Housing Assistance During the Pandemic
A comprehensive set of resources to support tenants and landlords during the financial challenges caused by the COVID-19 pandemic.
Resources and Guidance for more information about housing during the COVID-19 pandemic:
Department of Housing and Community Development (DHCD) programming and guidance to the COVID-19 pandemic and its effect on normal operations, including guidance from Local Housing Authorities, private landlords, Regional Administering Agencies, service providers, municipalities, and more
MetroWest Mediation Services, Inc. is a non-profit community mediation agency, founded in Framingham in 1979, that provides a constructive way for residents, organizations, and businesses to resolve conflict. The organization provides support services in cases such as housing eviction, neighbor disputes, civil cases, and divorce & family conflict.
The statewide moratorium on evictions has expired. Your landlord still needs a court order to evict. If your landlord tries to make you leave your home without a court order, or you need help applying for rental assistance, fill out this form with the Attorney General’s Office.
- Declaration under penalty of perjury for The Centers for Disease Control and prevention’s temporary halt in evictions to prevent further spread of COVID-19 - valid through March 31, 2021.