DHCD has clarified its policy so any remaining RAFT dollars for FY18 can be spent on EITHER families and individuals (previously only funding for individuals had remained).
In order for these funds to be utilized before June 30, applications must be submitted ASAP.
For Hampden County residents, they should go to the Way Finders office in Springfield at 322 Main Street, anytime between 8:30 am and 2:30 pm.
For Hampshire County residents, they should go to Hampshire County Housing Court, 116 Russell Street, Hadley on Monday, June 4, from 9 am until close of business where Way Finders staff will be present to assist with applications.
Please click here for the English flyer and here for the Spanish flyer, both of which outline the documents needed so applicants can be prepared and get their application processed as quickly as possible.