During this time of uncertainty and the quickly evolving landscape of the COVID-19 outbreak, the Family Promise Board of Trustees is firmly committed to the following goals:
The following safety measures have been implemented to achieve these goals:
If you are looking for ways to help during this crisis, consider the fact that families experiencing homelessness are more vulnerable than ever right now and will continue to struggle with the fallout from this pandemic long after it has subsided. We need your support more than ever now so we can be a strong support for our community.
With the outbreak of COVID-19, almost every family in our country will face significant challenges to ensure their family is safe, stable and healthy. These challenges will be magnified for families experiencing housing instability, which:
Beyond the near-term effects, this outbreak will undoubtedly destabilize the housing situation of countless families in our country well into the future.
The economic fallout of this crisis will disproportionately impact families in poverty. It is projected that we will see increases in homelessness, evictions, and food insecurity well into the future.