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Director's Corner

Guest Survey Results Announced

Over the last couple of months, we have been conducting surveys of our guests, as well as other homeless or displaced persons that we have met around Waltham. We asked about our programs and how we could better serve the community.

Click here for a summary of the results.

A Poem Written by one of Our Guests "Heavens Grocery Store"

Click here to read the poem

Watch an Interview with Marilyn Lee-Tom about the Photo Exhibit "Homelessness From Our Eyes"

Cick here to watch

Faces Exhibit

Watch an Interview with Marilyn Lee-Tom about the Exhibit

Our Mission

The Community Day Center of Waltham supports homeless individuals and those in need to shape and meet their life goals.  We accept and respect people where they are, and seek to help them access the necessary tools and services to move toward stability.

Our Core Values

We strive to create a place which:

  • offers safety, trust and a sense of belonging
  • offers people who are struggling, another chance
  • offers people hope
  • offers community and acceptance

and we seek to:

  • offer acceptance and respect
  • hear those who feel unheard
  • create accountability to our guests
  • foster inclusiveness and mutual respect
  • work with the community to remove barriers

We Are In Our New Home!

Just before Christmas we moved into our new home on Felton Street! Thank you to all our supporters who made this happen, tboth with their labor and with their donations. We could not have done it without you!

We still need things to set up our offices and kitchen. Please click here to learn how you can help

Our new home!


Our Supporters:

Village Bank The Jones Partnership   Rockland Trust Charitable Foundation  First Commons Bank   The Cipper Ship Foundation      The Cabot Family Charitable Trust    Watertown Savings Bank    Bird Precision  Yankee Fleet - Providing ocean adventures since 1944