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 Somerville, 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 Somerville. 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 Somerville.
Housing strives to provide safe, attractive, and affordable housing through a number of programs and services that benefit both homeowners and tenants. The Housing Division promotes an affordable, sustainable and livable community by coordinating a number of functions, including: providing financi.. click for full details.42.386813, -71.098603
Due to the small number of rental assistance programs in Somerville we have listed some area listings below.
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 (AHVP). Call or visit their website to app..... click for full details1.23 miles away from Somerville 42.3944080,-71.1271140
Cambridge Department of Human Service Programs (HDSP) - CAMBRIDGE addresses the needs of homeless and near-homeless individuals and families living in our community. They provide direct services, planning and coordination of efforts for persons who are living on the street, in emergency shelters or at risk of losing their housing. They work ..... click for full details1.45 miles away from Somerville 42.3696237, -71.103462
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 Program. ..... click for full details3.38 miles away from Somerville 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 children in a more stable environment. TFA is limited t..... click for full details3.43 miles away from Somerville 42.3576993,-71.0533291