Center for Community Recovery Innovations (CCRI)

Creating, preserving and supporting affordable housing for individuals and families in recovery

Through the Center for Community Recovery Innovations (CCRI), MassHousing provides grants to promote the creation and preservation of affordable housing for individuals in recovery and their families.

To date, CCRI has awarded more than $13.8 million in grants for the creation or preservation of more than 2,800 units of substance-free housing, in 54 communities, serving recovery populations that include men, women, families, veterans, the homeless and ex-offenders.

For more information, contact Nichole Mikshenas at

Applying for CCRI Grants

To apply for a CCRI grant, follow the instructions in the CCRI Request for Proposals.