The Inter-Church Council of Greater New Bedford

412 County St.
New Bedford, MA 02740
Phone: (508) 993-6242

About this Location

The Inter-Church Council (ICC) of Greater New Bedford is a nonprofit organization comprised of 47 congregations from the surrounding area. The ICC serves to unite all faiths through community outreach initiatives that support social, economic and racial justice and spiritual renewal. The ICC is also an active community partner and serves on numerous community coalitions and collaboratives across the region.

Specialties and Services


  • Community Education & Outreach
  • Community-Based Activities
  • Direct Advocacy
  • Mentoring/Role Modeling
  • Resource and Referral Services
  • Spiritual Development
  • Worship Services

Service Settings

  • Faith-Based Support


  • Community Resources and Supportive Services

Evidence-Based Treatments and Special Programs

  • Representative Payee Ministries
  • Housing Ministries
  • Collaboration with Bridges to Faith Ministry
  • Healthy Choices Program in area schools
  • Hospital Ministries
  • Police Ride-Along Chaplains
  • Partner: Greater New Bedford Suicide Prevention Coalition


  • Portuguese
  • Spanish


  • Not Provided

Referral and Intake Process

Referral Process

For more information regarding The Inter-Church Council of Greater New Bedford:


Intake Process

Does not apply

Eligibility and Insurance


Eligible Gender:
Other Elgibility Criteria:


  • Does not apply