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
Mental Health
Multi-Service Organizations
Work Support
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 Literacy Topics ~ TD Bank

Financial Planning for Seniors

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 National Database

Student Loans Repay Info

Federal Student Loans ~ Must Create ID to Log In

TAX HELP Locator ~ MA Health and Human Services    

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

TAX HELP ~ Find an AARP Tax Volunteer

TAX HELP ~ File for Free

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 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


Barnstable Law Library

Barnstable Bar Association

Barnstable County Probate & Family Court

Cape Mediation

Child Support Enforcement ~ MA Department of Revenue

CORI Rights – Know Your

Court Advocacy ~ Independence House/Domestic Violence

Disability Law Center

Find a Lawyer ~ MA GOV

Find Legal Resources ~ MA Legal Services

Free Legal Answers ~ ABA MA

Immigration Agency Help – US Senator Warren

Immigration Help ~ Community Action Committee of Cape & Islands

Immigration Legal Resources ~ MIRA, Boston

Immigration/Citizenship Services ~ Catholic Social Services

Landlord/Tenant Rights/Guide ~ MA Attorney General

Lawyer of the Day Program ~ Barnstable Bar Association

Legal Consults for Seniors (pro bono) – Town Senior Center

Limited Assistance Representation (LAR list)

MA Attorney General’s Office ~ Consumer Resources

MA Committee for Public Counsel Services

MA Senior Consumer Helpline

MA Senior Legal Helpline (866-778-0939)

Massachusetts Child Support Guidelines

Massachusetts Legal Help

Massachusetts Legal Services

Massachusetts Trial Court Law Libraries

Massachusetts Uniform Probate Code 3/30/12 Amendment info

Lawyers Clearinghouse ~ Free Legal Services for Nonprofits

Mediation of Complaints Prior to Legal Action – Consumer Assistance Council

New and Leased Car Lemon Law

South Coastal Counties Legal Services, Inc. (SCCLS)

South Coast Justice Bridge – Reduced Rates Based on Income

Victim Rights Law Center

Women’s Bar Foundation ~ Family Law Project

Workplace Rights & Resources ~ MA Attorney General’s Office

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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