Western Mass Housing Conference


April 16, 2020
8:30am - 4:30pm


Hadley Farms Meeting House
41 Russell Street
Hadley, MA 01035

Geared towards officials, volunteers and employees, this one-day conference will address housing challenges facing small towns and rural communities in Central and Western Mass.

Topics & agenda:

  • Findings from the Rural Policy Plan  
  • Using data to support your housing needs
  • Housing rehabilitation
  • Affordable home-ownership opportunities 
  • Distressed and abandoned properties
  • Senior housing
  • Community outreach and coalition building 

Full agenda will be made available by the end of February.

Breakfast and lunch will be provided. All training materials will be provided electronically before the event. 

Contact Katie Bosse at or 857-317-8517 for more information about this or any other MHP-sponsored events. 

Co-sponsored by the Massachusetts Association of Community Development Corporations (MACDC), the Massachusetts Municipal Association (MMA), Pioneer Valley Planning Commission (PVPC), Franklin Regional Council of Governments (FRCOG), Central Massachusetts Regional Planning Commission (CMRPC), and the Berkshire Regional Planning Commission (BRPC). 

Registration fee: 

Municipal and Non-profit, $30; Registration for for-profits, $50

Type of event: 

Partner Events