The Northeast Independent Living Program’s (NILP’s) Northeast Recovery Learning Community (NERLC) has established 5 Hubs throughout the 52 cities and towns in the Northeast region of Massachusetts. These 5 Hubs are Essex North Communities (blue), Greater Lowell Communities (red), Greater Lynn Communities (purple), Metro North Communities (green), and North Shore Communities (yellow).
- For the Essex North Communities Hub location, the address is NILP 20 Ballard Road, Lawrence, MA 01843 and the phone # is *978-687-4288 ext. 131. Contact Kristal Marquez.
Hub hours of operation: Administrative Office only, see NERLC calendar for scheduled events in Essex North communities.
- For the Greater Lowell Communities Hub location, the address is 45 Merrimack Street, Suite 407, Lowell, MA and the phone # is *978-687-4288 ext. 200. Contact Mike Berggren.
Hub hours of operation: Tues: 1pm – 6pm, Weds: 9am – 12pm, Thurs: 1pm – 6pm, Fri: 12:00pm- 2pm
- For the Greater Lynn Communities Hub location, the address is 1 Market Street, Suite 203, Lynn, MA 01901 and the phone # is *978-687-4288 ext. 202. Contact Gerry McManamy.
Hub hours of operation: Tues: 12pm–5pm, Weds: 10am – 3pm, Thurs: 12pm–5pm
- For the Metro North Communities Hub location, the address is 11 Dartmouth Street, Suite 301, Malden, MA 02148 and the phone # is *978-687-4288 ext. 200. Contact Mike Berggren.
Hours of hub operations: Tues: 10am – 2pm, Weds: 2pm – 6pm, Thurs: 2pm – 6pm
For the North Shore Communities Hub. we currently work out of our partners’ locations. The phone for the RLC’s North Shore Hub is *978-687-4288 ext. 203. Contact Mandy Orfanos.
- In Gloucester, we partner with the National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) Cape Ann (www.namicapeann.org) located at 43 Gloucester Ave., Room 2A, Gloucester, MA 01930.
Hours of hub operations: Mon: 2pm – 4pm, Weds: 12pm – 4pm, Thurs: 9am – 12pm, Fri: 9am – 12pm
- In Salem, we partner with the Independent Living Center of the North Shore and Cape Ann (www.ilcnsca.org) located at 27 Congress Street, Suite 107, Salem, MA 01970.
Hub hours of operation; Thurs: 6:30pm – 8:00pm
The Greater Lynn Communities, Metro North Communities, and North Shore Communities Hub locations are all served through a partnership with the Independent Living Center of the North Shore and Cape Ann, Inc. (ILCNSCA). The ILCNSCA is a sister Independent Living Center and provides cross disability peer services in those three Hub communities. Please visit the ILCNSCA website at www.ilcnsca.org for additional resources or email email@example.com or call Grant Murphy (Phone/TTY) at (978) 741-0077.