Bristol County Resources

BRISTOL COUNTY HOUSE OF CORRECTION

If a client is held in Bristol County, they will be transported to the Bristol County House of Correction. Women are held at the Bristol County Sheriff’s Office Women’s Center in North Dartmouth. Men are held at either Dartmouth House of Correction located in North Dartmouth or at the Ash Street Jail in New Bedford, MA. For directions to either of these facilities, visit http://www.bcso-ma.us/facilities.htm.

For information on how to visit someone held at the Bristol County House of Correction or how to post bail, go to the BCHOC Visitor Information Page.

FALL RIVER AREA RESOURCES

Fall River Food Pantries
Fall River Homeless Service Providers Coalition
First Step Inn
STARR
AA Meetings
Fall River Pride
Citizens for Citizens
Catholic Social Services
Youth Build Fall River

ATTLEBORO AREA RESOURCES

Attleboro Food Pantries
AA Meetings

LEGAL RESOURCES

Lawyer Referral Service – Massachusetts Bar Association
South Coastal Counties Legal Services, Inc.
MassLegalServices.org, the online poverty law library and collaboration resource for legal services advocates in Massachusetts
Greater Boston Legal Services
Prisoners’ Legal Services of Massachusetts
The Jailhouse Lawyer’s Handbook: How to Bring a Federal Lawsuit to Challenge Violations of Your Rights in Prison – Published by the Center for Constitutional Rights and the National Lawyers Guild
Mass Bail Fund
Families for Justice as Healing
Muslim Justice League