Eight people were displaced after a fire at 11 Truman Street on Saturday.
Police officers nearby saw the flames and helped two adults and six children in the home to safety, police said.
It didn't take long to put the fire out, but firefighters deemed the home uninhabitable due to the damage.
The American Red Cross is offering aid to the people displaced.
The cause of the fire is unknown and remains under investigation.
Professional counseling is being made available to the kids, police said.