Tenant Preservation Resources

Agency NameUseful Services Provided by AgencyServices Which Areas?
AABA, Inc.

Social Services and Educational Opportunities

West Roxbury, MA
Action for Boston Community Development

For 50 years ABCD has provided basic services and innovative programs that help empower individuals, families, and communities in Boston to overcome poverty, live with dignity, and achieve their full potential.

Boston, MA

Helps to pay for arrears and fuel assistance

Framingham, MA
Bristol Elder Services

Help with elderly residents in obtaining services to remain lease compliant

Fall River, MA
Caregivers Alliance

Support to primary caregivers to work with household to stay compliant

Suffolk County, MA
Child and Family Services

Whether it is children exposed to abuse or violence, families coping with mental illness, or matching children with mentors or loving adoptive families, Child & Family Services is there to support, guide and heal.

New Bedford, MA
Coastline Elderly, Inc.

Coastline Elderly Services, Inc. (CESI) is a private, non-profit corporation which develops, provides, and coordinates a range of home care services designed to support and maintain the independent living of elders within the community.

New Bedford, MA
Community Care Alliance

Learning skills program for parents and children

State of Rhode Island
Community Teamwork

Community Teamwork programs serve individuals and families at every stage of their lives. They work closely with their funding sources and community partners to adapt programs and create new ones, when needed, to meet the changing needs of people and connect them to all available resources.

Lowell, MA
Connecting for Children and Families (CCF)

Offers a wide range of family support initiatives, educational programs, and social services for inner-city children and their families that often reaches our neighboring Northern Rhode Island towns and cities.

Woonsocket, RI
Council on Aging

Their mission is to improve the lives of millions of older adults, especially those who are struggling.

New Bedford, MA
Derry Housing Authority

They will provide one month’s rent if qualified resident.

Derry, NH
Elder Services of Merrimack Valley, Inc.

Homecare, Personal Care, Resources, Legal

Lawrence, Lowell, Methuen, and Haverill,MA

Case managers for elders and disabled

Boston, MA
Franklin County Home Care Corporation

an Area Agency on Aging, is a private, nonprofit corporation that develops, provides and coordinates a range of services to support the independent living of elders and persons with disabilities with a goal of independence. We also support caregivers, including grandparents raising grandchildren, in many ways.

Turners Falls, MA
FriendshipWorks, Inc.

FriendshipWorks (formerly MATCH-UP Interfaith Volunteers) is a network of trained volunteers that provide support and assistance to elders in Boston and Brookline.

Boston MA
Found in Translation

Interpreter/ Translation Services

Cambridge, MA
Greater Boston Legal Services

Providing legal advice

Greater Boston, MA
Greater Lynn Senior Services

Resources and case workers for seminars.

Greater Boston, MA
Guardian Healthcare

A Medicare and Medicaid certified agency. Accredited by The Joint Commission and we provide skilled nursing, therapy services, case management and certified home health aides in the commonwealth of Massachusetts.

Accept patients with a wide range of disorders, including but not limited to:

  • Mental Health
  • Diabetes
  • HIV / AIDS
  • Neurological Disorders
  • Substance Abuse
  • COPD
  • Hypertension
  • Wound Care
  • IV Therapy
  • Medication Management
Boston, Brockton, Lawrence, Springfield, MA
HAP Housing /Springfield

Helps with paying back rent.

Springfield, MA
Home Start, Inc.

Rent settlements, pro-bono lawyer services

Boston, MA
Jewish Family & Children Services

They focus on serving particularly vulnerable populations including children and adults with disabilities or mental illness, new mothers and their infants, seniors living with chronic conditions, and people experiencing financial crisis, hunger, or domestic abuse.

Waltham, MA
Just a Start

A multi service agency, Just A Start focuses on affordable housing, workforce development, and educational programming to help people find gain the skills or get the help they need to secure a home, get a good job, and live a successful and productive life.

Boston, MA
Kit Clark Senior Services

Kit Clark Senior Services has helped older adults in Greater Boston live with dignity and independence. Their professional staff conduct many of its programs in five different languages, ensuring these much needed support services reach elders with diverse ethnic backgrounds.

Boston, MA
Mass Housing

Variety through tenant services dept

Boston, MA
Metropolitan Boston Housing Partnership

Their mission is to ensure that the region’s low and moderate income individuals and families have choice and mobility in finding and retaining decent, affordable housing.

Boston, MA
Mystic Valley Elder Services

Social Services

Melrose, MA
National Council on Aging

A just and caring society in which each of us, as we age, lives with dignity, purpose, and security

All States
Newport Country Mental Health

An organization of people, programs & services for all ages who are experiencing problems with mental illness, substance abuse or stress in living.

Newport, RI
North Shore Elder Services

Case managers for elders and disabled.

MA, North Shore
Old Colony Elder Services

Case managers for elders and disabled.

MA, South Shore
Peabody Properties Resident Services

The goal of the PPI Resident Services program is to promote successful tenancies by linking residents to the supportive services they may need to meet the terms of their lease and continue to live in the development.

States: MA, RI
Providence Center

It has been a community resource, providing people from all walks of life with mental health and substance use services in their homes, schools and neighborhoods.Through over 40 programs and wraparound services, including food and housing, job training, legal services, primary health care and wellness activities, and more.

Providence, RI
RI Dept Elder Affairs

Protective Services

Cranston, RI
Salvation Army USA

Rental Assistance

Lawrence, MA
SMOC: South Middlesex Opportunity Council

To improve the quality of life of low-income and disadvantaged individuals and families by advocating for their needs and rights; providing services; educating the community; building a community of support; participating in coalitions with other advocates and searching for new resources and partnerships.

Framingham, MA
Somerville-Cambridge Elder Services

Somerville-Cambridge Elder Services promotes the right of all individuals to live with dignity, in the setting of their choice by offering older people, younger people with disabilities, and caregivers the information, services and support needed to make choices which enhance health, well being and independence.

Somerville, MA
Somerville Homeless Coalition

The mission  is to provide homeless and near homeless individuals and families with individualized supportive services and tailored housing solutions with a goal of obtaining and maintaining affordable housing.

Somerville, MA
South Shore Mental Health

South Shore Mental Health is a leader in providing services for children, teens, and families experiencing serious emotional problems, behavioral issues, developmental disabilities, and substance abuse.

Quincy, MA
South Shore Elder Services, Inc.

South Shore Elder Services, Inc. (SSES) recommends and coordinates resources for elders to help them to remain as independent as possible. The private, non-profit agency also advocates for elders and their caregivers, always with the goal of promoting an optimal quality of life.

Worcester, MA
Tenancy Preservation

The Tenancy Preservation Program (TPP) is a homelessness prevention program. TPP works with tenants, including families with children with disabilities, facing eviction as a result of behavior related to a disability (e.g. mental illness, mental retardation, substance abuse, aging related impairments). TPP functions as a neutral party to the landlord and tenant. In consultation with the Housing Court Department, TPP works with the property owner and tenant to determine whether the disability can be reasonably accommodated and the tenancy preserved.

State of MA
Transition House

domestic violence agency, providing emergency shelter, transitional and supported housing and youth prevention education

Cambridge, MA