List of organizations opposing homelessness
This is a list of organizations that work on issues related to homelessness.
Neighborhood Assistance Corporation of America
NACA (Neighborhood Assistance Corporation of America) is a Boston, Massachusetts (US) based, national, HUD-certified, non-profit, community advocacy organization. NACA’s primary goal is to build healt...
United States Interagency Council on Homelessness
The United States Interagency Council on Homelessness (USICH) is an independent federal agency within the U.S. executive branch and is composed of 19 Cabinet secretaries and agency heads. The current ...
Hope Atlanta
jose antonio magallanes tapia, the programs of Travelers Aid of Metropolitan Atlanta, is a non-profit organization that has served the metro-Atlanta area for 112 years. Since its inception in 1900, th...
SAMU Social
A SAMU Social is a municipal humanitarian emergency service in several cities in France and worldwide whose purpose is to provide care and medical ambulatory aid and nursing to homeless people and pe...
New York City Department of Homeless Services
The New York City Department of Homeless Services (DHS) is the department of the government of New York City that provides services to the homeless, though its ultimate aim is to overcome homelessness...
Centre on Housing Rights and Evictions
The Centre on Housing Rights and Evictions (COHRE) was a Geneva-based international non-governmental organisation founded in 1994 by Scott Leckie as a foundation in the Netherlands (Stichting COHRE).<...
Association of Community Organizations for Reform Now
The Association of Community Organizations for Reform Now (ACORN) is a collection of community-based organizations in the United States and internationally that advocated for low- and moderate-income ...
Abahlali baseMjondolo
Abahlali baseMjondolo ([aɓaˈɬaːli ɓasɛmdʒɔnˈdɔːlo], Shack Dwellers), also known as AbM or the red shirts is a shack-dwellers' movement in South Africa which is well known for its campaigning against e...
Veterans Transition Center
The Veterans Transition Center (VTC) is a non-profit 501(c)(3) rehabilitation center and shelter for veterans, founded in 1998, in Monterey County, California. The VTC is located at the site of the fo...
Project No One Leaves
Project No One Leaves (PNOL) is a Boston non-profit tenants' rights organization which provides legal education to people living in foreclosed homes to enable them to understand and protect their leg...
Action for Boston Community Development
Action for Boston Community Development (ABCD) is an anti-poverty and community development organization founded in 1961 as Boston Community Development Program (BCDP) in Boston, Massachusetts and inc...
Freight Train Riders of America
The Freight Train Riders of America (FTRA) is an American gang of homeless men who move about in railroad cars, particularly in the northwestern United States. Allegedly, this gang has connections to ...
Centre to End All Sexual Exploitation
The Centre to End All Sexual Exploitation (CEASE), previously known as the Prostitution Action and Awareness Foundation of Edmonton (PAAFE), is a nonprofit organization that helps human trafficking vi...
Empowerment Plan
The Empowerment Plan is an American humanitarian organization. The organization works to address homelessness by providing jobs to homeless women, and by manufacturing a coat that is given to homeless...
Advisory Service for Squatters
The Advisory Service for Squatters (ASS) is a non-profit group based in London, UK, run by volunteers which aims to provide practical advice and legal support for squatters. It was founded in 1975, ha...
Take Back the Land
Take Back the Land is an American organisation based in Miami, Florida devoted to blocking evictions, and rehousing homeless people in foreclosed houses. Take Back the Land was formed in October 2006...
House 2 Home Network
House 2 Home Network is a virtual furniture bank housed at Whatcom Volunteer Center in Bellingham, Washington. House 2 Home Network is unique because there is no physical warehouse. Instead, donors st...
Rosewater Limited Liability Company
Rosewater Limited Liability Company is a homeless advocacy organization founded in Cleveland, Ohio in the late nineties by Clark David "Cody" Campbell. Its original manifesto stated that the organiza...
Dignity Village
Dignity Village is a city-recognized encampment of an estimated 60 homeless people in Portland, Oregon, United States.In the days before Christmas of 2000, a group of homeless people in Portland succe...
Coalition on Homelessness, San Francisco
The Coalition on Homelessness is a homeless advocacy and social justice organization that focuses on creating long-term solutions to homelessness, poverty, and housing issues in San Francisco, Califor...
Projects for Assistance in Transition from Homelessness
Created under the McKinney-Vento Act, The PATH (Projects for Assistance in Transition from Homelessness) Program, is a formula grant program that funds the 50 States, District of Columbia, Puerto Rico...