Victory Programs


Victory Programs is a Boston-based nonprofit organization dedicated to helping individuals and families who are homeless and may have substance use disorders, often accompanied by chronic health issues like HIV/AIDS, Hepatitis C and mental illness. Providing a welcoming environment, our compassionate and inspiring team is committed to helping our clients and members regain health and restore hope through immediate access to safe and stable housing. Victory Programs operates 19 health and housing programs in Boston, Cambridge and Topsfield and serves more than 2,400 people every year.


Victory Programs opens doors to recovery, hope and community for individuals and families facing homelessness, addiction or other chronic illnesses like HIV/AIDS.

Year-Long Sponsors

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Our clients share their experiences with Victory Programs in this moving video.

What's New

Win the chance of a lifetime to throw out the first pitch on PRIDE night at Fenway Park on Thursday, June 7 with our exclusive raffle! Prize includes four tickets to see the Red Sox face-off against the Detroit Tigers from the State Street Pavilion at Fenway Park, four Red Sox PRIDE hats and flags, dinner for four at Boston Chops and one unforgettable moment. Raffle tickets are $100 each and limited to 200 sold, one winner will be selected on May, 2 at the Boston Pride Committee Meetup, proceeds benefit Victory Programs and the Boston Pride Committee.

Due to the expected severe weather, both the Boston Living Center and Victory Programs Admin offices will be closed on Tuesday, March 13, 2018. Please stay safe and warm!

Victory Programs' Shepherd House client, Ashlee, shares her story about relapsing, learning she was pregnant and finding support for her recovery with WGBH reporter Gabrielle Emanuel.

Both the Boston Living Center and the Victory Programs' admin building are closed Friday, January 5, 2018 due to weather. Stay safe and warm, everyone. We expect to reopen Monday, January 8 at our usual time.

We are excited to announce the launch of a brand new cookbook for people living with HIV/AIDS by Boston Living Center Nutritional Services Manager, Amanda Stegmann and Dietic Intern, Beth Kitzis: "Recipes for a Positive Life: At-home cooking designed for better living with HIV," available now on Amazon!