Announcement: Housing Counseling is cancelled from January 20th – January 24th. We will resume regular Housing Counseling Hours Monday January 27th.


Project Priority List (pdf)
Consolidated Application (pdf)
Project Review Process & Criteria
RFP for New Projects
NOFA Changes and Highlights
Local CoC Competition Timeline
For more information go to HUD's website

DHCD's Draft FFY 2019 One-Year Action Plan

Check out our Hope for Housing 2018 Year in Review featuring the music of Chuck and Mud!


CMHA Issues RFP for CoC Technical Consultation (pdf)
FY2018 Consolidated Application (pdf)
FY2018 Project Priority List (pdf)
Reallocation Process (pdf)
Bidder's Conference Announcement (pdf)
RFP for New Projects (pdf)
Project Application Review Criteria & Process (pdf)
DV Bonus New Project Applications Info (pdf)
CoC Local Competition Timeline (pdf)
Download the 2018 NOFA (pdf)
NOFA changes & highlights (pdf)
Get more info on HUD's website

Download Worcester CoC Coordinated Entry System Policy and Procedures

Shattering stereotypes surrounding Homelessness.

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 Landlord Handbook
The Successful Landlord is an invaluable handbook for landlords in Massachusetts. For a $44.00 donation we will mail you the handbook today!

Housing Counseling Walk-in Hours

Housing Counseling provides education and information to tenants and landlords as to their housing rights and responsibilities.

  • Monday: 1 - 3:30 pm
  • Tuesday: 1 - 3:30 pm
  • Wednesday: 9 - 11 am
  • Thursday: 4:30 pm – 6:30 pm
  • Friday: NONE

Donations Clearinghouse Walk-in Hours

The Donations Clearinghouse provides furniture and household goods to help make a house a home. A referral from a case-worker is required in order to access services.

  • Monday: No Walk-in hours
  • Tuesday 1:00pm - 4:00pm
  • Wednesday 1:00pm - 4:00pm
  • Thursday 9:00am - 11:30am
  • Friday 9:00am - 11:30am

Upcoming Events

January 28, 2020: CoC Planning Group Meeting 2:00 – 4:00 PM at CMHA

Save the Date

35th Annual WALK for the Homeless
Sunday, May 17th, 2020
Elm Park Worcester 2:00pm
For more info contact


Recognizing the dignity of all, CMHA leads a collaborative response to homelessness that fosters long-term housing stability through prevention, quality services, education and advocacy.


Leading the way to create a community where everyone has a home through accessing the tools and resources to obtain residential and economic stability.

Read more about our Organization.
Get specific information about CMHA Programs.

Hope for Housing

Hope for HousingThe Hope for Housing user login page can be found here.  For reference, the address is


WALK photography by Joe Santa Maria - Kill the Ball Media