Boston Housing Authority

Center for Community Engagement > Community Services

Community Services

The Community Services Department, under the Center for Community Engagement and Civil Rights, is responsible for the delivery of programs and services to public housing residents. The mission of the Community Services Department is to expand employment opportunities and skills training for Boston Housing Authority (BHA) residents; to respond to the individual social service needs of youths, families and seniors; and to build the capacity of local tenant organizations by providing training and technical assistance. In pursuit of this mission, the department will strengthen its existing collaborations and initiate new partnerships to expand access to social, educational, vocational, health and other critically needed services.

Resident Services

Boston Housing Authority (BHA) collaborates with partner organizations to provide various services for residents. The services provide opportunities for skills training, educational advancement and economic advancement through self-sufficiency. BHA programs also support youth activities and health and wellness assistance.  

Learn more about BHA's Center for Community Engagement and Civil Rights.

Phone: (617) 988-4333
TTY: (800) 545-1833 ext. 420
Email the Community Services Department