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Landlords: Rent Year-Round

Stably employed, year-round residents need rentals! If you own a seasonal home or an unused family property on the Cape and Islands, you can earn a $1,000 bonus for converting your property through our Rent365 program.

We’ll provide support to get you started.

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Help Solve the Housing Crisis

Municipal officials and community leaders: register for this free one-day training today! We need people from all sectors to get involved in solving our region’s housing crisis. Learn how you can be a part of the solution.

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Big Fix-A-Thon Volunteer Registration Closed

Volunteer registration for the Big Fix-A-Thon is now closed, and we won’t be able to accommodate walk-ins. You can still help by fundraising or making a donation.

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Housing is the Foundation

Housing Assistance Corporation offers housing programs and services throughout Cape Cod, Martha’s Vineyard and Nantucket. We operate four family homeless shelters; provide outreach services to people living on the streets and in the woods; offer financial assistance to prevent homelessness; build new housing; manage nearly 1,200 rental vouchers; and provide foreclosure and reverse mortgage counseling as well as financial literacy and housing advocacy workshops.
Our vision is a community in which everyone is stably housed so that they can live the life they want to live and contribute to a thriving year-round community.
Our mission is two-fold: to deliver housing and services that meet the needs of our local community and limit our impact on natural resources; and to engage in responsible economic development that generates jobs, stabilizes housing and strengthens the community.
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People Served
Affordable Housing Units Built
People Sheltered
available housing
money-housing education
energy efficiency
Foreclosure-Reverse Mortgage Counseling
Homeless Prevention
advocacy and training


Lack of housing is a community problem, but that means we can solve it, as a community! You can donate to support our mission, learn to advocate for housing in your town, volunteer or sponsor our agency or specific events. Join us!

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What Our Clients Say

“Being at Angel House, I have gotten my hope back. Angel House helped save my life.”

Beth, Client

“The employees at HAC were unbelievable and made it possible for me to become a homeowner on Cape Cod. Now my family has comfort, security, and peace of mind.”

Michael, Client

“The Big Fix volunteers did the repairs that I can no longer do myself so I can continue to live in this home which holds so many special memories for me.”

Sheila, Client


Family Self Sufficiency Program Helps Clients Build Future

“Thank you for this program. You changed my life,” Moriya Smith told Housing Assistance staff at the beginning of April when she was celebrating her graduation from our Family Self Sufficiency (FSS) program. A single mother of three, Moriya entered our program in September 2016.

As a Section 8 housing voucher holder, Moriya was eligible for the FSS program, in which participants commit to a five-year plan of reaching goals to increase their income and financial stability. In return, they can receive incentives, such as an escrow savings program and a bonus for giving up their housing voucher to buy a house. For Moriya, who was a certified nursing assistant studying to become a registered nurse, it was a perfect fit.


Upcoming Events

Housing Search Workshop

Housing Search Workshop

September 30 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
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One event on July 29, 2019 at 5:30 pm

One event on September 30, 2019 at 5:30 pm

One event on October 28, 2019 at 9:00 am

One event on November 18, 2019 at 9:00 am

One event on December 16, 2019 at 9:00 am

Big Fix 2019

Big Fix 2019

October 5 @ 8:00 am - 1:00 pm

Money Matters (Registration Closed/Class Full)

Money Matters (Registration Closed/Class Full)

October 15 @ 5:45 pm - 7:45 pm
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An event every week that begins at 5:45 pm on Tuesday, repeating until October 22, 2019

Money Matters (Registration Closed/Class Full)

Money Matters (Registration Closed/Class Full)

October 22 @ 5:45 pm - 7:45 pm
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An event every week that begins at 5:45 pm on Tuesday, repeating until October 22, 2019