The BEST WAY to get housing is to connect with a Hearth Outreach Case Manger or with our Property Management Company.


Applications for housing are either through the Boston Housing Authority (BHA) or Peabody Properties, Hearth’s property management company.

The following sites require a Boston Housing Authority application:

  • The Elsie Frank House

  • Hearth at Burroughs Street

  • Hearth at Olmsted Green

  • Uphams Corner ElderHouse

To complete the Boston Housing Authority (BHA) application, click Here to be redirected to their online application form.

Please make sure to mark the sites on the "Moderate Rehabilitation and Housing Choice Voucher Project Based Programs Choice(s) Form" that is part of the application. Only applicants on the BHA wait list are eligible for these three sites.

The following sites require a Hearth Housing Application:

  • Anna Bissonnette House

  • Ruth Cowin House

Complete the Preliminary Hearth Housing Application, found here. If you have any questions or would like a paper copy mailed to you, please call 617-369-1578 or email Patrica Juba at

There are three was to submit a completed Hearth Housing application.

  • Email:

  • Mail: Hearth Housing Intake Coordinator, 1640 Washington Street, Boston, MA 02118

  • Fax: 617-369-1566 Attention to "Intake Coordinator"

To apply for Hearth at Ruggles, Affordable Assisted Living complete this form or call 617-369-1578.