Father Bill’s & MainSpring

422 Washington Street
Quincy MA 02169

Phone: (617) 376-2255
Hotline: 617-770-3314 ext 255

Website: http://helpfbms.org


Father Bills & MainSpring provides emergency shelter, long-term housing, and programs to move people out of temporary shelters and into a home of their own. They are widely recognized for their innovative “Housing First” approach to ending homelessness. On the South Shore, they have more than 200 units of supportive housing. Father Bills’s & MainSpring also owns the only emergency shelter for teens, and provides housing for victims of domestic violence.

Father Bills & MainSpring provides shelter for homeless families from anywhere in Massachusetts, through referrals from the Department of Transitional Assistance. Housing for homeless families is based on referrals from within the organization.

Father Bills & MainSpring’s Quincy shelter for men and women accepts individuals from Quincy, Canton, Cohasset, Dedham, Duxbury, Hanson, Hanover, Hingham, Hull, Kingston, Marshfield, Milton, Norwood, Norwell, Pembroke, Randolph, Rockland, Scituate, Westwood, and Weymouth. The Brockton shelter accepts men and women from southeastern Massachusetts.


Visit the FBMS Volunteer page for ways to help.