Emergency Funds

Assistance with rent, food and other basic needs.

The Brookline Safety Net is a lifeline for individuals and families experiencing financial difficulty.

A program of the Brookline Community Foundation in partnership with The Brookline Center, the Brookline Safety Net helps residents of Brookline and neighboring communities meet basic needs like food, housing, utilities, and transportation. The Safety Net offers confidential, individualized, and integrated support that prevents crises from worsening, improves quality of life, and helps people create a pathway toward greater stability and self-sufficiency.