Ending and Preventing Homelessness.
Home is where the start is. Your donation provides more than the temporary security of a shelter. Having a home restores a person’s dignity and offers the stability that is necessary for making other life changes.
The average Homelessness Prevention Program micro grant in 2016 was just $700.
The average cost to the state for providing emergency shelter is around $30,000 for just one family.
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You Can Help
Host a house party or event in support of HomeStart. Volunteer during walk-in hours and join our team. There are many ways you can further our cause to help prevent and end homelessness. Learn More »
A Soldier For the Home Front “As James Patterson stood in the middle of Boylston Street in the Fenway on a snowy morning in 2006, evicted from squatting in a basement…” Learn More »