L - Housing & Shelter

Healing Hearts N.C.

Homelessness is more than just a lack of shelter it is also a lack of a place to call home. Here at Healing
Hearts North Carolina, we believe that there are four factors that make a house a home. The Spirit of
God, Food, Family, and Shetler. A growing number of families across the country are facing both housing
insecurity and food insecurity which are interconnected. Families who become homeless not only lose
their homes, but also food and nearly every aspect of family life, causing damage to their spiritual,

Diakonos, Inc.

Taken from the Greek language, “Diakonos” means “one who serves.”  The mission of Diakonos, Inc is to compassionately serve men, women and
children who find themselves homeless, hungry, or victims of domestic violence and sexual violence.  We serve by providing clothing, food, healthcare and safe sanctuary.  We advocate for change and offer hope.

Families Moving Forward

Families Moving Forward helps families in the crisis of homelessness find their way home. FMF provides temporary shelter, case management, rapid rehousing, skills education, and community connections to help parents and children thrive in stable homes.

VHVH, Inc.

Restoring home, health and spirit allows our residents to focus on a tailored program that gives them the skills, education, confidence and a plan to rebuild their lives and reestablish them as net contributors to our community.

VHVH’s 30/30/90/30 program is customized to each resident in concert with our staff, led by a case manager and delivered over approximately 1 year. Our focus is moving our veterans to permanent housing and independence as soon as possible, yet our program has the flexibility to extend the veteran’s care to almost 2 years if necessary.

Aura Home Women Vets

Aura Home reaches out to women veterans seeking assistance with housing and is a resource for homeless prevention. We will provide future transitional housing and access to services to facilitate the individual stabilization for movement into long-term housing. Aura Home also offers information and assistance to apply for VA benefits with guidance of a certified Veteran Service Officer or VA Staff.