Family Economic Stability Program (FES)

The Family Economic Stability (FES) program is a time-limited, flat-subsidy rental assistance program designed to help families reach economic stability through intensive case-management and support.

Program Requirements

  • Monthly meetings with the housing mobility coordinator to work on ongoing goals.
  • Create and adhere to a budget that is to be submitted monthly.
  • Clients must have children under the age of 18 to qualify for this program.
  • Once on the program, clients must live within Metro Housing|Boston’s area of coverage.

We are accepting applications for the FES waiting list at this time. Please complete the application found at the link below and submit to or mail to Metro Housing|Boston
1411 Tremont Street
Boston, MA 02120
Attn: FES

FES Fact Sheet and Client Application

Communities we serve

Metro Housing|Boston serves individuals and families, as well property owners, in 30 communities throughout Greater Boston.

  • Arlington
  • Bedford
  • Belmont
  • Boston
  • Braintree
  • Brookline
  • Burlington
  • Cambridge
  • Chelsea
  • Everett
  • Lexington
  • Lynn*
  • Malden
  • Medford
  • Melrose
  • Milton
  • Newton
  • North Reading
  • Quincy
  • Reading
  • Revere
  • Somerville
  • Stoneham
  • Wakefield
  • Waltham
  • Watertown
  • Wilmington
  • Winchester
  • Winthrop
  • Woburn

*Metro Housing|Boston does not administer RAFT, Voucher Programs, or HomeBASE assistance in Lynn. See Lynn Housing Authority.
*In addition to the 30 communities listed above, Metro Housing|Boston administers rental voucher programs in Holbrook, Randolph, and Weymouth. If you are specifically seeking RAFT assistance in those communities,
you must apply instead to Housing Solutions. (