Good Tenant Workshops

What does it mean to be a good tenant?

Being a good tenant often means being a good neighbor. This one-session workshop explains the importance of respect and consideration in dealings between renters and other tenants as well as their landlord relationship.

This workshop teaches:

  • Skill to handle disputes, repairs and complaints with your landlord and with other tenants.
  • Tips on being a good neighbor including using shared space
  • Don’t let visitors jeopardize your housing
  • Review lease terms to better understand your rights and your responsibilites as a tenant.
  • How to report damages or complaints in writing
  • How to exit successfully

Upcoming Good Tenant Workshops



Additional Housing Resources

Other Local Housing Options: other housing resources in and around Franklin County

Housing Consumer Education Center: resource website

MassLegalHelp.org: know your legal rights

Community Legal Aid: apply online for free legal help

MA Attorney General’s Office: Consumer Advocacy & Response Division 

DHCD: emergency assistance for families facing housing crisis

Servicenet: shelter and housing services

Community Action

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