Recording of the 2020 Event to End Homelessness

Join Homeward Bound for The Event to End Homelessness with song, poetry, and film depicting the struggles of folks who are experiencing homelessness as well as the service providers they rely on. Help our community’s most vulnerable citizens at

  • Housing is Healthcare, a film by Emmy Award-winning filmmaker Katie Damien
  • Home, a performance by Spoken Word Poet Shanita Jackson
  • Here for You, a new song written and performed by David LaMotte

Homeward Bound of WNC is a social impact nonprofit working to end homelessness in Buncombe County. Homeward Bound’s methods are based on the national best practice model Housing First which involves moving people into permanent housing first and then providing the wrap around support services they need to stay there. With the support of the community, since 2006, Homeward Bound has found homes for more than 2100 people and 89% have not returned to homelessness.

Housing is Healthcare film trailer

The teaser for a short documentary film, “Housing is Healthcare.” See the full film at the Event to End Homelessness on May 20th at noon. For more information visit

The Woodfin, Homeward Bound PSA

For Homeward Bound of WNC. The Woodfin is a special project in Asheville, NC that’s working to end homelessness permanently. Homeward Bound is always working to find new solutions to end homelessness. The Woodfin is just one.

Volunteer with Homeward Bound!

Adair and Molly describe their experience volunteering with Homeward Bound WNC at our AHOPE Day Center. Thanks to Amplified Media’s Story Share project for the great work on the production of this video.

A Veterans Journey, Homeward Bound PSA

Together we can end veteran homelessness. More at Homeward Bound’s mission is to find permanent solutions to end homelessness. Based out of Western North Carolina.

Holding the Hope, 2012 Homeward Bound PSA

Homeward Bound is a non-profit organization with a unique approach to ending homelessness. Since 2006 they have successfully housed over four hundred dispossessed individuals in the Asheville area. This film explores the revolutionary way Homeward Bound is working to permanently end homelessness.