The Salvation Army, an international movement, is an evangelical part of the universal Christian Church. Its message is based on the Bible. Its ministry is motivated by the love of God. Its mission is to preach the gospel of Jesus Christ and to meet human needs in His name without discrimination. Salvation Army – Central Territory Salvation Army – Southern Read More »
Housing Programs for Single Moms
Many families struggle to find affordable housing for their families.
This process can be overwhelming and sometimes just down right endless. The good news is help is out there, and you can find it right here on Singlemom.com.
Some of the programs we cover are HUD, Emergency & Transitional Housing Program, for Illinois, and Mercy Housing Live in Hope; which Develops, finances and operates affordable, program-enriched housing communities for families, seniors and people with special needs who lack the economic resources to access quality, safe housing opportunities.
Providing a home for your family is one of the most important things a parent can do, but if you are feeling lost, just know there is Homeless Prevention assistance out there as well.
Employer-assisted housing (EAH) is a cost effective, easy to administer, hassle free way for employers to help their employees buy or rent homes close to work. When working families are not able to live close to work, their long commutes contribute to traffic congestion, dependence on foreign oil, and air pollution. Unstable and unaffordable housing markets, as well as neighborhoods Read More »
Catholic Charities offers services and programs that meet the important needs of individuals and families in Citrus, Hernando, Hillsborough, Pasco, and Pinellas counties. Their services are available to everyone without regard to race, religion, age, ethnicity or gender. SHELTERS of HOPE Through the Ministries of Mercy, “Shelter Ministry,” Catholic Charities Shelters of Hope provide a safe, living environment which families Read More »
2-1-1 is an easy-to-remember three-digit phone number that brings people and services together. Call 211 for emergency help with affordable housing and basic human needs, help with addiction prevention programs for teenage children, help for aging parents, for identifying support groups, and much more (see below). Services are provided by United Way Worldwide and the Alliance for Information and Referral Read More »
…It may not take a village, but (through CoAbode), single moms are finding it’s easier to raise their children when they share a home. The tight economy is a key reason, but single moms are rethinking what constitutes a thriving family. – Time Magazine Mission: CoAbode’s mission is to provide support and services that connect women raising children alone. Thru Read More »
Develops, finances and operates affordable, program-enriched housing communities for families, seniors and people with special needs who lack the economic resources to access quality, safe housing opportunities. Mercy Housing serves nearly 140,000 people on any given day. They have participated in the development, preservation and/or financing of more than 41,000 affordable homes. They are one of only a few national Read More »
HUD’s (U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development) mission is to create strong, sustainable, inclusive communities and quality affordable homes for all. HUD is working to strengthen the housing market to bolster the economy and protect consumers; meet the need for quality affordable rental homes: utilize housing as a platform for improving quality of life; build inclusive and sustainable communities Read More »
Housing is the most vital necessity besides food to many households and yet many single mothers struggle with their housing payments every month. Single mothers in unfortunate circumstances may not be aware that there is aid available for them through many avenues. Many people believe that single mothers should have enough child support to live on their own but the Read More »
Nurturing Network is a nationwide charitable organization dedicated to serving the needs of women facing unplanned pregnancies. The Nurturing Network (TNN) provides an individually tailored program of support free of charge to mothers whose own support networks have let them down. The comprehensive support offered by TNN’s professional Staff and Volunteer Members includes specialized educational and employment assistance along with Read More »
The purpose of Community Action Partnership of Sonoma County is to partner with low income families and individuals to help them achieve economic and social stability, to build community, and to advocate for social and economic justice. Family Programs The Healthy Communities Department provides an integrated continuum of prevention and early intervention programs that address health, social and economic inequity Read More »