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The Dimock Center
Established in 1862, recognized nationally as a model for the delivery of comprehensive health and human services to the underserved residents of Boston.
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The Dimock Center 23h
Thank you, Mayor , for your encouraging message to individuals in recovery, and helping them find a routine and stay connected at this time. "One day at a time, we'll all get through this." We are grateful for your leadership and support!
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The Dimock Center Mar 30
Stay well, and thank you again for making our work possible. Now more than ever, we need your support (please visit ) to continue to be a community health and human service leader for the underserved populations we serve! Sincerely, Peter Gerondeau
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The Dimock Center Mar 30
- We are in touch with our families and connecting them to resources for healthy foods and other support in our community. Our Early Intervention Specialists continue to “visit” with young children and parents via phone and video chat and are keeping them connected to Dimock.
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The Dimock Center Mar 30
Child and Family Services temporarily closed per Federal and State mandates.
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The Dimock Center Mar 30
- Hired and trained displaced staff in other industries for back-up support. We hope these new temporary employees will someday become a permanent part of our Dimock family!
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The Dimock Center Mar 30
- Inpatient detox, recovery homes, family shelter and houses for adults with developmental disabilities remains open and staffed around the clock. - Expansion of cleaning services and protocols in the health center and residential treatment programs.
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The Dimock Center Mar 30
- Primary care, outpatient behavioral health treatment and additional resource support shifting to phone and video chat at this time. Our patients have commented on how our rapid response made them feel more secure and helped reduce feelings of social and medical isolation.
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The Dimock Center Mar 30
DIMOCK’S RECENT COVID-19 EFFORTS (EXPLAINED BY PETER GERONDEAU, INTERIM PRESIDENT AND CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER): - Construction of wooden structure outside of Health Center to be used for testing patients for COVID-19. Thank you to our Facilities staff for their innovation!
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The Dimock Center Mar 30
In case you missed it on Friday, here's a clip from our Chief Medical Officer, Dr. Holly Oh's featured appearance. Dr. Oh joined Callie Crossley and others to discuss the potential impacts of COVID-19 on communities of color.
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The Dimock Center Mar 26
Be sure to tune in Friday at 7:30pm to ! Our Chief Medical Officer, Dr. Holly Oh will join and others for a LIVE discussion on the potential impacts of COVID-19 on communities of color. You won't want to miss this!
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The Dimock Center Mar 26
The closure of our Child and Family Division has now been extended to May 4th, per orders of Governor Baker, to ensure the health and safety of our students and staff. We promise to keep our parents and families updated. Thank you for your patience and understanding at this time!
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The Dimock Center Mar 24
As we remain on the frontline of the COVID-19, we are responding quickly to the needs of our patients and our community. Learn more about our response here via
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The Dimock Center Mar 24
Though we could not be together in person today at our Annual Meeting to share stories of Dimock's work and the impact of your support, we are thrilled to share this story of Mandy, a patient whose words will inspire you and remind you of Dimock's vital role in our community.
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The Dimock Center Mar 24
Remember to check in with family and friends while we're all social distancing! Though it's not the same as hanging out in person, a phone call or video chat can help with loneliness at this time.
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The Dimock Center Mar 19
In case you missed it on Sunday, here's a clip from our Chief Medical Officer, Dr. Holly Oh's featured appearance. Dr. Oh joined CityLine's to discuss the potential impact of coronavirus (COVID-19) on urban neighborhoods.
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The Dimock Center Mar 18
Reminder: Due to the ever-evolving coronavirus (COVID-19) situation, The Dimock Center's Annual Meeting on March 24th has been cancelled. We will be releasing a digital version of our Annual Report along with inspiring stories of patients and staff, so stay connected with us!
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The Dimock Center Mar 18
We are so grateful for our partnership with who allows us to provide meaningful work experiences to Boston teens as part of their MLK Scholars program. Please visit our site to learn more and apply!
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The Dimock Center Mar 17
Our Child and Family Division of Dimock will be closed until April 7th to ensure the health and safety of our students and staff. We promise to keep our parents and families posted on any further updates. Thank you for your patience and understanding at this time!
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The Dimock Center Mar 17
It's and we know many of you are stuck at home and getting bored. Here are a few tips to help improve your wellness without risking your health. Hang in there, everyone. We will get through this!
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The Dimock Center Mar 16
We are now accepting applications for our 2020 Thaddeus Miles Community Leadership scholarship, open to high school seniors in Boston. We are so grateful for 's support in creating this opportunity! Visit our site to learn more and apply:
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