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Oct 25, 2017

Mathematica Policy Research has created a new study that explores how MHSA is developing Housing First best practices for identifying and targeting high utilizers of emergency services among chronically homeless individuals.

Nov 17, 2017

MHSA member agency Project Hope is seeking applicants for a Diversion Specialist. Reporting to the Project Hope Diversion Coordinator, the Diversion Specialist will be responsible for providing triage, assessment, and diversion services...

Nov 16, 2017

Today, WBUR published an article about the City of Boston's most recent housing surge, where the Boston Housing Authority had set aside 56 apartments for people like Lenny who have experienced chronic homelessness. MHSA staff was...


In today's blog post, Ndindam Ndiwane reflects on his experiences volunteering at MHSA and contributing to the organization's mission to end homelessness in the Commonwealth.