New residents of Hanscom Family Housing learn quickly that we strive to make their stay as comfortable and as enjoyable as possible. We know our residents and we make their needs our priority. From our pedestrian- and family-friendly neighborhoods to our numerous activities and events, we have our residents' happiness in mind.
Our proximity to the city of Boston, MA, also compliments what we have to offer. Within minutes of our community, our residents enjoy historic attractions, museums, dining, shopping, and the natural beauty of Massachusetts.
FSS organizations provide a wide variety of morale, welfare and recreational activities in the areas of dining and entertainment, fitness and leisure, family and youth, community services, tickets and travel, education and training.
The Hanscom Airman and Family Readiness Center offers a variety of services and programs for all single and married active-duty military personnel, Department of Defense civilians, retired military personnel and family members. Programs are free of charge and held on base. For more information about upcoming programs, call (781) 377-4222.
• Are only Active Duty allowed to live in housing? Check out our answer!!
The answer is NO--Single/Unaccompanied Military Members, National Guard and Reserves, Military Retirees, Federal Civil Service Employees, Retired Civil Service Employees and permanent employees of DoD Contractors and families are now eligible to reside in privatized housing on Hanscom AFB!!!
• Do I have to give up my whole BAH when I live in base housing?
No, ask about our Market Rent homes when you call to inquire about living in Hansom Family Housing.