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Agency Spokesperson

Tom Lorello, Executive Director

  • Joined Heading Home in 2004
  • 20+ years experience; widely-regarded expert in homelessness
  • Speaks locally and nationally on innovative approaches to ending homelessness
  • 2013 Massachusetts Shelter & Housing Alliance honoree
  • Created more than 350 units of housing
  • Established the Pathways to Permanent Housing (PaSS) program – a highly supported pathway out of homelessness and public dependency operating on the principle of co-investment 
  • Among his areas of expertise:
    • Family Homelessness
    • Housing First
    • The role of asset-building in breaking the cycle of homelessness
    • Homelessness in Greater Boston/Massachusetts
    • Effective Public Policy to Prevent Homelessness

We welcome inquiries from the press on Heading Home’s comprehensive services, as well as all matters relating to homelessness in Greater Boston. See below for recent press releases.

MEDIA CONTACT
Emily Smaldon
Development Director
esmaldon@headinghomeinc.org
617.864.8140, ext. 107

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