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IMPORTANT MESSAGE FOR PROVIDERS WORKING WITH BOSTON FAMILIES IN NEED OF EMERGENCY SHELTER OR IN EA FUNDED SHELTER
On Friday, October 28th, 2016, the Dudley Square Office DHCD Homeless Unit will be closed in order to prepare for the move to its new location at New Market Square, 1010 Mass Ave., Boston.
Families needing to apply for emergency shelter on Friday, October 28th, can call (866)-584-0653 and a DHCD homeless coordinator will assist the household in completing an application telephonically. Families can also apply in person at the Chelsea DTA office located at 80 Everett Avenue, Chelsea, MA.
On Monday, October 31st, 2016, families needing to meet with a DHCD homeless coordinator and/or apply for emergency shelter must go to the new DHCD Homeless Unit at the DTA Office at New Market Square located at 1010 Mass Ave. in Boston.
DHCD looks forward to assisting families in our new location.