Community Partners

Housing Families Community Partners and Resources Additional Services Offered
Bread of Life Food pantry
Career Collaborative Employment services
City of Everett Eviction prevention referrals  / Housing Authority collaboration for permanent housing placements
City of Malden Homeless prevention and rapid re-housing program funding  /  Housing Authority collaboration for permanent housing placements  /  Eviction prevention referrals
City of Medford Homeless prevention and rapid re-housing program funding   /  Housing Authority collaboration for permanent housing  placements     /    Eviction prevention referrals
City of Revere Housing Authority collaboration for permanent housing placements
Department of Housing and Community Development Shelter placements
Department of Transitional Assistance Food Stamps/SNAP   / Temporary Assistance to Needy Families (TANF)
Eliot Community Human Services Counseling    /     Crisis evaluation
Furnishing Hope of Massachusetts Provides furniture for families transitioning out of homelessness
Heading Home Provides emergency shelter and permanent housing as well as job training to homeless families
Homes for Families Ensures that homeless families have a voice and educates them on current policies and advocacy opportunities.
Horizons for Homeless Children Refers trained volunteers to HFI both for tutoring and childcare.  They also provide technical assistance and training opportunities.
Lesley University HFI trains and supervises six graduate student interns who provide individual and group art and play therapy.
Malden Public Schools Partners with HFI to operate a Saturday School for homeless and formerly homeless children.  HFI also provides regular training to school staff.
Mass Coalition for the Homeless Furniture needs
Mediation for Results Negotiation services through the court system for both landlords and tenants.
Metropolitan Boston Housing Partnership Helps homeless families find and retain affordable housing
National Center on Family Homelessness Provides program staff with training for providing high-quality trauma-informed care to children and youth.
Neighborhood Developers Provides affordable housing for HFI families
New Lease A new collaboration of property management companies and service providers with the goal of transitioning at least 200 families per year into permanent housing.
Stratus Mental health services
Tailored for Success Clothing for work
YWCA – Malden Provides financial and budgeting services as well as free gym memberships to our families