The CAI Haverhill Office administers the Emergency Food, Shelter, Rent and Utility Program (EFSP). EFSP is a federally funded financial assistance program designed to provide emergency support to people having difficulty keeping up with household bills including; rent, mortgage and utilities (excluding telephone, cable and Internet).

Funds are available on a limited basis and are allocated on a first come, first served basis after completing client intake and determining eligibility. Eligibility for this program includes having sustainable income.

This program serves Haverhill, Boxford, Groveland, Georgetown and Rowley, Massachusetts.