Helping Our Women

34 Conwell Street
508-487-4357

Goals:

Provide direct services that assist in creating a more manageable lifestyle for women with chronic and life threatening illnesses;

Provide clients with referrals and advocacy that improve access to health care, social services and benefits programs; and

Develop and implement programs that empower and educate women on issues related to their healthcare and well-being, and that are inclusive of diverse needs.

Core Services:

Transportation to medical and social service appointments both locally and in Boston;

Financial assistance through direct payment to providers to meet medically related expenses;

Support Groups and special programs;

Assistance with errands and light chores around the home;

A Food and Personal Care products pantry; and

Social Services information, referrals,  medical advocacy

Upcoming Events at Helping Our Women

25th Anniversary Celebration

Friday, Sep 28, 2018 at 6:00pm
Provincetown Inn
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Recent News

Helping Our Women News : April 4, 2018

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Helping Our Women News - October 5, 2017

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Helping Our Women News - May 31, 2017

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Helping Our Women News - January 30, 2017

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29th Provincetown Swim for Life

It's been a spectacular summer with lots of sun. Please join us on September 10th and support the Provincetown Swim For Life. Please consider a donation to the event or support a swimmer by going to http://swim4life.org/This is the largest HOW fundra…

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Helping Our Women News - December 10, 2015

Help HOW help the women of the Outer Cape and make a gift NOWIn 1992, a small, committed and thoughtful group of women came together to help a friend with a cancer diagnosis. Seeing how much was needed to support their friend, this group organized an…

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Helping Our Women News - July 17, 2015

Is it possible that it is already mid-July? Summer on the Outer Cape is always a fun but also hectic time with so many things coming and going – friends, family, entertainment, beach and, if you are lucky, time to relax and reflect. HOW is very gr…

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Helping Our Women News - March 20, 2015

HOW Selects New Executive Director Susan Roderick, Chair of the Helping Our Women (HOW) Board of Directors, recently announced that the Board has selected long-time President of the Cape Cod Foundation and former Director of Major Gifts at Outer Cap…

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Helping Our Women News - October 10, 2014

I hope this email finds you well and enjoying the beautiful fall colors that are starting to emerge--or are already in full swing, depending on where you are!I am happy to report that we will be starting to accept applications from both potential hom…

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Helping Our Women News - July 17, 2014

The 27th Annual Swim for Life!This is a shout out to all the swimmers, paddlers and Swim volunteers, both present and future! OMG, it's almost here! This year, the 27th ANNUAL Swim For Life & Paddler Flotilla. This AMAZING event draws hundreds o…

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Helping Our Women News - May 7, 2014

Mother's Day: Early IncarnationsThe roots of the modern American Mother's Day date back to the 19th century. In the years before the Civil War (1861-65), Ann Reeves Jarvis of West Virginia helped start "Mothers' Day Work Clubs" to teach local women h…

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Helping Our Women News - April 12, 2014

Happy Spring! I feel like I can say that with a certain amount of confidence now, as my yard is full of crocuses and budding daffodils! YAY! We deserve it, don't you think? April is Volunteer Appreciation month and soon we will be announcing additio…

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Helping Our Women News - February 18, 2014

HOW Support GroupsHOW  Chronic Illness Support GroupThe Chronic Illness Support Group is held every Tuesday from 12:30 pm to 2 pm at St. Mary of the Harbor Church at 517 Commercial Street in Provincetown. Facilitated by Doreen Devlin, RN, LMHC, th…

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Helping Our Women News - February 18, 2014

It is 4 weeks until Spring arrives on March 20th! Yippie! That may still seem like forever, with this pesky, never-ending snow and all, but at Helping Our Women, we have plenty going on to keep you busy from now until then... Read on... Saturda…

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