Self Sufficiency Program ("SSP")
Are you a resident of BHA state public housing (Egmont, Trustman, or High St. Veterans)? Do you have employment, education, or financial goals? The BHA’s Self Sufficiency Program (SSP) can help you increase your earned income and save up to $15,000 over a 3- to 5-year period.
Programa de autosuficiencia ("SSP")
¿Es usted residente de viviendas públicas estatales de BHA (Egmont, Trustman o High St. Veterans)? ¿Tiene metas laborales, educativas o financieras? El Programa de autosuficiencia de BHA (SSP) puede ayudarlo a aumentar sus ingresos del trabajo y ahorrar hasta $ 15,000 durante un período de 3 a 5 años.
BHA Resident Services Contacts
Resources and Services
Brookline Housing Authority staff partners with other agencies that provide our residents and Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher holders living in Brookline with services that: help the elderly and disabled continue to live in their apartments; advance the educational boundaries of children and parents; provide skills and experience for employment; and much more. Please review the programs below and take advantage of any or all of them that suit your situation. Each program can point to many success stories, and we would like yours to be one.
If you feel that you need help to arrange services, please do not hesitate to complete the form above or contact your property manager.
General Community Resources
Free tax preparation, medical debt resolution, credit counseling.
Arts programming for public housing residents
Mental health counseling, service coordination for BHA residents, and safety net program
Integrated media and technology education center and a community media hub
Variety of resources including resource hotline and home delivery assistance
Opportunities for women with low income to thrive through learning, leadership development, and community.
Resources for Seniors
Center-based programs and services for elderly in health, arts, nutrition and recreation.
Children, Youth, & Family Resources
Preschool for children ages 3-5
Low-cost and discounted summer camps, swimming, sports, health & wellness, childcare, trips, & special events.
Resident Services Announcements
None at this time.