V.A. Boston Healthcare System for Women Veterans
Walk-ins are not encouraged. Call for information and directions.
150 South Huntington Avenue
Boston, MA 02130
Telephone: 857-364-4027 - Fax: 857-364-4427
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These programs are part of the federal Veterans' Administration Healthcare System:

Women Veterans Homelessness Program: Case management and referrals to numerous other V.A. resources including mental and medical health services, substance abuse treatment and access to shelter. Call Lauren Dever, Coordinator, at 857-364-4027.

Trust House: Trust (Transitional Residence Utilizing Support and Treatment) House is a therapeutic residential program that offers secure and affordable housing along with a communal atmosphere in a treatment-focused setting in Jamaica Plain. The residence is home for seven women veterans and two house managers. Each resident participates fully in the daily operations of the house (including food shopping, cleaning, gardening, laundry, and cooking). The TRUST House specializes in the treatment of women with PTSD as well as depression, substance abuse, anxiety, dissociation, and homelessness. TRUST Contact: 857-364-4149

Requirements / Restrictions:

For female veterans, V.A. eligible. If unsure of V.A. status, call for information.

Other locations:

Soldier On: House on the Northampton VA campus in Leeds, MA that is especially for women veterans. The program provides resident veterans with treatment and recovery from drug and alcohol addictions along with medical services.

Northampton VA Medical Center

421 North Main Street, Leeds, MA 01053-9764

413-584-4040, Ext. 2288

Veterans Inc.: Two housing programs in Worcester that offer alcohol and drug-free environments coupled with case management.

6 Sheridan Street, Worcester, MA 01610


Women's Dorms at Chelsea Soldiers' Home: The Chelsea Soldiers' Home has a private and secure dormitory wing specifically for female veterans who can live in an independent setting and who require minimal assistance with the activities of daily living. For eligibility requirements and to apply, contact the Soldiers' Home.

Chelsea Soldiers' Home

91 Crest Avenue, Chelsea, MA 02150


Lt. Pamela D. Donovan Memorial Residence for WomenA newly-renovated dormitory at the New England Shelter for Homeless Veterans. Renovated in 2007, the 16-bed dormitory has new floors, ceilings, tiling, bathroom facilities, and television room.

New England Center for Homeless Veterans

17 Court Street, Boston, MA 02108

(617) 371-1800,

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(Categories for this entry: Physical and Mental Health, Veterans, Women)

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