Answers to Frequently Asked Questions
No, MAPS does not have funding to give out any money. We can only connect you with government entitlement programs such as Food Stamps, MassHealth, etc. if you make an appointment with an Immigrant Social Services case worker.
No, you can only receive a valid Social Security card from the Social Security office. MAPS Immigrant Social Services case workers can give you information on how to contact the Social Security office nearest you.
No, MAPS serves anyone who speaks Portuguese, including Brazilians, Cabo Verdeans, Portuguese and others. Some services are open to anyone who lives in the area.