Congratulations to the Worcester County Continuum of Care for having all 7 HMIS Data Tables accepted by HUD in the Annual Homelessness Assessment Report (AHAR).

CMHA is seeking qualified applicants for 2 full time Case Manager openings (pdf)

HUD/CoC Fiscal Year 2017

Consolidated Application
Project Priority List
RFP for New Projects
HUD/CoC Application Timeline
CoC New and Renewal Project Review Criteria
CoC Reallocation Process
Grant Inventory Worksheet (GIW)
Notice of Funding Availability (NOFA)
NOFA: What’s New, Changes and Highlights Notice of Funding Availability (NOFA)
NOFA: What’s New, Changes and Highlights

Examining Homelessness in Worcester 
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Read about all of our collective accomplishments in our beautiful 2016 Annual Report (pdf)

Shattering stereotypes surrounding Homelessness.

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 Landlord Handbook
The Successful Landlord is an invaluable handbook for landlords in Massachusetts. For a $44.00 donation we will mail you the handbook today!

Housing Counseling Walk-in Hours

Housing Counseling provides education and information to tenants and landlords as to their housing rights and responsibilities.

  • Monday: 1 - 3:30 pm
  • Tuesday: 1 - 3:30 pm
  • Wednesday: 9 - 11 am
  • Thursday: 4:30 - 6:30 pm
  • Friday: No Walk-in hours

Donations Clearinghouse Walk-in Hours

The Donations Clearinghouse provides furniture and household goods to help make a house a home. A referral from a case-worker is required in order to access services.

  • Monday: No Walk-in hours
  • Tuesday 1:00pm - 4:00pm
  • Wednesday 1:00pm - 4:00pm
  • Thursday 9:00am - 11:30am
  • Friday 9:00am - 11:30am

WALK for the Homeless 2018

The 33rd Annual WALK for the Homeless will take place on Sunday May 20, 2018 at Elm Park in Worcester.

For more information, please email Amelia or by phone (774)243-3823.


Recognizing the dignity of all, CMHA leads a collaborative response to homelessness that fosters long-term housing stability through prevention, quality services, education and advocacy.


Leading the way to create a community where everyone has a home through accessing the tools and resources to obtain residential and economic stability.

Read more about our Organization.
Get specific information about CMHA Programs.

  Hope for Housing

Hope for HousingThe Hope for Housing user login page can be found here.  For reference, the address is

Planting the Seed Toy Drive

Thursday, Dec 14th at 5:30PM: Join Planting the Seed Foundation for their annual Christmas party toy-drive to benefit children in need throughout Worcester County. Last year, over 5,000 toys were delivered to our children in our community. Please bring new gifts for boys and girls ranging in age from infant to 18. Gifts will be distributed to children in need throughout Worcester County. Click here for more info, or download the flyer (pdf).


WALK photography by Joe Santa Maria - Kill the Ball Media