Preventing families from becoming homeless in the first place
With more than 40% of Americans a $400 expense away from financial distress, the threat of crisis looms closely for too many families. Preventing families from spiraling into homelessness is an essential part of the Family Promise mission.
FP of Coastal Alabama offers a variety of strategies to ensure the people we serve do not fall into the cycle of housing instability that can devastate families and alter the course of children’s lives. This includes administering rental assistance and landlord mediation.
Our national partnership with Help Us Move In (HUMI) helps support prevention programming at our affiliate and is an example of how best practices are applied at affiliates throughout the nation.