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A Community Response to Family Homelessness
Family Promise of HCR Intro Video
Family Promise of HCR Intro Video
FP trip to Crayola Factory!
FP trip to Crayola Factory!
Kiddos Enjoying the Play Room
Kiddos Enjoying the Play Room
Playing in the Snow at the Day Center
Playing in the Snow at the Day Center

Welcome to Family Promise of Harrisburg Capital Region

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Latest News & Updates

Hoops for Homes Event!

Our first-ever Hoops for Homes free-throw contest will be held on May 16th at Cedar Cliff High School. Check out our flyer hoops for homes flyer

We’ve gone viral…check out our March video newsletter!

Family Promise Quoted in Article

“We can’t continue to ‘fix’ things like poverty without understanding it from the eyes of the people who are experiencing it.” –Kristina Marshall, Network Director, Family Promise of Harrisburg Capital Region, quoted in Representative Dave Reed’s “Beyond Poverty” research findings. Read the entire article here: Click Here

FREE Parenting Support & Financial Literacy Classes in our Community!

Working in partnership with United Way, Family Support of Central PA, and First Christ Church, we’re starting a parenting support group & financial literacy classes two Saturdays a month from 10-11:30am! Child care is provided for this FREE class! Come for one topic, or come every week! Anyone can join. Please see the West Shore Prosperity Center 2015 for more information.

Testimonials

ll do anything I can do to help out the program after what you all did for me! Thank you so much – we couldn’t have turned our lives around without Family Promise!

— Desiree

Who Are Our Neighbors Without Homes?

- Folks just like us — mothers, fathers, children.

- An under-insured family loses everything in a fire. Their only option is to move into a hotel, but they can’t afford it forever.

- A working mom loses employment because of health restrictions. Now, she and her two kids get behind on rent and are running out of money quickly.

Why Family Promise?

- Families are the fastest growing segment of the homeless population nationwide.

- 20% of America’s kids live in poverty.

- 75% of our families get back on track to their own homes within 90 days.