New Lease is the first organization in the country to pioneer a HUD-approved homeless family preference in Multifamily housing. In its infancy, New Lease has already made a significant impact on changing systems to that address homelessness. Please consider donating to sustain this innovative pilot that has brought together pivotal players in the homelessness and affordable housing worlds to reduce family homelessness in Massachusetts. Click here to keep the momentum going.
When a family moves from shelter or state-assisted motel to a new home, the costs can be burdensome. On top of families’ ordinary expenses, the prices of furniture and home goods can break a budget, especially for the extremely low-income families New Lease’s work focuses on. Consider crafting a simple Family Care Package containing small home goods, mini appliances, pantry foods and toiletries. Click here for more details and suggested items.
It is imperative that additional homes are targeted to Massachusetts’s homeless families and children. Family homelessness in Massachusetts is both a human and economic crisis that we need your help to alleviate. Click here to learn more about joining New Lease, as well as promising data points that prove our efficiency to property owners.
Staying informed about New Lease’s work is an extremely important contribution you can make. Join our email list to receive updates on our progress in reducing family homelessness and information on policy and research affecting homeless families. Click here to sign up.