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This section focuses on legal issues related to COVID-19 that are of particular relevance to lower income people in Massachusetts.

Key resources include:

For other financial or social service help, see the CPCS website, which include a list of social service resources, including links to financial assistance funds.  You can also see this list of mutual aid networks.

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What does the American Rescue Plan Act Mean for Affordable Health Coverage and Enhanced Medicaid services in Massachusetts?

04/09/2021 - MLRI
The American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) signed by President Biden on March 11, 2021 is the most significant (albeit temporary) expansion of... Read more

American Rescue Plan

03/17/2021 - Various
On March 10, 2021, Congress plassed the American Rescue Plan.  President Biden signed it into law on March 11, 2021.  Below are... Read more

Homeowner Rights During COVID Pandemic

02/17/2021 - National Consumer Law Center
NCLC’s new chapter on homeowner rights during the COVID pandemic is open to the public for a limited time period. A new NCLC Digital... Read more

Covid-19 UI Fact Sheet (Screen Reader Accessible)

03/25/2021 - Greater Boston Legal Services
Summary of UI programs available during Covid-19, including eligibility definitions, benefit amounts and duration and effect of part-time... Read more