A Church-Based Approach to Ending Family Homelessness

Resources and Links



Association of Gospel Rescue Missions

Since the late 1800s, rescue missions have been offering radical hospitality in Jesus’ name to people who are dealing with hunger, homelessness, abuse, and addiction.  AGRM is a network of leaders of approximately 300 agencies in North America.

Christian Churches Together in the USA

Christian Churches Together in the USA is a new forum growing out of a deeply felt need to broaden and expand fellowship, unity, and witness among the diverse expressions of Christian faith today.

Christian Community Development Association

Christian Community Development Association inspires, trains and connects Christians who seek to bear witness to the Kingdom of God by reclaiming and restoring under-resourced communities.


This web site has a lot of capacity building information that is valuable to all social service organizations.

Heartbeat International

Heartbeat International’s mission is to Reach and Rescue as many lives as possible, around the world, through an effective network of life-affirming pregnancy help, to Renew communities for LIFE. 

Homeless Youth and Higher Education

A webpage with Resources, Programs and Awareness for College Students in Need

Living without a Home: A Resource Guide for Homeless Students

Effects and Resources for Students at Risk of Becoming Homeless

Lutheran Services in America

Lutheran Services in America (LSA) is one of the largest health care and human services networks in the country, representing 300 Lutheran nonprofit organizations throughout the United States and the Caribbean. LSA works to connect and empower our member organizations, which serve six million people annually, touching the lives of one in every 50 people in the U.S. every year. 

National Alliance to End Homelessness

National Alliance to End Homelessness is a nonpartisan organization committed to preventing and ending homelessness in the United States.

The National Center on Family Homelessness

The National Center on Family Homelessness provides research, fact sheets, and links regarding family homelessness.

National Coalition for the Homeless

National Coalition for the Homeless is a national network of people who are currently experiencing or who have experienced homelessness, activists and advocates, community-based and faith-based service providers, and others committed to a single mission. That mission, our common bond, is to end homelessness.

North American Association of Christians in Social Work (NACSW)

NACSW supports the integration of Christian faith and professional social work practice in the lives of its members, the profession and the church, promoting love and justice in social service and social reform.

PANO (Pennsylvania’s Association of Nonprofit Organizations)

PANO is the statewide membership organization serving and advancing the charitable nonprofit sector through leadership, advocacy, education and services in order to improve the quality of life in Pennsylvania.

Partnership for Philanthropic Planning of Greater Philadelphia 

The website includes a Leave a Legacy section.