Our Projects

For Our Communities – FOCUS, Inc. is a Massachusetts non-profit corporation organized and operated for the following charitable purposes:

  • Conducting activities that facilitate and promote affordable housing through joint ventures and/or contracts with for-profit and not-for-profit developers;
  • Supporting the residents of  affordable  housing through services and activities;
  • Providing educational assistance to young adults through hosteling, so that they may gain a greater understanding of the world and its people;
  • Funding training and continuing education opportunities for professionals in the field of affordable housing.

The corner-stone of FOCUS is its mission to bring services to residents of affordable housing that will promote success and well-being. These include, but are not limited to the following:

  • Job Skills Training & Placement
  • Financial Literacy Programs
  • Computer Learning Centers/Neighborhood Networks
  • After School & Summer Camp Programs
  • Multigenerational Arts and Cultural Programs
  • Group Adult Foster Care for seniors and people with disabilities
  • Meals Programs
  • Homemaker and Personal Care Programs
  • Academic Support and Tutoring
  • The DREAM mentoring program for youth
  • Youth Enrichment Programs
  • Youth Mentoring Programs
  • Parenting Support
  • Adult Day Health Programs
  • Assisted Living
  • Senior Care Options (SCO)
  • Elder Service Plan (PACE)
  • Health Screening & Wellness
  • Community Safety & Policing Programs
  • GED Programs