Earning confidence – and cash – to get back into the job market

Five years ago, James Newton received a mailing from Metropolitan Boston Housing Partnership (MBHP). It was an invitation to learn more about the agency’s Family Self-Sufficiency (FSS) program, which helps put Section 8 voucher-holders on a course towards employment and economic independence. At the time, Newton was struggling.


2 thoughts on “My Dorchester Reporter Column This Week – “Earning Confidence – and Cash – To Get Back Into the Job Market”

  1. Hello, I got your name from Mass Housing. I need to connect with you I can get assistance with Family Self-Sufficiency Program. You wrote an piece about James Newton and how he struggled and with the help of this program he is able to prosper. I am in a similar situation. I have a daughter and we are about to become homeless.