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Massachusetts Bay Veterans Center Now Open

August 26, 2013

The Massachusetts Bay Veterans Center (MBVC) is located at 2 North St in Somerville, MA. The MBVC provides housing to formally homeless veterans..

somerville 066After years of planning, the 15,000 square foot, three-story brick building, formerly a nursing facility and a group home, provides 22 transitional and 7 permanent units of housing that serves as an anchor for social services and support for homeless veterans. More than 1,180 homeless veterans are in need of housing in Massachusetts, with the vast majority of them around the Greater Boston area.

Housing is a key determinant to a persons overall health, well being, and stability, and Volunteers of America is committed to ensuring that the MBVC provides quality and affordable housing which include a full array of wrap around services for residents.

Services include:

  • Transitional and Permanent Housing Options

  • Case Management Services

  • Housing Assistance

  • Employment Assistance

  • Mental Health Services

  • Community Reintegration

  • Individual and Group Counseling

  • Life Skills Training

  • Linkage to VA Resources

If you or someone you know is in need of veteran housing please contact the Massachusetts Bay Veterans Center at: (617) 627-9712 or email:  veteran@voamass.org.

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