Elizabeth Stone House, Inc.

Rating: 4.98 stars   43 reviews

Issues: Homeless & Housing, Human Services

Location: P.O. Box 300039 Jamaica Plain MA 02130 USA

Mission: The mission of the Elizabeth Stone House is to serve homeless families and individuals in a goal-oriented, outcome-driven service environment by resolving the issues that made them homeless - domestic violence, substance abuse, and mental illness - so that they can attain and maintain permanent housing, personal safety, and economic stability.
Geographic areas served: Greater Boston
Programs: The Elizabeth Stone House provides: Emergency shelter for individuals and families fleeing domestic violence Transitional housing for homeless individuals and families affected by domestic violence, mental illness and substance abuse Wrap-around services including support groups and classes for both Stone House and neighborhood residents Financial literacy and job search classes Therapeutic child care, client advocacy, and family-centered activities for the children of our adult clients.
2014 Top-Rated Nonprofit
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Role: Professional with expertise in this field
Rating: 5 stars  

The Elizabeth Stone House is an amazing organization helping its community. The Stone House works with each client to address their individual needs and establish an appropriate plan for treatment and/or rehabilitation. They realize the equal importance of safety, self-sufficiency and economic stability for clients' success. The children of adult clients also receive special care to treat the various traumatic experiences they have endured. Entire families benefit from the services of the Elizabeth Stone House.

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Role: Professional with expertise in this field
Rating: 5 stars  

The Elizabeth Stone House has been successfully dedicated to stabilizing the lives of many individuals and families affected by mental health, substance abuse, and domestic violence. My time working there was a valuable part of my life and for that I have deep gratitude and appreciation.

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Rating: 5 stars  

I've been involved with Elizabeth Stone House for 20 years, serving as the external auditor. I've enjoyed watching ESH grow, expand and excel. We're very excited about the recent facility and program expansion project and highly respect the entire team at ESH.

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Life-changing

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Definitely

When was your last experience with this nonprofit?

2014

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Rating: 5 stars  

My company has been a sponsor of the Elizabeth Stone House Wilderness Heals event for several years. It is a a phenomonal organization that helps homeless individuals and families rebuild their lives after experiencing domestic violence, substance abuse and mental illness. Wilderness Heals is a 3-day hike for women in NH's White Mountains that takes place every July and helps raise critical funding for the organization. We are proud to be associated witht he Elizabeth Stone House

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2014

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Rating: 5 stars  

As a public relations agency, we have worked with dozens of non-profit organizations and the Elizabeth Stone House ranks among the best. The staff of the Stone House is always thinks of the impact on its clients with every decision it makes. Every member of the staff that I have met is working together to make a difference in the lives of the families they serve. Watching the people they have served (primarily women) come back to help the organization and others in the community after they have been able to get their own lives back on track is proof the Stone House is truly impacting lives for the better.

How does this organization compare with others in the same sector?

Very Well

How much of an impact do you think this organization has?

Life-changing

Will you recommend this organization to others?

Definitely

When was your last experience with this nonprofit?

2012

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