The Housing Consumer Education Center (HCEC)
The Home Center provides a variety of services to tenants, landlords, homeowners, future homebuyers, homeless individuals and families along with individuals and families facing eviction who are not eligible for DTA services. This service is provided through information and referral, individual counseling, workshops, and seminars.
Acton, Ashland, Boxborough, Canton, Carlisle, Concord, Dedham, Dover, Foxborough, Framingham, Holliston, Hopkinton, Hudson, Lincoln, Littleton, Marlborough, Maynard, Medfield, Medway, Millis, Natick, Needham, Norfolk, Norwood, Plainville, Sharon, Sherborn, Stoughton, Stow, Sudbury, Walpole, Wayland, Wellesley, Weston, Westwood, Wrentham.
Anyone in need of the services mentioned above can use the services offered by the HCEC program.
The HCEC works with state and federally funded homelessness prevention grants including:
Residential Assistance for Families in Transition (RAFT)
Financial assistance is limited based on funding, eligibility and service area.
If you are a family with children seeking emergency shelter, you must see your local DTA office and speak with the homelessness coordinator regarding eligibility for Emergency Assistance (EA) shelter. (See EA Shelter Guide).
Walk in hours:
Marlborough Human Services, 255 Main St, Suite 113, Marlborough