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Welcome Home

Housing for the Homeless

About

The Welcome Home program provides subsidized permanent housing units to homeless disabled individuals and families in the City of New Bedford, Massachusetts. Nine 1-bedroom and two 2-bedroom apartments are available. This housing is combined with the supportive services of Steppingstone’s Medical Case Manager program in order to improve housing, health, and other important outcomes of residents.

Services

• Housing Search and placement
• Advocacy with landlord/tenant resolution
• Subsidized rental assistance (tenant rental portion 30% of income)
• Comprehensive case management
• Specialty services designed for those living with HIV/AIDS, substance abuse, domestic violence, mental health, and homelessness
• Medical advocacy
• Educational groups
• Relapse prevention groups
• Residential substance abuse treatment access
• Outpatient substance abuse treatment access
• Coordination of emergency and long term psychiatric care
• Referrals to community-based collateral services, educational opportunities, medical care, domestic violence and other forms of supportive services

5 Dover Street, Suite 202
New Bedford, MA 02740

5 Dover Street, Suite 202
New Bedford, MA 02740

Phone Number

508-984-7514

Admission Criteria

•18 years of age or older
• Homeless in the City of New Bedford
• Diagnosed with HIV/AIDS
• Must meet HUD’s income guidelines
• Psychologically stabilized
• Willingness to become sober
• Medically and psychologically stabilized

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Welcome Home

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