logo
Massachusetts Association of
Resident Service Coordinators, Inc.
divider
Home • Past, Present & Future • Directors & Regions • Getting Involved
RCS Certification Reqs • Certification Application Events • Positions
MARSCH Application • Related Links • Contact Us
hands


EVENTS
and Upcoming Marsch Regional Training Information:

In order to stay on our mailing list it's time to pay 2015 dues

SAVE THE DATE! ---> Nov 4th 2015
Wednesday, November 4th MARSCH Annual Meeting at College of the Holy Cross
How the substance abuse / Heroin addiction epidemic and it’s long term
impact affects our housing communities!

 

Regional Meetings - Updated 3-18-15

Central MA


Date: Monday April 17, 2015 @ 9:00 am
Location: Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences, 10 Lincoln Square, Worcester 01608
Topic: We will have a tour of this state of the art facility, and learn about their Eye & Vision Clinic, Dental Hygiene Clinic, and the Balance, Movement and Wellness Center.

Rep: Lucy Kontos
Resident Services Coordinator
Colony Retirement Homes
101 Chadwick Street
Worcester, MA 01605
phone 508-755-0444
Fax: 508-799-2178
lucykrsc@yahoo.com


Metro Boston

Meeting rescheduled to:
April 17, 2015
New Academy Estates
2918 Washington Street
Roxbury Mass 02119
It’s All About Health/RSC Recognition
Hosted By: Boston Women Vicinity Club

Rep: Jayme Bonds
Putnam Sq Apts.
2 Mt. Auburn St.
Cambridge, MA 02138
Tel: 617-497-1128 - Cell: 617-217-1809
jbonds@winnco.com


North Shore

Save the Date!!
Thursday, June 18th
10:00am -12 noon
Mt. View Terrace, Stoneham, MA
RSVP to N. Shore/Merrimack Valley

Rep: Claudia L. Owumi
MB Management Corporation
Joseph Cefalo Memorial Campus
245 W.Wyoming Avenue
Melrose, MA 02176
Tel: 781-662-0223
claudiao@mbmanagment.com

Co-Chair-Kristen Spence kspence@27mvt.com 718-438-9111


South Region

TBA

Co Representatives:
Janine Eaton
Hallkeen mgmt. @ South Shore Housing Dvlpmt
165 County Rd
Plympton, MA 02367
Tel: 781-936-8733 x306
Fax: 781-936-8657
jeaton@hallkeen.com


Pamela Anderson-Livingston
Ships Cove Apartments
130 Canal St
Fall River, MA 02721
Tel: 508-679-2587
panderson@nhpfoundation.org


Western MA

Berkshire Region

Rep: Mike Batory
Beacon Communities LLC
River View Homes
341 West Street
Pittsfield, MA 01201
413-445-5388
mbatory@beaconcommunitiesllc.com


Hampshire Region

When
: Thursday, April 9, 2015
Where: Marquis Health Services at Mont Marie
36 Lower Westfield Rd
Holyoke, MA 01040
Topic: Host Lori Devine, Marketing Director will give a tour of the newly renovated facility and information on Rehab Services that are now available.
RSVP: Please reply by Wednesday, March 25th to Patt @ 413-568-1372 or pcaron@hallkeen.com

Rep: Patt Caron
General Shepard Apartments
25 Thomas Street, Westfield, MA 01085
Phone: (413) 568-1372 l Fax: (413) 5681294
TTY: (800) 439-2370
pcaron@hallkeen.com


You Still Have Time to Join TAP!
If your housing development is not yet a 2015 TAP member, you can still make joining worthwhile. For more information on TAP membership, call Kay Olm Thomas at 617.854.1078 or visit www.masshousing.com/TAP


Ma Housing Training Information
TAP MANAGEMENT TRAINING COURSES, 2015

Dear Colleagues,

MassHousing offers an excellent selection of half- and full-day TAP Management Training Courses tailored to a variety of housing and service professionals. (TAP, MassHousing's Tenant Assistance Program, supports management and residents in rental housing) Please share this information with others in your network. If you would post these TAP trainings on your website or in your newsletter, we'd greatly appreciate it. Course descriptions and registration information can be found in the attached files and also on our website at www.masshousing.com/TAPtraining.


Kay Olm Thomas
Community Services Analyst
MassHousing
One Beacon Street
Boston, MA 02108
TEL: 617-854-1078
FAX: 617-722-0612

TAP trainings are open to everyone with registration and payment of a modest fee. Special rates are offered to staff of housing authorities, and staff of TAP member sites have unlimited access to trainings without paying registration fees.

If your site is a TAP member, we can explore with you the possibility of scheduling a “closed” training at your site for a minimum of 15 attendees. You can discuss this with Carol St. Cyr at 617.854.1090. Also, your suggestions on topics, course content and diversity of TAP trainers are welcome, so please contact me at 617.854.1084 or lmcmahan@masshousing.com.

Sincerely,

Linda McMahan
Community Services Specialist


It's time to register
for MassHousing's TAP Management Training Courses at www.masshousing.com/TAPtraining


MASSHOUSING
MassHousing is the state’s affordable housing bank - lending money at rates below the conventional market to support affordable rental and home ownership opportunities for low- and moderate- income residents of Massachusetts. MassHousing partners with an extensive network of approved lenders to deliver home mortgage programs to first-time homebuyers, while relying on private non-profit and for-profit developers and management companies to build and operate rental housing. Dedicated to creating and preserving affordable housing, MassHousing supports residents and business partners with its Community Services Programs. For more information, visit www.masshousing.com.

ALTERNATE FORMATS

This brochure is also available in alternate formats such as large print or audiocassette. Such formats can be provided if necessary upon sufficient notice by contacting MassHousing’s Community Services Department at 617.854.1090 or TDD 617.854.1025, or cstcyr@masshousing.com.

Policy of Nondiscrimination - MassHousing does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, sexual orientation, age, familial status, children, marital status, veteran status or membership in the armed services, the receiving of public assistance, or physical or mental disability in the access or admission to its programs or employment, or in its programs' activities, functions or services. The following persons are responsible for coordinating compliance with applicable nondiscrimination requirements:

Bernard Brown, Manager of Compliance and Diversity
Patricia Morris, 504/ADA Coordinator
Deb Sullivan, Manager of Human Resources and 504/ADA Employment Coordinator
Laurie Wallach, General Counsel

Downloads


Download the TENANT ASSISTANCE PROGRAM (TAP) form

Doc type: Word | PDF

Masshousing's Management Training
PDF Download

MARSCH Annual Management Flyer
PDF Download

MassHouisng RSC manual
PDF Download


< Top of page

General Training Information

To register for TAP courses, please complete the attached form and submit by mail or fax or register online at www.masshousing.com/TAPtraining

Questions about registration?
Contact Janeen Harris at 617.854.1069 or
jharris @ masshousing.com
.

Directions and parking information are available at www.masshousing.com/TAPtraining.

Training Day
• Registration and continental breakfast begin at 8:45am. All courses begin at 9am.
• Lunch is provided at Full Day trainings.

No-Show Policy New
Please note that due to a rising number of no-shows, we will be instituting a new policy. If you register for a course and cannot attend and do not send a substitute, you will be billed for the full course amount. This includes TAP members as well.

Cancellation Policy
• There are no refunds for cancellations unless MassHousing cancels.
• In case of inclement weather, call 617.854.1069 after 6:00am on training day for cancellation information.

For individual accessibility needs on training day, contact Carol St. Cyr (no later than a week prior to training) at 617.854.1090, TDD: 617.854.1025, or email cstcyr @ masshousing.com. If you are deaf or hard of hearing, contact Deb White at TTY: 617.854.1025.

To stay informed of upcoming TAP news and events, go to
www.masshousing.com/TAPtraining
and click on the ‘TAP Email List’ link.

MassHousing makes the updated Massachusetts Resident Service Coordinator's Handbook available to everyone at www.masshousing.com/TAP where referenced resources can be immediately and directly accessed on the Internet. This handbook is intended for Resident Service Coordinators working in both elderly and family housing. Property Managers and Assistant Property Managers will also find it useful.

Download the Handbook:

- Microsoft Word format (editable)
- PDF Format

© 2015 MARSCH Inc.