COMMUNITY RESOURCES / Housing and Homelessness

Craig's Doors

(for single people)

Open November 1 through April 30

256 North Pleasant St., Suite 4A

Amherst, MA

(413) 437-0776

Housing Authorities

Subsidized housing

Amherst (413) 256-0206

Greenfield (413) 774-2932

Northampton (413) 584-4030

Ware (413) 967-4477


Housing assistance and education

(413) 233-1500 / (800) 332-9667

Jessie's House (through Center for Human Development)

(only family shelter in Hampshire county)

17 Seelye St.

Amherst, MA

(413) 658-0060

Grace House (through Center for Human Development)

Family recovery program for women who are recovering from a substance addiction with their young children (up to 10); licensed recovery program with intensive intervention, clinical support, life skills development, child care and case management services

(413) 586-8213

Greenfield Family Inn (ServiceNet)

Family homeless shelter

128 Federal Street

Greenfield, MA

(413) 774-6382

Grove Street Inn Shelter ( ServiceNet )

Adults only, up to three months, work on employment, housing, connect to resources

91 Grove St.

Northampton, MA

(413) 586-6001 / (413) 585-1389

Interfaith Emergency Shelter

(overnight shelter only) November thru April

43 Center Street

Northampton, MA

(413) 585-1300

Silver Street Inn (ServiceNet)

Transitional housing program providing long-term supported housing for individuals while they regain economic and housing stability

219 Silver Street

Greenfield, MA

(413) 774-6382

Shelter Listings

Lists of various shelters by area:

Wells Street Shelter (ServiceNet)

Year-round, overnight shelter for homeless adults

60 Wells St.

Greenfield, MA

(413) 774-6382