Specifications include, but are not limited to: The Office of Housing Stability (OHS) serves as a central point of contact for Somerville residents seeking
advice, information, and/or assistance in addressing the risk of displacement and/or to achieve rehousing. That
risk of displacement might stem from an increase in the rent, a pending eviction case, loss of income, the sale of
the building they live in, catastrophic medical expenses, condominium conversion, foreclosure, or a decrease in
their ability to maintain a tenancy or meet home ownership responsibilities due to age or infirmity, etc.