Utility Bill Assistance: DHSP Fuel Assistance
DHSP Fuel Assistance
We assists low-income households from the City of Cambridge and Somerville with winter heating costs incurred.
JAS Home Improvement Program
Just A StartWellington Harrington
Just A Start's Home Improvement Program (HIP) provides low and no-interest loans and technical assistance to income-qualified Cambridge homeowners with their repair and rehab projects.
Green Street Shelter
Solutions at Work
We manage a homeless shelter for men and women on Green Street in Cambridge. Solutions also runs an evening meals program for unhoused individuals 5 days a week in Central Square.
Housed In Cambridge Video Library
City of Cambridge, Community Development Department, and Cambridge Human Rights Commission (CHRC)
Housed in Cambridge: Information to Open Doors webinar recordings.
Office of the Housing Liaison Support
City of CambridgeMid Cambridge
We help Cambridge residents access and navigate affordable housing opportunities, obtain eviction and tenant displacement prevention, and other housing related resources and services.
The Transition Wellness Center (TWC)
City of Cambridge, Spaulding Rehabilitation Network and Hospital, and CASPAR/BaycoveMid Cambridge
This is a new, city-funded temporary emergency homeless shelter at the Spaulding Hospital will host 58 beds and serve as an adult homeless shelter for guests who test negative for COVID-19.
Cambridge Affordable Housing Information Sessions
Community Development Department
Tuesday, February 7 12pm – 2pm
Also: Thursday, February 23 6pm – 8pm; Wednesday, March 8 12pm – 2pm; and Monday, March 20 6pm – 8pm
Join a virtual info session to learn about the City's Affordable Rental and Home Ownership Programs
CEOC Housing Assistance
Cambridge Economic Opportunity Committee (CEOC)Mid Cambridge
We can help you with many housing-related services, including signing up for the Cambridge Affordable Housing list, preventing eviction, resolving issues with property managers, and more.
Drop-In Community Center
Cambridge Women's Center
Our drop-in is open to eight people at a time. Check website for updated hours. Use a computer, cook in the kitchen, get help from a volunteer, pick up food & supplies, T-passes, clothing closet.
Housed In Cambridge
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.
Housed In Cambridge's Online Guide
Cambridge Human Rights Commission (CHRC), Community Development Department, and Department of Human Service Programs (DHSP)
The guide is organized around six key themes: affordable housing, emergency housing, housing rights, legal and mediation services, safe & healthy homes, and financial assistance.
JAS Housing Services
Just A StartWellington Harrington
We help prevent homelessness through mediation to resolve disputes between tenants and landlords and by administering emergency financial assistance.
Keep The Keys
On The RiseMid Cambridge
Keep The Keys is a housing stabilization program for On The Rise women, trans, and non-binary people who transition out of homeless and into housing of their own.
Legal Resources: Lawyers for Civil Rights
Lawyers for Civil Rights BostonOutside Cambridge
We currently provided a list of resources and information for people of color and immigrants to common situations resulting from COVID-19.
Cambridge Energy-Savings Programs
Community Development Department and All in Energy
Our City programs connect renters, homeowners and landlords to resources that help save money on their utility bills while also addressing climate change through renewable energy and efficiency.
Cambridge Housing Resources
City of Cambridge
The City of Cambridge can help address concerns and questions about housing resources, tenants, homeowners, landlords and property management companies, and court-related information.
Directory of Resources for People Homeless in Cambridge
This online guide contains information on many different types of resources that may be useful to individuals and families who are homeless.
Homeowner's Guide: Consumer Financial Protection Bureau
Find It Cambridge
We provide facts, tips, and sound advice to homeowners that are struggling to make mortgage payments during COVID-19.
HRI Home Improvement Program
Homeowner's Rehab, Inc.
We help low to moderate income homeowners in Cambridge by offering unconventional financing and loans to facilitate the repair, renovation, and restoration of your home to help you stay in your home.
Boston Area Rape Crisis Center Case Management
Boston Area Rape Crisis Center (BARCC)The Port Outside Cambridge
We work directly with survivors of sexual assault, harassment, and abuse and their loved ones to assist with their immediate and long-term health, housing, financial, and safety needs.
CHRC Housing Discrimination Guide
Cambridge Human Rights Commission (CHRC)
Learn about the resources available to you if you believe you have been discriminated against. Materials are in ASL, Amharic, Arabic, Bengali, Chinese, Haitian Creole, Spanish, Somali, Portuguese.
Jewish Family and Children's Service (JF&CS)
Our programs are designed to strengthen families and support individuals with hope and dignity through life transitions.
Connect with a Library Social Worker
Cambridge Public LibraryMid Cambridge Neighborhood 9 and West Cambridge Cambridgeport Strawberry Hill East Cambridge North Cambridge Wellington Harrington
Our team of social workers can help make referrals to community services, help you complete applications, navigate resources, and help connect you to mental health or substance misuse programs.
Disabilities Resource Guide: Exceptional Lives
Exceptional Lives, Inc.
This is a free Resource Directory of disability services in Massachusetts. Use your information to find programs near you that will meet your family's needs.
Domestic Violence Resources at ATASK
Asian Task Force Against Domestic Violence (ATASK)
Our shelter and advocacy programs include MA's only multilingual emergency shelter, advocacy services, outreach, and education programs for battered Asian adults and their children.