*What kind of ​student ​loans you have
*What outcome are you trying to achieve -*What status your loans are in – are they in default, past due, in school status?
*If you are struggling with repayment, what is your situation that is causing you to struggle. – Are you working full time?
Are you disabled? – Is your loan too high based on your income?

Student Loan Default Programs

Student Loan Help Line (MA) 1-888-830-6277

Student Loan National Database

Student Loans Repay Info

Federal Student Loans ~ Must Create ID to Log In


TAX HELP ~ CACCI ~ Hyannis ~ 508-771-1727

TAX HELP ~ Free Tax Help by Zip Code

TAX HELP ~ Free Help

TAX HELP ~ VITA at 4C’s ~ 508-362-2131 ext. 4923

Taxes ~ Federal Forms and Federal Tax Refund

Taxes ~ MA Dept. of Revenue ~ Forms and Assistance


Child-At-Risk Hotline ~ 800-792-5200

Department of Mental Health

Disabled Persons Protection Hotline ~ 800-426-9009

Domestic Violence ~
Independence House Hotline/Other Hotlines ~ 800-439-6507
SafeLink Toll-Free: 877-785-2020
SafeLink TTY: 877-521-2601

Elder Abuse Hotline ~ 800-922-2275

Cape Cod Emergency Services Program ~ 833-229-2683 (Bay Cove)
24-hour Hotline for crisis intervention for mental health or substance

Mass 2-1-1 ~ Information Database

Mental Health Crisis & What to Do ~ NAMI Cape Cod

Parental Stress Hotline ~ 800-632-8188

Provincetown Navigator (MSW) ~ 774-722-5704

Samaritans Cape Cod Support Line ~ 800-893-9900


Adult Education Center of Cape Cod Community College offers adult basic education and English for speakers of other languages.
540 Main Street, Hyannis, 508-375-5000

Cape Cod Literacy Council offers individual tutoring in English
319 Main Street, Hyannis, 508-771-0211

Community Action & Immigration Resource Center helps with legal issues, jobs, childcare, citizenship test classes.
372 North Street, Hyannis, 508-771-1727

Mental Health

Alzheimers Family Support Center of Cape Cod

Bay Cove (Cape Cod) ~ 833-229-2683 (24-Hour Hotline for Mental Health or Substances)

Brain Injury Association of MA (BIA-MA)

Cape Cod Hoarding Task Force

Families for Depression Awareness

Gosnold ~ Addiction & Mental Health

Hope Dementia & Alzheimer’s Services

Learn to Cope ~ Support For Families Coping with Addiction & Recovery

Mental Health Crisis ~ What to do from NAMI Cape Cod

NAMI Resource Page

NAMI Support Groups (Family/Friends or For Those with Mental Illness)

Vinfen Cove Clubhouses (Communities of Contribution & Connection)

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