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16 Jul

Natalika’s trilogy

The following is the story of one of our single moms, Natalika, shared by her during our Legislative Breakfast in March, 2018. It is a testament to the ways support from Housing Families and from the community can transform the lives of families experiencing homelessness. Good morning.  My name is Natalika and this is my […]

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28 Mar

16th Annual Legislative Breakfast

Stand with homeless families to make housing a priority for our elected officials this year!

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29 Nov

Senator Jason Lewis secures funding for Housing Families

Sen. Jason Lewis announced that the Senate protected funding for a Malden priority in the fiscal year 2018 state budget Among the restored funding priorities whose vetoes were overridden include $100,000 for educational and other services for homeless children through Housing Families’ GREAT program, as well as other emergency shelter and eviction prevention programs at […]

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21 Aug

Our role in promoting equality and social justice

Housing Families wants to assure our community that we are evermore committed to our values and rising up to our role in promoting equality and social justice.

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21 Jun

Massachusetts is in a housing crisis!

At this year’s Legislative Breakfast, families shared their stories with state legislators in hopes of developing long-term solutions to family homelessness.

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8 Mar

15th Annual Legislative Breakfast

Stand with homeless families to make housing a priority for our elected officials this year!

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8 Feb

Advocacy and Cookies

Join homeless families, Housing Families, and Homes for Families at the State House to advocate for increased funding in the Massachusetts Rental Voucher Program (MRVP)

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2 Feb

Transforming lives through art and advocacy

Betsey and her family were denied state shelter twice because she made $68 more than the eligibility rules allow. With nowhere else to go, her family lived in a car for two weeks

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