Open House FAQs

When are the Open Houses scheduled?

Open houses are scheduled on the first and third Friday of every month from 9:30 am  - 1:00 pm. 

Where are the Open Houses held?

Open Houses are held at Project Hope's Community Building located at 550 Dudley Street in Roxbury.

How do I register for an Open House?

Step 1: Please review our requirements to make sure you are eligible for the program.

Step 2: If eligible, complete the Open House Registration Form or call 617-442-1880 ext. 234 and leave your full name, zip code, phone number, and the Open House date you plan on attending.

Step 3: After your have completed the on-line form or left a voicemail message, you are registered and confirmed for the Open House.

What if I have registered for an Open House but no longer can attend?

If you find that you can no longer attend an Open House that you registered for, please call 617-442-1880 ext. 234 and leave a message with your name.  We encourage you to to register for the next Open House 

Can the Open House be cancelled?

Yes. The Open House will be cancelled if the Boston Public Schools are closed due to a weather emergency or holiday. You would need to re-register for the next upcoming Open House.

Do you provide childcare at the Open House?

No, Project Hope does not provide childcare at the Open House. Please make childcare arrangements.

What happens at the Open House?

From 9:30am-1:00pm, we review the requirements of the Employer Partnerships Programs and will answer all questions. In addition, you will be required to take the required reading, language and computer assessments. After taking the assessments, you will be notified of your results the following week. If you pass the assessments and meet the basic eligibility requirements, you will be guided through the next steps in the process.

How should I prepare for the Open House?

Please bring all former employment information and contact information for the employer who will verify your one-year employment. Be prepared to fill out a program application. Please come professionally dressed. Please be on time - late arrivals will not be admitted.

What happens after I attend the Open House?

At the conclusion of the Open House, you will briefly meet with a Project Hope representative to complete an application and ask any additional questions.

What if I have additional questions and I want to speak with someone?

Please call 617-442-1880 ext. 234 to leave a message, and a staff member will return your call.

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Community Building

550 Dudley Street
Roxbury, MA 02119

Family Residence

45 Magnolia Street
Dorchester, MA 02125


Phone: (617) 442-1880