394 students were impacted by homelessness during 2016-17 in Southern Chester County’s (SCC) four school districts.
Zero shelter beds exist in our area to keep families together during an already stressful time.
SCC housing costs are far above national average, often requiring up to 80% of paychecks in low-income families to go for housing.
Family Promise of Southern Chester County is committed to alleviating homelessness in Southern Chester County, Pennsylvania.
Family Promise of Southern Chester County is organized to help children and their families experiencing homelessness achieve sustainable housing and stability by providing shelter, meals, and comprehensive support services through a network of congregations and volunteers.
An Evening of Promise April 21, 2018
Since inception: 37 families
(49 adults, 85 children)