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Aug 28, 2015

MHSA member agency Father Bill's & MainSpring is seeking a Housing Manager to provide day-to-day oversight of the programs operated in the Housing division, including supervision and support of the community-based case management...

Aug 21, 2015

MHSA has released the Summer 2015 edition of The North Star! Read the newsletter online, and contact MHSA at 617-367-6447 if you would like to be added to our mailing list for future newsletters.

Aug 20, 2015

On August 20, 2015, The Boston Globe published "Boston finding homes for veterans: Aims to shelter all by end of year." In the article, Alexandra Koktsidis describes the Boston Homes for the Brave initiative, which is focused on ending...


In this week's guest post, Sam Greenberg and Sarah Rosenkrantz reflect on the experiences that led them to launch Y2Y Harvard Square, a student-run overnight shelter for young adults experiencing homelessness. Sam and Sarah are recent graduates of Harvard College, where they were student leaders at the Harvard Square Homeless Shelter, a program of the Phillips Brooks House Association. Y2Y Harvard Square is scheduled to open in November 2015.