Provides information for homeowners and foreclosure avoidance in Massachusetts
Massachusetts Housing Partnership
Provides mortgage financing and assistance for Massachusetts residents
Provides information regarding homeowner assistance programs in Massachusetts
Transitional Aid to Families with Dependent Children (TAFDC)
Transitional Aid to Families with Dependent Children (TAFDC) is a state and federally funded program which provides cash assistance to families with children and pregnant women in the last 120 days of pregnancy, with little or no assets or income. It is operated under the federal Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) block grant.
Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP)
SNAP benefits are provided by the federal government and administered by DTA. Residents of the Commonwealth who participate in SNAP are families with children, elders and disabled. Many are the working poor with limited income or those who are temporarily unemployed.
Rosie’s Place, the nation’s first women’s shelter, provides housing, food, and education for poor and homeless women in Boston.
Crittenton Women’s Union
Provides social services, primarily to women and their families in Boston
Springfield Housing Authority
Provides affordable housing to residents of Springfield, MA
Provides housing to residents of Western Massachusetts
Worcester Housing Authority
Provides affordable housing in Worcester
Lowell Housing Authority
Provides affordable housing in Lowell
Boston Housing Authority
Provides affordable housing in Boston
Cambridge Housing Authority
Provides affordable housing in Cambridge