14 Sep RAFT: Residential Assistance for Families in Transition
RAFT provides short-term, limited financial assistance to help eligible families (with a least one child under the age of 21) avoid homelessness by retaining current housing or securing new housing.
To RSVP please email: Alison.Lopes@ccBrockton.org
If you are facing one of the following crises, you may be eligible for RAFT:
Doubled up in a must-leave situation
Housing that has been condemned and is no longer habitable
Foreclosure that will result in loss of housing
Fire, flood or other natural disaster
Other crises that will result in loss of housing within 30 days.
Eligible use of RAFT funds include payment of rent, utility or mortgage arrearage; rental assistance in the form of a monthly stipend; security deposits; first/last month rent; furniture; and employment-related transportation costs to secure or maintain employment.