Rental Assistance

The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development offers housing vouchers to non-elderly disabled families to help qualifying families pay their rent. Those in these programs may also qualify for the Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program, a service that provides money to pay utilities.

Phone: (877) 764-5798

Counseling and education regarding tenant and landlord rights and responsibilities. Eligibility may apply.

Phone: (508) 752-5519

Address: 6 Institute Road, Worcester, MA 01605

Subsidized housing and rental assistance. Eligibility based primarily on household income.

Phone: (978) 829-1890

Address: 718 Main Street, Fitchburg, MA 01420

Provides cash to assist renters facing eviction. Funding is limited and not always available. Eligibility varies and must have a 14 day notice to quit.

Phone: (978) 343-5706

Address: 356B Broad Street, Fitchburg, MA 01420

NewVue has focused on helping small businesses reopen and launching an eviction prevention program so tenants can stay in their apartments and homeowners will not lose their home to foreclosure.


Phone: (978) 288-0210

Address: 470 Main Street, Fitchburg, MA 01420

Financial assistance for home/rental heating costs. For homeowners & renters. Call to confirm all required documentation that must be provided to determine eligibility.

Phone: (978) 342-4520

Address: 473 Main Street 3rd FL, Fitchburg, MA 01420

Pursues enforcement action in cases of housing discrimination. For anyone with a fair housing complaint.


Phone: (800) 827-5005

Address: Thomas P. O’Neill Jr. Federal Building, 10 Causeway Street Rm 321, Boston, MA 02111