Community Resource Guide: Free Furniture

Massachusetts Coalition for the Homeless
Offers a furniture bank in Lynn (North Shore) for low-income families and individuals. Agencies must refer clients. More information can be found here.

15 Bubier St
Lynn, MA, 01901

Under One Roof, A Project of MA Coalition for the Homeless

Offers free, new furniture; only for the elderly and disabled; free delivery.

** Please note- agency referral required.  Come to WATCH's Housing Clinic for referral. *


Household Goods
Furniture and household items for low-income families and individuals at their warehouse in Acton. Must bring your own truck and physical labor to move furniture.  A referral from an advocacy agency is required.  Come to WATCH's Housing Clinic for a referral.

520 Main St.
Acton, MA, 01720

RAFT (a State program)

Furniture and moving costs for clients who qualify as at risk of homelessness (if being evicted, must have received a court summons), overcrowding (must provide a letter from the primary tenant), or other emergency situations. Must be screened by a RAFT staff member, who comes to our office every other Tuesday to meet with clients (appointment necessary). Come to WATCH's Housing Clinic for pre-screening and to make an appointment.


Salvation Army
Occasional help with the purchase of appliances like (washer, dryer, dishwasher). Call to inquire.

33 Myrtle St.
Waltham, MA, 02453
Mission of Deeds
 for low-income residents in Middlesex or Essex Counties. Must pick up in Reading, MA (North Shore).   Clients must be referred by an advocacy agency, hospital, school, or religious organization.

Referring agency must complete the referral form found here. (The WATCH tenant clinic can help with referrals) The client then must call the number below to set up the appointment.


Friends of the Homeless
Offers free furnishings and clothing to homeless families on the South Shore of Boston.

8 Driftway Dr
Weymouth, MA, 02190
Project Home Again
Provides low income families with recycled furnishings, household goods, and appliances. Clients should be referred by another agency and can either visit the Project by themselves with a letter of referral or with someone from the referring agency. Contact Project Home Again for more information. More information about these referrals can be found here.

439 S. Union St., Bldg 2
Lawrence, MA, 01843
Catholic Charities
Among their other services, Catholic Charities offers clothing and some household goods to those in need.

51 Sleeper St.
Boston, MA, 02210