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Abundant Hope Pregnancy Resource Center


Helping Women, Children and Families.  If you are dealing with an unexpected pregnancy, we have the resources to help you.
182 East Street
Attleboro, MA
855-299-4218
 

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Helping Hands Florist, Where Helping Hands Make Every Arrangement!  Arrangements designed and prepared by people with diabilities supported by HMEA.  Click to learn more...
HMEA affirms and promotes the values, dreams and potential of people with developmental disabilities through education, support and life experiences across Massachusetts.  
Choosing Helping Hands Florist for your floral needs is a win-win! Not only will you be purchasing a stunning arrangement (or two) but you will also be helping individuals with disabilities supported by HMEA.
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and Placed Here in the Zone for Your Convenience!


Welcome May!

Welcome May!  Click to see Daily Observances for May...

Click to read more news from Grace Episcopal Church in downtown North Attleborough!  Thanks to Grace Episcopal Church in North Attleborough for posting this on their Facebook page.

 


Join Us in Giving Our Town a Spring Cleaning!


Great American Clean-up: North Attleborough, May 7, 2016
9:00 a.m. -Noon (Rain or Shine)
Complimentary pizza at North Attleboro High School immediately following cleanup
T- Shirt pickup nights AND terrific raffles -- April 21 and 28,
NA Town Hall


Join Us in Giving our Town a Spring Cleaning!

Please lend a hand along with your friends, family and neighbors. Become one of the “Beautiful” people! Help us remove litter and debris from our area roadsides, parks and public spaces.

To Volunteer for the Great American Cleanup:
Visit us at www.KeepNABeautiful.com or call (774)306-1124

The City of Attleboro put on it's annual Attleboro Winter Night Festival for all to enjoy!



There were some new additions to this year's festivities.  DoubleACS spoke with Mayor Kevin Dumas to get an overview of the event.


Styrofoam Cannot Be Recycled
(Graphic was posted on the City of Attleboro facebook page)



Styrofoam is not allowed at the Waste Management Recycling Facility.
Please pace your Styrofoam in your trash.  Packing Peanuts may be returned to UPS.  

Family Support Coordinators at the Taunton Attleboro WIC Offices - Kary and Holly



Questions about fuel assistance? How to apply for SNAP benefits? What community resources am I eligible for? WIC can help! Ask to be referred to either of our Family Support Coordinators, Kara or Holly.
Taunton Attleboro WIC is a Citizens for Citizens program - CFC.
Contact information here --> cfcinc.org/about

Attleboro Area Residents Will Soon Have a New Space to Safely Exchange Items Bought Over the Internet



Click to read more news from Heather Porreca!Heather Porreca, City of Attleboro Councilor at Large,
posts updates almost daily on her facebook page.  Click on the facebook icon to read her newsfeed here in the Zone. Heather can be contacted by email or phone at councilorporreca@gmail.com or 508-736-9061 


It's really the people that make North Attleborough so special," Johnson said.

 

What is it like to live in North Attleborough? The Boston Globe

Posted by The Attleboro Zone on Monday, December 28, 2015

Local Children Spread Christmas Cheer in Downtown North Attleborough

Click to read more news from M.O.K.I.E.S. in North Attleborough...

"In the words of Buddy the Elf, the best way to spread Christmas cheer is singing loud for all to hear. These kids spent the afternoon spreading cheer at Madonna Manor. Great job kids!"  
Click to read more news from M.O.K.I.E.S...M.O.K.I.E.S., Moms Of Kids In Elementary School

Congratulations to the Attleboro High School Football Team!


Click to read the Attleboro High School's facebook newsfeed...Attleboro High School football players show their excitement after getting the Hilda Trophy back by defeating North Attleboro High School 34-21 in the annual Thanksgiving Day matchup at Community Field.   (Photo by Mark Stockwell) - Posted by The Sun Chronicle

10 Tips for Talking to Your Kids About Terrorism from a Pediatric Mental Health Expert


This article was shared on facebook by the Project Connect Family Center in Attleboro. Project Connect is a Coordinated Family & Community Engagement program (CFCE) that supports Attleboro families with children prenatal through school age.  This article is "for those with children old enough to be hearing the news of what is happening in Paris and the world."



Abundant Hope Pregnancy Resource Center's Diaper Bank Needs Our Contributions




Click to read the Abundant Hope Pregnancy Resource Center's facebook newsfeed!

Abundant Hope Pregnancy Resource Center is located at 182 East Street
in Attleboro, Massachusetts.

Abundant Hope is a great local resource for women, children and families in our area.  LINK


The Arc of Bristol County, a local non-profit in Attleboro recently received a $255,000 grant to establish a new program called Autism Now.

Video by DoubleACS TV in Attleboro

Click to read the Arc of Bristol County's facebook newsfeed!

The Attleboro Animal Shelter Has Moved Into Their New Shelter


The Attleboro Animal Shelter has moved into the new shelter, which is right next door to the old shelter and with the move comes a phone number change. Whether you are seeking animal control, adoption info, surrender info etc please add us or change us in your contacts to 774.203.1862

 


Local girls raise money for a K9 bullet proof vest for Attleboro Police Department

Click to read the Attleboro Police Departments facebook newsfeed!
A young girl Emma Smith and her father came into the Attleboro Police Station today and said that Emma and her friend Kira Davis had raised money and that they wanted to make a donation to us,to be used for the purchase of a k9 bullet proof vest. We then gave her and her friend (who couldn't be with her )a big thank you and an Attleboro Police Association Shirt for each of them. We are very impressed by these two young girls and what they were attempting do. Their parents should be very proud !  (posted Oct. 11th Attleboro Police Dept's facebook page)
Click to read the Attleboro Police Departments facebook newsfeed!

Meet the Zoo Keepers at the Capron Park Zoo in Attleboro...!
Meet the Capron Park Zoo Keepers!  Click to read more about them...
The Capron Park Zoo in Attleboro celebrated National Zoo Keeper Week by showing their appreciation to their Zoo Keepers by highlighting a keeper on their facebook page every day! They also debuted their Armadillo's new name!"  Read more here... 
Click to read the Capron Park Zoos facebook newsfeed!

Meet the Attleboro Public Library Team...

Meet the Attleboro Public Library team!  Posted on the Attleboro Public Library's facebook page.  Click to read more APL news...
Overheard at the Library: "You mean I can tell you what series I'm reading and you can give me a list and find all the ones in it? And then tell me when they come in? It's like I have my own private librarian!" That's what we do. And we're happy to do it!
Click to read the Attleboro Public Library's facebook newsfeed!

N. Attleboro Park & Recreation Dept is much more than playgrounds and programs

The Department of Parks and Recreation is much more than playgrounds and programs. The Department is responsible for 28 sights, memorials, and parks. They manage over 200 acres of property. They have close to 6,500 participants in different programs they manage in town. They are an integral part of this community. And they are, once again, facing large scale cuts and continued losses. Since 2008, Parks and Rec has had to make consistent cuts to their programs, staffing, and services. The attached PDF is what was presented by Director Steven Carvalho at the April 22nd Finance Committee meeting... Click to read more
The Department is responsible for 28 sights, memorials, and parks.  They manage over 200 acres of property. They have close to 6,500 participants in different programs they manage in town.  They are an integral part of the community.  Visit the North Attleborough Park and Recreation WEBSITE!
Click to read the North Attleboro Park and Recreation facebook newsfeed!

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Events Calendar


May 31

- DBSA Support Group
- Tuesday Night Soup Kitchen

Jun 1

- Fuse Christian Concert - Jason Crabb
- Food and Friends Soup Kitchen
- Friends of the Richard's Memorial Library Meeting
- Internet Evangelism Day 2015
- National Family Month
- Parents of Teens Discussion/Support Grp
- Pasta Nite
- Rotary Club of Attleboro Meeting
- St. Francis FOOD PANTRY
- Village Lions Hold Meeting

Jun 2

- Attleboro Chess Club
- Attleboro Democratic City Committee Meeting

Jun 4

- Meat Raffle

Jun 5

- BINGO at the Elks Club
- Farmers Market at Attleboro Farms
- Sunday Night Jamming

Jun 6

- Attleboro Booster Club Meeting
- Monday Night Soup Kitchen
- NAMI Support Group
- New Hope 5K & Family Fun Walk

Jun 7

- 40th Annual Native American Pow-Wow (at La Salette fairgrounds)
- Alzheimer's Caregiver Support Group
- DBSA Support Group
- Fatherhood Coalition Meeting
- First Tuesday with the Arc
- National Garden Week 2015
- National Trails Day
- Tuesday Night Soup Kitchen

Jun 8

- 14th Annual FISHING DERBY
- 40th Annual Native American Pow-Wow (at La Salette fairgrounds)
- Attleboro Triad Monthly Meeting
- Food and Friends Soup Kitchen
- Free Family Cafe
- Parkinson Support Group
- Pasta Nite
- Rotary Club of Attleboro Meeting
- St. Francis FOOD PANTRY
- Village Lions Hold Meeting

Jun 9

- Attleboro Chess Club

Jun 10

- Friends Meeting

Jun 12

- BINGO at the Elks Club
- Farmers Market at Attleboro Farms
- Sunday Night Jamming

Jun 13

- 2nd Annual Strawberry Festival 2015
- Monday Night Soup Kitchen
- Mothers of Twins Club Meeting
- Relay For Life of Greater Attleboro

Jun 14

- Adult Grief Support Drop-In Group
- Autism Support Group
- DBSA Support Group
- Flag Day
- Flag Day Paddle 2015
- North Needlers
- Tuesday Night Soup Kitchen

Jun 15

- Food and Friends Soup Kitchen
- Keep North Attleborough Beautiful Monthly Meeting
- MS Support Grp for Women
- Parent's Book Club
- Pasta Nite
- PFLAG Meeting
- Rotary Club of Attleboro Meeting
- St. Francis FOOD PANTRY

Jun 16

- Attleboro Chess Club
- Bereavement Group
- Father's Day
- Grandparents Support Group
- MOMS Club of North Attleboro Meeting

Jun 19

- BINGO at the Elks Club
- Farmers Market at Attleboro Farms
- Sunday Night Jamming

Jun 20

- Annual Expo For the Senses 2015
- Annual Touch A Truck 2015
- Attleboro Council on Human Rights Meeting
- Attleboro Farmer's Market OPENING DAY 2015
- Monday Night Soup Kitchen
- NAMI Business Meeting
- Norton Founder's Day Annual Picnic & Fireworks 2015
- Strut Your Mutt 2015
- Summer Solstice Hike 2015

Jun 21

- DBSA Support Group
- First Day of Summer!
- Strut Your Mutt 2014
- Tuesday Night Soup Kitchen

Jun 22

- 10th Annual "Paws for the Cause" PETWALK
- Food and Friends Soup Kitchen
- Free Family Cafe
- Pasta Nite
- Rotary Club of Attleboro Meeting
- St. Francis FOOD PANTRY

Jun 23

- Attleboro Chess Club
- Greater Attleboro Women of Today Meeting
- Let It Go Day

Jun 24

- Birthday of Wildlife Sanctuary in Attleboro

Jun 25

- Attleboro Candidates Night
- Free Family Cafe
- Second Chance Clothes

Jun 26

- BINGO at the Elks Club
- Farmers Market at Attleboro Farms
- Sunday Night Jamming

Jun 27

- 4th Monday Networking
- Food Pantry Open
- Let's Laugh Today
- Monday Night Soup Kitchen
- North Needlers

Jun 28

- 1st Annual Home Plate Food & Music Festival
- DBSA Support Group
- Insurance Awareness Day
- Tuesday Night Soup Kitchen

Jun 29

- 2014 Respect Life Walk to Aid Mothers & Children
- Food and Friends Soup Kitchen
- Pasta Nite
- Rotary Club of Attleboro Meeting
- St. Francis FOOD PANTRY

Jun 30

- Attleboro Chess Club
- Happy Birthday North Attleborough!


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HMEA affirms and promotes the values, dreams and potential of people with developmental disabilities through education, support and life experiences across Massachusetts.  Click to read more...

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News from the Kennedy-Donovan Center, Early Intervention Program - Attleboro Area, supporting 750 children and their families out of its Attleboro facility...Click to read!
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MOKIES stands for Moms Of Kids In Elementary School. It's for moms that have graduated from the baby/toddler/preschool days and are now faced with an entirely new set of worries and concerns.  Click to read their latest news and updates!
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On Common Ground, Inc in Attleboro provides 1:1 mentoring for people experiencing poverty in the greater Attleboro area.  Click to read more...
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Senator Richard J. Ross represents the Norfolk, Bristol & Middlesex District in the MA State Senate.  Click to read more...
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Children Building Better Communities is motivating children to make a difference in their community through volunteering, donating, and charitable acts is the mission of CBBC.  Click to read CBBC news...
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Since 1913 Sturdy Memorial Hospital in Attleboro has been dedicated to caring for patients with the latest technology, sophisticated diagnostic and therapeutic services, and quality care delivered with sensitivity and compassion.  Click to read their news updates!
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Winslow Farm is a non-profit organization and animal sanctuary in Norton, Massachusetts devoted to the rescue, rehabilitation, and care of mistreated and abandoned animals.  Click to read their news updates!
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The goal of the American Legion Post 312 in Attleboro is to help veterans and their families, educate our community's children, keep our community safe, and lend a helping hand to those in need.  Click to read their news updates!
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CDCís Office of Public Health Preparedness and Response shares rapid & consistent health information before, during, and after an emergency.  Click to read more...
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