Section 8 Veterans Housing Voucher Program (VHVP)

The Executive Office of Housing and Livable Communities (EOHLC) manages this program that serves homeless veterans with disabilities, severe psychiatric, and/or substance abuse disorders.

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Program Guidelines and Information

DHCD's Division of Public Housing and Rental Assistance has the responsibility for the oversight of all state and federally-aided rental assistance programs which address the needs of low-income families, elderly, and persons with disabilities.


Who is eligible

Application process

Admission is by referral only from:

  • Massachusetts Executive Office of Veterans’ Services
  • VA Medical Centers
  • Executive Office of Veterans’ Services provider agencies


Up to 92 VHVP subsidies are distributed by DHCD throughout the Commonwealth.

For further information

Please contact the Bureau of Federal Rental Assistance at (617) 573-1150.

Contact   for Section 8 Veterans Housing Voucher Program (VHVP)


100 Cambridge Street, Suite 300, Boston, MA 02114

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