WHAT WE DO
At no cost to clients, we provide:
Access to housing programs and funding
A network of community resources
Applications for fuel assistance and other opportunities for assistance
Access to job training and educational resources
YOU CAN HELP
Whether it's making a financial contribution or lending us your time and talents as a volunteer, there are many ways you can help.
Yvonne was a self sufficient young professional and volunteer until she was diagnosed with Multiple Sclerosis. "I had worked since I was fourteen and had always been able to support myself."
The cost to shelter a family per day in Massachusetts is $150, and average
length of stay is
This represents a $25 million savings for the State of MA.
We served 1,622 total clients!
Backpack to School and Adopt-a- Family programs served 457 children from 217 families.
Our first annual REACH Project helped clients develop self-sufficiency through practicing mindfulness, mastering goal-setting techniques, and fostering community.
We expanded our community engagement to locations throughout the Lower Cape.
We continued our strategic alliance with community partners Cape Cod Children's Place and Community Development Partnership.
In 2019, Rock to Stop Homelessness raised over $29,000 to help prevent homelessness on the Lower Cape. Donors, volunteers and clients danced up a storm of support!
Dona Connor has been with the Homeless Prevention Council for 20 years, making her our longest-serving volunteer!