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Directions to 1010 Massachusetts Avenue

From the North
Follow Route 1 (Via Mystic / Tobin Bridge) to Route 93 South. Take Exit 18 (Mass Ave.) At traffic light, take right onto access road. Stay in left lane. At light, take a left onto Mass. Ave. 1010 Mass Ave. is approximately 1/4 mile on the left. There is street parking or a parking lot across from the building.

From the South
Take Expressway North (Route 93/3) Take Exit 18 (Mass. Ave.) Take a left onto Mass. Ave. 1010 Mass Ave. is approximately 1/4 mile on the left. There is street parking and a parking lot across from the building.

From the West
Take the Mass Pike (Route 90) East to end. Take Expressway South (Route 93) Take Exit 18 (Mass Ave.) At traffic light, take right onto access road. Stay in left lane. At light, take a left onto Mass. Ave. 1010 Mass Ave. is approximately 1/4 mile on the left. There is street parking and a parking lot across from the building.

From Logan Airport
Go through the Ted Williams Tunnel to Expressway South. Once out of the tunnel, get in the right lane. Take exit 24 expressway I-93 South. Take Exit 28 (Mass Ave.) At the traffic light, take right onto access road; stay in left lane. At end of access road, turn left onto Massachusetts Ave.  1010 Mass Ave is approximately 1/4 mile down on the left.  There is street parking and a pay parking lot across from the building.

Parking Information
In addition to limited on-street parking, visitors and staff of the Boston Public Health Commission may park in the parking lot located on the corner of Massachusetts Ave and Magazine St. The parking lot entrance is located on Magazine St. and the fee for parking ranges from $2 (less than 30 min) up to $5 for the whole day.

Public Transportation
The Boston Public Health Commission is accessible by MBTA buses #8 and #10. Please see the below links for maps and schedules.

MBTA Bus #10 Route Map and Schedule
MBTA Bus #8 Route Map and Schedule

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Directions to 35 Northampton Street

From the North
Follow Route 1 (Via Mystic / Tobin Bridge) to Route 93 South Take Exit 18 (Mass Ave.) At traffic light, take right onto access road. At light, take a right onto Mass. Ave. At next light, take a left at Harrison Ave and then your first left onto Northampton Street.  35 Northampton Street is on your left.  Parking is available in the garage.

From the South 
Take Expressway North (Route 93 /3 ) Take Exit 18 (Mass. Ave.) At light, take a right onto Mass. Avenue. At next light, take a left at Harrison Ave and then your first left onto Northampton Street.  35 Northampton Street is on your left.  Parking is available in the garage.

From the West 
Take the Mass Pike (Route 90) East to end. Take Expressway South (Route 93). Take Exit 18 (Mass Ave.). At traffic light, take right onto access road. Stay in left lane. At light, take a right onto Mass. Ave., then a left at Harrison Ave, then left again on Northampton Street.  35 Northampton Street is on your left.  Parking is available in the garage.

From Logan Airport
Go through the Ted Williams Tunnel to Expressway South. Once out of the tunnel, get in the right lane. Take exit 24 expressway I-93 South. Take Exit 28 (Mass Ave.) At the traffic light, take right onto access road; stay in right lane. At end of access road, turn right onto Massachusetts Ave, then left on Harrison Ave and then left onto Northampton Street.  35 Northampton Street is on your left.  Parking is available in the garage.

Public Transportation
The Commission's offices at Northampton Square, the Miranda-Creamer Building, and the Finland Building are accessible by MBTA Buses 1, 8, 10, 47, 49, CT1, and CT3. All buses operate seven days a week with less service on Saturday and Sunday, except the CT1 & CT3, which does not operate on weekends. Please check individual schedules for times. The buildings are adjacent to Boston Medical Center, which is located at the corner of Albany Street and Massachusetts Avenue.

To Emergency Shelter Commission
Follow directions to 35 Northampton Street. Park in the garage and walk around the building to 860 Harrison Ave. The Emergency Shelter Commission is located on the ground floor.

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Directions to Miranda-Creamer Building

By car:

Follow directions to 35 Northampton Street and park. Enter the building through the door with the blue "Miranda-Creamer Elevators" sign. This entrance is wheelchair accessible. Once inside, follow signs to the appropriate meeting room or classroom.

Parking is available for a fee of $5, with ticket validation. The fee is paid through the machines located on the 2nd floor near the elevator bay. Street parking is occasionally available. Visitors should never park in the CVS parking lot, as they tow regularly.

By public transportation or if walking:

Pedestrians must enter the Miranda-Creamer Building at 785 Albany Street. Enter using the ramp to the left of the entrance marked 785 Albany Street. Once inside, follow signs to the appropriate meeting room or classroom.

To Classrooms (DelValle Institute/Boston EMS/Consortium for Professional Development):

Carter Auditorium
Take the elevator to the 4th floor. Turn left out of elevator, and left through the double doors.  The Carter Auditorium is on the left just past the South End Fitness Center.

O'Neill Conference Room
Take the elevator to the 4th floor. The O'Neill Conference Room is through the double glass doors at the end of the hall.

Room 411
Take the elevator to the 4th floor. Room 411 is through the double glass doors immediately on the left.

Room 601
Take the elevator to the 6th floor. Room 601 is through the double glass doors, immediately on the right.

Stephen M. Lawler Medical Intelligence Center
Take the elevator to the 6th floor. Once off the elevators, enter the double doors. The Stephen M. Lawlor Medical Intelligence Center is located through the fourth door on the right.

Offices of the DelValle Institute for Emergency Preparedness/EMS Research, Training & Quality Improvement/Consortium for Professional Development
Take the elevator to the 4th floor. Offices are through the double glass doors, immediately on the right. You may need to call your party from the hallway for access.

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Directions to 723-727 Mass. Ave. Child Adolescent Family Health Bureau Programs

Follow directions to 35 Northampton Street.

From the Garage (35 Northampton St.)
Park in the garage, walk out to Northampton St and walk around the building (take Harrison Ave or Albany Street) to the front of Mass Ave.  School Based Health Center Offices are located at 723 Mass Ave ground floor.  BAHEC and Youth Development Programs are located at 727 Mass Ave ground floor.  BAHEC adminstration, Peer Leadership, Health Crew and CAFH Administration are located on the Mezzanine Floor.  Ring the doorbell for the mezzanine offices.

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Directions to the Finland Building Addictions Bureau Programs and Healthy Baby Healthy Child Program at 774 Albany Street

From the South:
Take Expressway North (Route 93/3). Take Frontage Road Exit 18 towards Massachusetts Ave./Roxbury. Turn slight left onto Frontage Rd./New Frontage Rd. Take 2nd left onto Mass Ave. Connector. At end of access road, turn right onto Massachusetts Ave. and turn right onto Albany Street.  Arrive to Finland Building on the right.

From the North:
Take Expressway South (Route 93). If coming from Route 1, follow Route 1 South (Via Mystic/ Tobin Bridge to Route 93 South). Take Frontage Road Exit 18 towards Massachusetts Ave./Roxbury. Turn slight left onto Frontage Rd./New Frontage Rd. Take 2nd left onto Mass Ave. Connector. At end of access road, turn right onto Massachusetts Ave. and turn right onto Albany Street. Arrive at Finland Building on the right .

From the West:
Take the Massachusetts Turnpike (Route 90 East) to the end. Take Expressway South (Route 93). Take Mass Ave. Exit 18 towards Roxbury/Andrew Square. Stay straight onto Mass Ave. Connector. Take the 1st right onto Massachusetts Ave.and turn right onto Albany Street. Arrive at Finland Building on the right . 

PARKING: Finland Building does not have public parking available.Visitors may park at:
• Boston Medical Center – Albany St. Parking Garage (710 Albany St., Boston, MA)
• Northampton Square Parking Garage (35 Northampton St., Boston, MA)

Public Transportation:
Bus #1: Departs from Dudley Bus Station and Harvard Square.

Bus #CT1: Departs from Dudley Bus Station and Harvard Square. (Express Bus)

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Directions to Mattapan Campus, 201-211 River Street

201 River Street: Healthy Baby Healthy Child Food Pantry

203 River Street: EMS Satelite Garage
209 River Street: Entre Familia Residential Program
211 River Street: Addictions Bureau Administration

From Downtown Boston:
Take the Southeast Expressway (Route 93 South) to Exit 11B to Route 203 (Granite Ave/Ashmont).  Proceed a half-mile to Gallivan Blvd.  Turn left on Gallivan Blvd and drive for .8 miles.  Turn left on Washington Street and continue .4 miles.  Take right on River Street.  After .4 miles, the campus is on your right.

Public Transportation:
Located near the Dorchester/Milton Lower Mills section Boston, the Mattapan Campus of the Boston Public Health Commission is accessible by public transportation from two directions.   You can take the Red Line to Ashmont Station in Dorchester.  From Ashmont, pick up the No.27 bus which stops at the Campus entrance.   The distance is approximately one-quarter mile from Ashmont. 

Alternatively, from Dudley Square, in Roxbury, the No.28 or No.29 bus will take you to Mattapan Square and from the Mattapan T station you can also pick up the No.27 bus which goes to the campus entrance. The distance from Mattapan Sq to the campus coming from this direction is approximately 1 mile.  

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Directions to the Family Justice Center, 989 Commonwealth Avenue, Boston

The FJC is located near the intersection of Commonwealth Ave. and Babcock St., one block west of Boston University's Agganis Arena and next door to the MATCH School.

By the "T": Take the Green Line "B" train (Boston College) to either the Pleasant Street or the Babcock Street stop; both are less than one block from the FJC.

On the MBTA Bus: Take any of the following bus routes to Kenmore Square: 8, 57, 60, 65, 8A. At Kenmore Square, transfer to the outbound "B" train (see "T" directions above) or take the 57 bus towards Watertown Yard and get off at the Brighton Ave. stop (near Shaw's supermarket). Walk a few blocks east, toward downtown Boston.

Parking: Metered parking is available on the street. Ask about special parking for clients at the front desk.

Driving:
From the North
Take I-93 or Route 1 South to Boston. Exit onto Storrow Drive. Continue on Storrow Drive to the Kenmore Square Exit. At the first set of lights, turn right onto Beacon Street. Bear right at the far end of Kenmore Square onto Commonwealth Avenue. Continue on Commonwealth Avenue to 989 Commonwealth Ave (approximately 1 mile).

From the South
Take I-93 Route 3 (Southeast Expressway) North to Boston. Exit onto Storrow Drive. Continue on Storrow Drive to the Kenmore Square Exit. At the first set of lights, turn right onto Beacon Street. Bear right at the far end of Kenmore Square onto Commonwealth Avenue. Continue on Commonwealth Avenue to 989 Commonwealth Ave (approximately 1 mile).

From the West
Take the Massachusetts Turnpike (I-90) East. Take Exit 18 on the left (Brighton/Cambridge). Follow Signs to Cambridge. At the second set of lights, turn right. Continue on Storrow Drive to the Kenmore Square Exit. At the first set of lights, turn right onto Beacon Street. Bear right at the far end of Kenmore Square onto Commonwealth Avenue. Continue on Commonwealth Avenue to 989 Commonwealth Ave (approximately 1 mile).​

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Directions to Woods Mullen Shelter – 794 Massachusetts Ave, Boston

From the South:
Take Expressway North (Route 93/3). Take Frontage Road Exit 18 towards Mass. Ave./Roxbury. Turn slight left onto Frontage Rd./New Frontage Rd. Take 2nd left onto Mass Ave. Connector. At end of access road, turn right onto Mass. Ave. Arrive at 794 Mass. Ave.

From the North:
Take Expressway South (Route 93). If coming from Route 1, follow Route 1 South (Via Mystic/ Tobin Bridge to Route 93 South). Take Frontage Road Exit 18 towards Mass. Ave./Roxbury. Turn slight left onto Frontage Rd./New Frontage Rd. Take 2nd left onto Mass Ave. Connector. At end of access road, turn right onto Mass. Ave. Arrive at 794 Mass. Ave.

From the West:
Take the Mass. Turnpike (Route 90 East) to the end. Take Expressway South (Route 93). Take Mass Ave. Exit 18 towards Roxbury/Andrew Square. Stay straight onto Mass Ave. Connector. Take the 1st right onto Mass. Ave. Arrive at 794 Mass. Ave.

PARKING: Woods Mullen Shelter does not have parking available; our visitors may utilize the paid parking facilities at:
• Boston Medical Center – Albany St. Parking Garage (710 Albany St., Boston, MA)
• Northampton Square Parking Garage (35 Northampton St., Boston, MA)

Public Transportation:
Bus #1: Departs from Dudley Bus Station and Harvard Square.
Bus #CT1: Departs from Dudley Bus Station and Harvard Square. (Express Bus)

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Directions to Southampton Shelter – 112 Southampton Street, Boston
For those seeking shelter, please visit Central Intake at Woods Mullen Shelter, located at 794 Massachusetts Avenue in Boston

From the South: 
Take Expressway North (Route 93/3). Take Southampton Street Exit 16 towards Andrew Square. Turn left onto Southampton Street, proceed ½ a mill to the destination at 112 Southampton Street.

From the North:
Take Expressway South (Route 93). If coming from Route 1, follow Route 1 South (Via Mystic/ Tobin Bridge to Route 93 South). Take Frontage Road Exit 18 towards Mass. Ave./Roxbury and merge onto the Mass Ave Connector. Turn left onto Massachusetts Avenue then take a left onto Theodore Glynn Avenue (just after the Boston Fire Department Headquarters on your left). Take 2nd left onto Southampton Street. Arrive at 112 Southampton Street.

From the West:
Take the Mass. Turnpike (Route 90 East) to the end. Take Frontage Road Exit 18 towards Mass. Ave./Roxbury and merge onto the Mass Ave Connector. Turn left onto Massachusetts Avenue then take a left onto Theodore Glynn Avenue (just after the Boston Fire Department Headquarters on your left). Take 2nd left onto Southampton Street. Arrive at 112 Southampton Street.

PARKING: Woods Mullen Shelter does not have parking available; our visitors may utilize the paid parking facilities at:
• Boston Medical Center – Albany St. Parking Garage (710 Albany St., Boston, MA)
• Northampton Square Parking Garage (35 Northampton St., Boston, MA)

Public Transportation:
Bus #10: Copley Station, via Andrew Station and South Bay Center  
Bus #8: Kenmore Station, via Ruggles Station and Longwood Medical Area ​

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