At Family Promise, we spend every day talking with families who have experienced or are at risk of homelessness. We believe that sharing their stories is essential to spreading awareness about family homelessness in the United States. Want to learn more? Check out our recent media coverage below.

Need to speak with an expert on family homelessness? We can connect you with staff at our national office or one of our 200+ Affiliates across the United States.

Please contact:

Cassidy O’Lear, Brand and Marketing Manager

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Want to learn more about family homelessness in America?

You can view our Press Kit and our Homelessness and Poverty Fact Sheet.

Recent News Coverage

To Solve the Ongoing Problem of Family Homelessness in NJ, ‘Let’s Turn Empathy Into Action’– NJ Indy
October 6, 2022

The Post-Storm Affordable Housing Crisis– Axios
October 5, 2022

People in NJ Will Sleep in Car or Tent on Oct. 22. But for Many, It’s Every Night– New Jersey 101.5
September 29, 2022

Preventing Evictions to Stop ‘Invisible’ Family Homelessness– NewsNation
September 8, 2022

‘It Could Happen to Any of Us’: This CEO Shares How Her Social Work Career Led Her to Fight the Homelessness Epidemic– Essence
June 28, 2022

Like Home Buyers, Renters Now Are Facing Bidding Wars in a Fiercely Competitive Market– The Philadephia Inquirer
May 31, 2022

These Homeless Ministries Changed in the Pandemic. They’re Not Changing Back.– Christianity Today
May 5, 2022

Homeless Shelters Begin to See Value in Making Room For Pets– AP News
May 1, 2022

Homeless Youth and Children Are Wildly Undercounted, Advocates Say – NPR
February 15, 2022

Our Favorite Photos From 2021: How Guardian US Pictures Captured a Historic Year – The Guardian
December 24, 2021

An Overlooked Cure For Loneliness – The New York Times
December 21, 2021

These Moms Overcame Homelessness. But the Fight For a Better Life is Far From Over – NPR
December 5, 2021

‘This Community is Not Prepared’: Eviction Moratorium Extension Delays Inevitable Pain For Tenants, Landlords – Savannah Now
August 5, 2021

Conroe Family Finds Fresh Hope in New Habitat House – The Houston Chronicle
July 31, 2021

Family Promise CEO on Eviction Moratorium Expiring: We’re Expecting a ‘Real Uptick’ in Homelessness – Yahoo! News
July 30, 2021

A Couch is Not a Home: Where the Hidden Homeless Get Housing Vouchers – Christian Science Monitor
June 4, 2021

Unemployed in America: ‘It’s Gotten So Much More Expensive to Be Homeless’ – Esquire
May 25, 2021

One Nurse’s Journey From Homelessness to Inspiring Career – TODAY
May 7, 2021

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