Family Promise of Morris County is committed to helping our most vulnerable neighbors every day. Without your support, keeping our promise wouldn’t be possible.
As we near the end of 2021, we’d like to reflect on what we’ve accomplished throughout the year with your support.
New Housing Programs to Create & Ensure Housing Stability
Promising Solutions (PS)
Partnership with Homeless Solutions and Morris Habitat for Humanity
Provides safe, shared, affordable housing for up to 32 single women experiencing homelessness or housing insecurity
20+ women are currently housed by PS
Rapid Rehousing & Diversion (RRH)
Moves families and individuals experiencing homelessness and housing instability into safe, stable housing as quickly as possible
Helps lessen the load of our shelter system by helping families and individuals avoid shelter entirely
Decreases risk of COVID-19 contraction
Encourages partnerships with local landlords through incentives and mediation support
Increased Outreach Efforts
Since the pandemic’s start, there has been a 400% increase in need for outreach services from newly impacted populations. This includes those experiencing economic hardship and situational poverty due to unemployment, underemployment, reduced hours, and/or poor health due to COVID-19.
We are working hard to mitigate this crisis and are fully committed to improving Morris County’s overall housing, health, and economic outcomes.
Through enhanced outreach efforts, we have…
Addressed raised risks of housing instability within our community through eviction prevention, mental health, domestic violence, and housing stabilization services
Made over 5,000 face-to-face contacts & provided over 1,500 services/referrals through Navigating Hope mobile outreach unit
Served more than 1,600 clients through Our Promise Drop-in Center
How Can You Further Your Impact?
Your support is incredibly impactful—especially this year, as those we serve are most vulnerable to the pandemic’s long-lasting implications.
By donating to Family Promise of Morris County today, you can ensure the promise of home for families and individuals experiencing homelessness and housing insecurity in the new year.
With your help, we can keep every promise. Click here to donate today.
For further questions or inquiries, please contact us at Impact@familypromisemorris.org.