Housing & Shelter

Action for Boston Community Development (ABCD)

AIDS Action CommitteeEmergency Transitional Program & Youth on Fire

Betty’s Place (Boston YWCA)

Boston Housing Authority

Boston Rescue Mission – Kingston House

Bridge Over Troubled Waters

Cambridge Housing Assistance Fund (CHAF)

Cambridge YWCA Transitional Program

Cardinal Medeiros Center for Older Homeless Adults

Carey Transitional Program (Cambridge YMCA)

Caritas Communities

Casa Esperanza – Latinas y Ninos

Casa Myrna Vazquez

CASPAR – ACCESS, Emergency Service Center, GROW House, & Womanplace Residential Substance Abuse Treatment

City Mission Society

Commonwealth Land Trust

Community Work Services

Dennis McLaughlin House

East Boston Rehab

Eliot Community Human Services

Elizabeth Stone House

FamilyAid Boston

First Church Shelter

Gavin House

Granada House

Harvard Square Homeless Shelter / Phillips Brooks House at Harvard

Heading Home


Hello House

Household Goods Recycling of Massachusetts

Huntington House (Boston YMCA)

Inman Square Apartments

Lend A Hand Society


Metropolitan Boston Housing Partnership (MBHP)

New England Center for Homeless Veterans

On the Rise

Pine Street Inn: hopeFound, IMPACT Employment Services, Men’s Inn, Men’s Transitional Housing Program, Shattuck Shelter

Project Hope

Project Place

Quincy Interfaith Sheltering Coalition – Father Bill’s Place

Rosie’s Place

Salvation Army – Cambridge

Solutions At Work

Somerville Homeless Coalition

St. Francis House

St. James Shelter

St. Patrick’s Shelter

Transition House

United Homes – Pilgrim Emergency Shelter, Richardson House

United Way of Massachusetts & Merrimack Valley

Victory Programs

Women’s Lunch Place

Healthcare Centers

Bay Cove Human Services – Kit Clark Senior Services & The Tenancy Preservation Project (TPP)

Boston Healthcare for the Homeless Program

Cambridge Health Care for the Homeless

Dimock Health Center

Massachusetts Behavioral Health Partnership (MBHP)


Asian Task Force Against Domestic Violence

Citizens Housing and Planning Association (CHAPA)

Homes For Families

Massachusetts Coalition for the Homeless (MCH)

Massachusetts Housing and Shelter Alliance (MHSA)

One Family Inc.


Cambridge Department of Human Service Programs – The Cambridge Multi-Service Center

Cambridge Housing Authority

City of Boston’s Department of Neighborhood Development

City of Boston’s Emergency Shelter Commission

City of Boston Homeless Services – Long Island Shelter, Long Island Annex, Project Soar Transitional Program, Wise Street Transitional Program, & Woods-Mullen

Commonwealth of Massachusetts Department of Housing and Community Development

US Department of Housing and Urban Development

US Department of Veterans Affairs

Legal Services

Cambridge and Somerville Legal Services

Greater Boston Legal Services (GBLS)

Justice Resource Institute (JRI)

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