“...many Americans live on the outskirts of hope...our task is to help replace their despair with opportunity.”
-President Lyndon B. Johnson
Montachusett Opportunity Council is the designated community action agency for the North Central MA region.
To alleviate poverty, we deliver a variety of services including child care, education, workforce development, nutrition, health, and community and housing support.
By improving systems and providing services that meet the needs of those in poverty, we are opening the doors of opportunity.
WE DO IT
MOC’s mission is to empower families to achieve economic security by eliminating barriers and creating opportunities.
ADVOCATE FOR CHANGE
In an ever-changing world, we need a system that responds to our community needs. We work to bring awareness to those who have the most power to make meaningful change.
Only together can we make a difference. We recognize the importance of embracing partnerships & bringing the community together to work toward the elimination of poverty.
We don't just treat the symptoms of poverty. We target the cause and work with our clients to build strategies that will lead to better tomorrows for their entire family.