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Section 8 Tenants Incorporated

The Section 8 Tenants Incorporated, also known as S8TI, is the first citywide organization funded by Boston Housing Authority to educate, train and protect the rights of tenants in Section 8 programs. S8TI has various functions, including:

  • Provide education and assistance for people throughout the application process. This helps identify the best living situation for the applicant.
  • Educate tenants of their rights.
  • Conduct tenant advocacy through tenant-landlord negotiations.  
  • Facilitate tenant organizing at several communities throughout Boston.  

For more information, visit the S8TI website