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1 Cliffmont Street, Roslindale, MA 02131



Public Housing - Federal Eld/Dis

Where to Apply:
The John F. Murphy Housing Service Center, 56 Chauncy Street, Boston, MA 02111

Roslyn is a warm, welcoming community that embraces people from all walks of life. We offer a wide variety of living arrangements for low-and-moderate income elderly and disabled persons.

This six-story, elevator-equipped building has approximately 119 units in one-bedroom and two-bedroom apartments. Many of our apartments are equipped with special amenities specifically designed for elderly and disabled individuals, such as handicapped accessible units.

Residents pay 30 percent of their income towards rent, prorated rent, or a predetermined flat rent.


We are located at 1 Cliffmont Street in Roslindale, just off Hyde Park Avenue.Our complex is located in a tranquil area with beautiful lawns for residents to enjoy. A variety of shops and services are located in the surrounding communities of Forest Hills, Hyde Park and Roslindale. Roslyn is also close to the MBTA. There are a number of churches in the area as well. Health care is available at the Hyde Park Medical Center on Hyde Park Avenue and at Faulkner Hospital in Jamaica Plain.

Programs and Amenities:

We offer a wide range of amenities, programs, and services to help you feel at home. These include:

  • Security provided with TV surveillance and intercom system ( the TV surveillance only works with older TV's)
  • Air-conditioned community room with a newly renovated kitchen, TV, and meeting space
  • Resident assigned parking
  • Health screenings
  • Two Laundry facilities on site
  • Computer room with internet service
  • Quarterly Crime Watch meetings
  • Beautiful grounds
  • Ceramic room where residents meet every Thursday evening at 7:00pm

Management Team:

Roslyn employs a professional management team that promptly responds to all resident needs in a timely manner. The staff includes:

  • Manager
  • Management Aide
  • Resident Service Coordinator
  • Resident custodian

Tenant Task Force:

Roslyn is currently looking for residents to be on The Tenant Task Force.  The Tenant Task Force works hand-in-hand with the BHA, as well as with numerous public and private organizations to foster an independent lifestyle for residents while building a strong sense of community within the building.

The Tenant Task Force also encourages residents to participate directly in strengthening their community though a variety of educational, cultural, social and recreational activities.

On-Site Laundry: Yes

On-Site Parking: Yes

Resident Services Coordinator: Yes

Smoke Free: Yes

Structure Type

Bedroom Sizes

Wheelchair Bedroom Sizes

Row or Townhouse Bedrooms Number Bedrooms Number
1 113 1 6
2 5 2 2
3 3
4 4
5 5
6 6

Region: 1

Staff Details: Maureen Schofield

Maria Bonilla

Hayden Reid

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