For Waltham tenants who owe more than $10,000 in rent or who have already received state rental assistance of $10,000 (RAFT) and still owe rent.  Also for Waltham tenants who have been denied RAFT or who are not eligible for RAFT. Learn more here

To donate to WATCH’s tenant assistance fund, click here.

Para los inquilinos de Waltham que deben más de $10,000 dólares en alquiler o que ya han recibido la ayuda estatal para el alquiler de $10,000 dólares (RAFT) y todavía deben el alquiler.  También para los inquilinos de Waltham a los que se les ha negado RAFT o que no son elegibles para RAFT. Más información aquí

Para donar al fondo de ayuda a los inquilinos de WATCH, haga clic aquí.

Resources of the Week!

The tax program VITA is back this year to help you with your tax needs! Make your virtual appointment at

El programa de impuestos VITA está de vuelta este año para ayudarle con sus necesidades de impuestos! Haga su cita virtual en
Para ayuda en español haga su cita los martes

Africano Waltham 

Africano Waltham serves food every Saturday from 5pm-7pm at their center, 703 Main Street, Suite B. 

Africano Waltham sirve comida todos los sábados de 5pm a 7pm en su centro, 703 Main Street, Suite B.


COVID-19 Resource Guide / Recursos para el COVID-19

Help is here! Find resources on food, housing, utilities, employment, healthcare, and more. Plus, important service updates and volunteer opportunities!

Ayuda está aquí! Encuentra recursos de alimentos, vivienda, cuidado de salud, servicios públicos, y más. 

COVID-19: Volunteer and Donate

We are overwhelmed with pride in our community - so many of you have asked how you can help. Well, here's how!

Take Action Now

Learn about critical actions you can take right now to protect tenants during the COVID-19 crisis. 

Waltham Weekly Food Guide March 1-7/ Recursos de Comida Gratis 1 al 7 de marzo

Here are all the places you can get free meals to go and groceries in Waltham this week. Please remember to wear a mask and…

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Do NOT abandon your homes if you owe rent! / NO abandone su casa si debe el alquiler!

Please make sure you (tenant) DO NOT leave your apartment while owing massive debt. We CANNOT help families get rent arrears once they leave their apartments. …

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Rental Assistance Available to Waltham Residents / Asistencia para renta

Behind on your rent?  Received a notice to quit? There are two rental assistance options available: the State and WATCH. State Rental Assistance (RAFT ).…

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Sign petition to convert the Armory into affordable housing

Latest update: On February 8th, the Waltham City Council voted to send the armory proposal back to the Waltham CPC for further review based on…

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