Rental Assistance Program

The Boxborough Rental Assistance Program (BRAP) provides rental assistance to income-eligible households who are renting qualifying units in the Town of Boxborough. Program participants receive $250 per month in rental assistance, paid directly to landlords, for a period of 1 year. Participants may re-certify for up to 3 years total participation. The program is limited to a total of 12 households; applications will be placed on a wait list when the program is full. Income and other eligibility restrictions do apply.

The BRAP is a program of the Boxborough Housing Board and funded on annual basis at Town Meeting. Funds for the program are allocated through Community Preservation Act.

For questions about eligibility or assistance completing an application, please contact Community Services at 978-264-1734 to set up an appointment.

Program Documents