HELPING HAND HOUSE

Rating: 4.83 stars   30 reviews

Issues:

Location: PO Box 710 Puyallup WA 98371 USA

Mission: Helping Hand House is dedicated to ending and preventing family homelessness.
Results: Helping Hand House served nearly 260 families in 2011 who were homeless or on the brink of homelessness, including over 500 children.
Target demographics: homeless or nearly homeless families with children under 18, in Pierce County, WA.
Direct beneficiaries per year: 260 families
Geographic areas served: Pierce County, WA
Programs: Emergency Housing (up to 3 months), Transitional Housing (up to 24 months), Permanent Supportive Housing (case by case determination), Rapid-Rehousing (up to 18 months).
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EIN 91-1275046
253-848-6096
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Rating: 5 stars  

5 people found this review helpful

Helping Hand House is a fantastic organization - between the incredible love and care for the families (evident in their personal stories of encouragement and respect at the annual breakfast and family banquet), and the integrity of the staff I've been in contact with, I couldn't be more pleased to be a part of the work with them. I had no idea how many families are homeless, but to see the way these folks work alongside families to 'ensure they are never homeless again'...it's more than a leg up, it's transformation. Four stars, Helping Hand House!

The kinds of staff and volunteers that I met were...

the most intelligent, compassionate, and responsible people I've ever met. They clearly believe in holding people accountable, but making people feel cared about at the same time...

How frequently have you been involved with the organization?

About every week

When was your last experience with this nonprofit?

2009-12-01

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