The Inasmuch Ministry

Inasmuch House is a temporary emergency shelter with stays up to 30-60 days for single women, and one or two-parent families.


Services Provided at the Inasmuch House

  • Emergency shelter for up to 30 days.
  • Budgeting, life-skills and empowerment classes.
  • Case management to help residents get a job and find a home.
  • Referrals to social services, legal aid and health care agencies.
  • Gain Access Program, to enroll children in school and/or daycare.
  • Shared bedrooms for single women, with 4 beds each.
  • Private rooms for one or two-parent families.
  • Laundry facilities.
  • 3 meals a day, toys for kids, clothing, shoes, supplies and personal hygiene products.
  • Warm shelter: if there are no beds available, people can still stay overnight in the community lounge.

Did You Know?

  • Domestic violence is the #1 reason why women experience homeless.
  • Being homeless increases the risk of becoming a victim of sexual violence.
  • 41% of the homeless population in the U.S. are families.
  • Unsheltered children experience long-lasting effects that affect their mental, emotional and physical well-being.
  • 75% of homeless parents are unemployed.
  • 92% of homeless mothers were physically or sexually assaulted.
  • Approximately 3.5 million people or 1% of the U.S. population experience homelessness each year.

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Ways You Can Help

  • Help us get a playground set for the kids!! Call us for more information.
  • Financial Donations are always appreciated.
  • Donating clothes for people all ages, diapers, toilet paper, personal hygiene products, twin-size sheets, all-purpose cleaners, African-American hair products, and toys for kids all ages.
  • Volunteering.