We provide a directory of agencies that provide rental assistance to residents.
We do not directly provide aid ourselves, but provide local resources for you to find.
Most major U.S. cities including Boston, Massachusetts, offer some type of state of
federally subsidized Rental Assistance Programs and/or emergency financial assistance for low income persons in need.
There are also thousands of local non-profit organizations that offer help paying rent along with providing housing assistance. We currently have listed all of the financial Rental Assistance programs we could find in Boston. We constantly are finding new sources for rent assistance, sign-up here to receive an email alert as soon as we locate any new rental assistance programs in Boston.
Department of Housing and Community Development - MA STATE PROGRAM provides different types of rental assistance in Massachusetts. The 3 largest programs are: The Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Program (HCVP), Massachusetts Rental Voucher Program (MRVP), Alternative Housing Voucher Program (A.. click for full details.42.3944080,-71.1271140
Homelessness Prevention Program. Utilizing a combination of housing and stabilization knowledge, mediation techniques, legal advocacy, and flexible monetary funds , they help high-risk households retain their housing and avoid going to shelters with rental assistance through their Prevention Progr.. click for full details.42.3529736, -71.061241
The American Legion Temporary Financial Assistance (TFA) program has awarded cash grants to minor children of veterans who are eligible for American Legion membership. These grants help families in need meet the cost of shelter, food, utilities and health expenses, thereby keeping the child or child.. click for full details.42.3576993,-71.0533291
Catholic Charities Archdiocese Of Boston is able to provide a wide range of support, including the following: Food pantries Rent and mortgage assistance Utility assistance Baby supplies Clothing and other necessities Also provides a seasonal and holiday assistance for families who cannot afford a.. click for full details.42.33879109, -71.051401
Mission Hill Neighborhood Housing providesAFFORDABLE RENTAL HOUSING DEVELOPMENTSIn the 1980s MHNHSfocused on preserving and providing new affordable rental opportunities in the neighborhood through the rehabilitation of deteriorated and vacant multi-family properties. This effort began with th.. click for full details.42.3334914, -71.104095
FamilyAid Boston provides case managers in their Homelessness Prevention program work with families to resolve the problems that are putting their housing at risk and to help them connect with the services they need. In some cases, limited financial assistance is available for rent and util.. click for full details.42.350673, -71.056808