MHSA’s TOP TEN

As you’re traveling to visit friends or family, or preparing for guests to descend upon your home for the holidays, you might be asking yourself, “What on earth are we going to talk about at the dinner table?” Why not talk about MHSA and the amazing work MHSA has done to address homelessness in Massachusetts?…

We Must Remember, We Must Speak Out

By Joe Finn, MHSA President & Executive Director Twelve years ago, I had the opportunity to visit Israel as a part of the Boston-Haifa Connection sponsored by the Jewish Community Relations Council of Greater Boston. I met with municipal workers dealing with an emerging homeless street population on the streets of Haifa and visited the…

PSH COVID-19 Relief Funds Final Report

Today, MHSA and United Way of Massachusetts Bay and Merrimack Valley (UWMB) release a report and executive summary detailing the importance and impact of funding received for Permanent Supportive Housing (PSH) COVID-19 Relief. During the pandemic, tenants in PSH settings were at greater risk of becoming infected due to their complex health conditions and faced…

Program Coordinator at MHSA

The Massachusetts Housing and Shelter Alliance (MHSA) is seeking qualified candidates for the position of Program Coordinator The Program Coordinator will join a growing seven-person Programs Team that manages MHSA’s program and funding intermediary work. This is a new role for a highly organized person who will develop and implement improved, streamlined, and effective tracking…