COVID-19 Information and Resources

Hello All,

We know that everyone is struggling through these troublesome times. We would like to add some relief by sharing these resources for you to take advantage of.

Please stay safe, healthy and help other stay safe and healthy through social distancing and self quarantine if possible.

COVID-19 Best Practices and Resources

-Facts About COVID-19 In Your Language: English, Español, 中文, kreyòl ayisyen, Português, Tiếng Việt


**Regarding Health Insurance:

Massachusetts Health Connector announced that uninsured residents can apply and get into coverage through a 45-day window running until April 25. Residents who need health insurance can call 1-877-MA-ENROLL (1-877-623-6765) to gain access to the enrollment period, and go to to complete an application.


Community/City Resources

Food Distribution Locations:

     *Food Access Weekly Schedule(LINK FOR FOOD DISTRIBUTION SCHEDULE)

  • BCYF Jackson/Mann —  500 Cambridge Street 10am-3pm
  • Oak Square YMCA — 615 Washington St 8am-12pm
  • Brighton High School — 25 Warren Street 8:30am-11:30am


English for Immigrant Entrepreneurs Showcase with Mayor Marty Walsh

On February 4th 2019, Mayor Marty Walsh attended our ESOL program to hear from some from our students in the Entrepreneur class.

Here are some photos from the incredible night of our students with GPA faculty, local officials, ESOL staff and our amazing entrepreneurial students!

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**Some more photos can be found posted on the Mayor’s flikr account:

GPA’s Adult Education ESOL Flatbread Fundraiser


I am thrilled to announce that GPA’s Adult Education ESOL Program will be partnering with Flatbread Company for our third annual Community Night!

Please join us on Tuesday, January 28th for a pizza and bowling fundraiser:

-Flatbread Company Brighton at Boston landing

-76 Guest Street, Brighton

– 5 pm until close

– $3.50 of every large pizza purchase; $1.75 of every small pizza purchase goes to our program

***takeout orders are included and delivery is available through Grubhub

– Raffle prizes include 2 tickets to a Red Sox game and BC gear

All funds raised will support local adults learning English. If you are unable to attend, please consider sending a donation to us at: Gardner Pilot Academy Adult Education Program, 30 Athol Street, Allston, MA 02134. Check out our website:

We hope to see you there! Please spread the word!