We see dozens of people a year get well, get work, and get on their own two feet.
Standard government-funded homelessness programs provide housing without requiring change. But in fact, research shows this reduces personal development and preserves dependence.
Of course, some people are disabled and will need assistance the rest of their lives. But we see dozens of people a year get well, get work, and get on their own two feet.
There is such dignity in contributing to the community. We want everyone we help to become as whole and as free as they possibly can be.
Family Shelter provides short-term housing to families experiencing homelessness. The goal of Family Shelter is to find housing and employment for families while providing a safe community during their stay with us.