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We have programs and resources available to the Allston Brighton community. We encourage you to utilize our services. Please note that the services are available during the academic year only (September-May).


BCNC English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) Program
During the academic year we offer English classes at the Neighborhood Center for advanced beginner and intermediate levels. You are most welcome to refer your clients to our classes.  The classes are conversational and free. 

If you are a resident of the Allston-Brighton community and are seeking English classes for yourself, we have classes available at the Neighborhood Center. Please fill out the ESOL Class Schedule Request Form.

BCNC Service Day Program

Our volunteers will travel to your agency's site to assist with service projects. You may request large or small groups of volunteers. Past projects have included: park beautification, church, school and public housing clean-ups, food distribution, nursing home visits, working with youth and more. We ask site supervisors to provide refreshments for the students. Please contact us for more information.


BCNC Tutoring Program

If your agency/school works with elementary through high school students, or if you have a child of your own, and your child or children needs tutoring, we  provide volunteer tutors to assist your child/children in various subjects for one to two hours per week after school. Parents fill out our Tutor Request Form. Agencies or schools please refer families to fill out our Tutor Request Form. Please note, we do not have summer tutoring.

BCNC's Other Services
We offer posting space in our Brighton office for local events. A conference room is also available for community meetings. Throughout the academic year we have limited tickets available for selected BC athletic games and performances.  Please contact us for more information.