Housing is healthcare! We recently joined with Mission Health to study hospital use among our Permanent Supportive Housing clients who have been chronically homeless and now have their own home.…Posted on: Mar 31, 2017 by Ben Fehsenfeld
What is Homeward Bound?
We’re a nonprofit organization ending homelessness in Buncombe and Henderson Counties of North Carolina. More than that, we’re non-judgmental staff, volunteers, board members, and people knowledgeable in social work disciplines who believe in the “Housing First” national best practice for ending homelessness. Mostly, we’re people who care about the most vulnerable among us enough to do something about it.TAKE A TOUR
Some of them even Hollywood wouldn’t believe.
Our progress, at a glance.
A statistical look at our goals, and Homeward Bound’s progress.
We like to be transparent about both our goals and our progress toward achieving them. We’ll try to keep this area updated for you so would-be volunteers know they’re helping a deeply committed cause, and donors can see the specific areas where their dollars go.
Who they are:
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Costs of chronic
homelessness in Asheville:
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Cost to house
From our Blog
Please help us give a very warm welcome to our new Executive Director, Mary Jo Powers! She wanted to share a bit about the path that brought her to Homeward Bound:…Posted on: Feb 24, 2017 by Ben Fehsenfeld
Today begins our partnership with Green Sage Coffeehouse and Cafe's Travel Mug Program! From now through December, when you bring your mug to any Green Sage Cafe, they will donate…Posted on: Sep 1, 2016 by Beth Russo