Washington Family
Hope Center

Washington Family Hope Center

Rescue. Relief. Shelter care is frequently the entry point to that relationship and often leads to transformation. We currently have shelter options for men and women only. Meanwhile, children in the Joplin area are often separated from their parents due to homelessness. We can rescue more when we have the ability to take in these families with children. We receive such requests almost daily.

This initial 12,000 sq foot shelter renovation will provide both for families with children.

  • 6 Family Units with 30 Beds Total
  • Family park and playground
  • Commercial Kitchen, Commons Area, Laundry, and Showers
  • Beautification of the Outdoor Courtyard

Listen to our Executive Director James Whitford’s PSAs about the project.