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Housed In Cambridge

By Cambridge Human Rights Commission (CHRC), Community Development Department, and Cambridge Public Library

Housed In Cambridge: Information to Open Doors is a citywide campaign designed to educate and inform residents on housing opportunities and housing-related resources and services.

logo of the Housed In Cambridge campaign, a green door opening to a blue background
This is an ongoing program.

We also host lots of events, webinars, and workshops. Click here to see if we have any upcoming Housing Assistance Events.

Ages: Adults.

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Maura Pensak
Housing Liaison to the City Manager
Cambridge Human Rights Commission

Please contact the Office of the Housing Liaison with your housing-related questions.

Housed In Cambridge is a collaboration of several city departments, including the City Manager’s Office of the Housing Liaison, the Community Development Department (CDD), Cambridge Human Rights Commission (CHRC), and the Department of Human Service Programs (DHSP).

For more information on upcoming events and programs, visit the Office of the Housing Liaison webpage.

Registration required

  • Sign-up is ongoing

Register for Zoom link here.

Upcoming Events:



The program location changes over time.

  • Both in-person and virtual (online or over the phone).

Translation services available - Contact the organization for more details..

Additional information

Housing resources in Cambridge are available through several city departments and a network of housing and service providers all working collaboratively to support residents in accessing and maintaining secure housing. The campaign aims to make it easier for residents to understand where they can go for housing and assistance.

Housed In Cambridge will convene regular panels and trainings addressing a range of housing topics. You can view the online housing guide here.

Housed In Cambridge brochure listing departments and services provided