Specialized Rental Voucher Programs

Specialized Rental Voucher Programs

Community Choice Voucher Program

Families who wish to relocate to a more diverse community can receive assistance through the Community Choice Voucher Program. Participants must have a Section 8 voucher with Metro Housing|Boston.

To learn about the Community Choice Voucher Program, please contact the Leased Housing Gateway Team.

Veterans Administration Supportive Housing (VASH)

VASH is a joint program between the Department of Veteran Affairs and the Department of Housing and Urban Development which provides eligible veterans and their families with a Section 8 housing voucher and long-term case management services.

For more information, contact the Leased Housing Gateway at (617) 425-6700 or email Gateway@MetroHousingBoston.org.

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. (http://housingsolutionssema.org).