City of Boston is seeking applicants to provide wrap-around care for new transitional housing sites

City of Boston Mayor Michelle Wu has opened a resume submission portal for healthcare and human services professionals interested in providing services for individuals experiencing homelessness, substance use disorder, or mental health challenges. All submitted resumes will go to the organizations who have partnered with the City of Boston on an initiative to scale up…

Two Openings at St. Francis House

St. Francis House, an experienced Boston homeless services provider, is preparing to open a harm-reduction focused transitional housing program which will operate 24 hours each day for approximately 6 months, to provide stable shelter/transitional housing to 20-25 of the women most at risk in collaboration with Boston Public Health Commission as well as Boston Health…

Massachusetts Pay for Success Initiative to Reduce Chronic and Long-Term Homelessness Exceeds Housing Goal, Leads to Ground-Breaking Systemic Changes

For Immediate Release November 9, 2021   For more information, contact: Sandi Goldfarb, Rasky Partners Sgoldfarb@rasky.com Brigid Boyd, United Way bboyd@supportunitedway.org   MASSACHUSETTS PAY FOR SUCCESS INITIATIVE TO REDUCE CHRONIC AND LONG-TERM HOMELESSNESS EXCEEDS HOUSING GOAL, LEADS TO GROUND-BREAKING SYSTEMIC CHANGES   BOSTON – As the region grapples with the complex public health and homelessness crises…

Massachusetts Alliance for Supportive Housing Releases Report Demonstrating Success of Pay for Success Program

MHSA, in partnership with the Corporation for Supportive Housing (CSH) and the United Way of Massachusetts Bay and Merrimack Valley (UWMB), has released a report today demonstrating the success of the Pay for Success (PFS) program, which successfully housed 1,055 tenants. MHSA, CSH, and UWMB together make up the Massachusetts Alliance for Supportive Housing (MASH),…

Two Job Openings at Victory Programs

MHSA Member Agency Victory Programs is seeking qualified candidates for the following positions: Deputy Director of Housing The Deputy Director of Victory Housing is accountable for the overall coordination of any administrative, clinical, financial and operational services/systems for the following programs with-in the Housing Division: Revision Family Home, Chamblet Family Home, Portis Family Home, Revision…

MHSA Announces New Member Advisory Board

MHSA has launched its first ever Member Advisory Board to advise MHSA on policy issues and to help shape its advocacy. The board consists of staff at MHSA member agencies who will share insight about emerging trends and practices in addressing homelessness. The Member Advisory Board will elect a Chair, who will serve on the MHSA Board of Directors.  The Application Review Committee included Robin Callahan, MHSA Board…

Housing/Stabilization Case Manager at Victory Programs

MHSA Member Agency Victory Programs is seeking a Housing/Stabilization Case Manager. The Housing/Stabilization Case Manager is responsible for the coordination and delivery of quality direct case management and stabilization services for Revision Family Home residents and their families. S/he is also responsible for providing housing advocacy and aftercare services that help to support retention in…