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Affordable Senior Housing Available in the Hilltowns

Please see the notice below from the Hilltown Community Development Corporation:

  • Hilltown Community Development Corporation is constructing 10 new units of affordable senior housing in the center of Goshen, Massachusetts.
  • Single level, mobility accessible, one bedroom apartments.
  • Rents include electricity, heat and hot water. Tenants will pay for internet, phone and cable.
  • Applicants must be aged 62 or older for consideration, and the application deadline is October 16, 2017.
  • Some apartments have rent subsidies, to make them affordable to low income households.
  • Applications can be found at, or contact Cindy at 413-296-4536 x105, or by email
    • Assistance with applications is available upon request.
    • Application deadline is October 16, 2017 and income restrictions apply
  • Tenant selection will be done by lottery, but attendance is not required.

United Way of Hampshire County Request for Proposals

The United Way of Hampshire County (UWHC) is pleased to release a Request for Proposals for its Economic Security Program Area.  Grant resources will support diverse and inclusive initiatives that improve financial wellness for people in Hampshire County. Three-year funding awards will range from $10,000 to $45,000 per year.  UWHC will invest roughly $900,000 in this program area over the award period.

UWHC focuses its efforts in three program areas: Children, Youth & Their Families; Health & Safety; and Economic Security.

Below is a link to the RFP

It can also be found on the homepage of