Preventing Homelessness & Promoting Housing Stability


December 3, 2019
Breakfast & Registration at 8:30am; 9:00am - 10:00am


MassHousing, 4th Floor
One Beacon Street
Boston, MA 02108

Housing Matters Forum Series

Preventing Homelessness & Promoting Housing Stability:RAFT and other upstream options for stabilizing tenancies

Presentation of Metro Housing FY19 RAFT Report

Molly Butman, Assistant Director, Metro Housing

Panelists (in formation)

Sheila Dillon, Housing Chief, City of Boston

Thea James, MD, Vice President, Boston Medical Center

Amy Mullen, RAFT Manager, DHCD

RAFT Program Participant

  • Hear the results of Metro Housing’s 2019 RAFT program, including who it serves and how often families use RAFT resources
  • Learn about the new upstream RAFT program launched in July
  • Hear from property owners about their work with Metro Housing to reduce evictions
  • Learn about the City of Boston’s eviction prevention successes and next steps


Beacon Communities | Citizens’ Housing & Planning Association | Just-A-Start | Massachusetts Housing Partnership | Planning Office of Urban Affairs | Preservation of Affordable Housing | The Neighborhood Developers | United Way of Mass Bay & Merrimack Valley

Registration fee: 


Type of event: 

Partner Events

Learning area: 

Real Estate Development


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