Our Mission

Eliminate homelessness and alleviate poverty in Hancock County through individual and community education, affordable housing, and advocacy

Secure safe and affordable housing


Help individuals and families locate and permanently maintain housing


Connect individuals and families with resources and support to succeed

How you can help

Families Assisted in 2016

Your gift provides access to safe and affordable housing to hundreds of local homeless and impoverished families in Hancock County.

Volunteer Hours in 2016

By giving your time, you make a lasting difference in the lives of individuals and families and help end homelessness in Hancock County.


Where the
money goes

How donations are invested into your community

Rental Assistance30
One-on-One Assistance22
Community Poverty Education13
Fundraising and Volunteer Support10

Real Stories From Our Clients

Katrina’s Story
Katrina’s Story

My name is Katrina, and before coming to Hope House I was 4 months pregnant and homeless. I would break into garages, sheds, or sleep on porches. Before coming to Hope House, life was unbearable. The future for my...

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Joseph’s Story
Joseph’s Story

Joseph is an intelligent young man who, with the constant support of his family, has faced a combination of many special challenges throughout his life. His parents are relocating soon and Joseph was in need of a...

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