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Bridges Out of Poverty Training


Our mission is to eliminate homelessness and alleviate poverty in Hancock County through individual and community education, affordable housing, and advocacy.


Our vision is all residents of our community shall have safe, decent, affordable housing.

About Hope House

Hope House opened in 1990 in response to the need for a shelter for women and children . Since then, it has grown to offer six different programs and a host of services services aimed at eliminating homelessness and alleviating poverty in Hancock County.  Hope House services not only help people with their immediate situation, but to provide them with the education, tools, and resources to achieve sustainable and independent housing . The six programs and services offered through Hope House include:

Hope House has provided assistance to thousands of families in Hancock County by developing direction, creating opportunities and delivering hope. Make sure to visit our Donate and Volunteer page and help us make a difference.