Awareness

Homelessness in America

HomeAid has a responsibility to bring awareness to the community about the issues we face concerning homelessness and to break down the stereotypes of who experiences homelessness.

Homelessness affects everyone and can happen to anyone. 

Did you know?  

  • Over 3.5 million Americans will experience homelessness this year; over 1 million will be children
  • The top three reasons for becoming homeless are the high cost of housing/lack of affordable housing, job loss  and break-up of family
  • 45% of renters are considered cost-burdened, spending more than 30% of their incomes on rent
  • 19% of renters are considered severely cost-burdened, spending more than 50% of their income on housing
  • 50% of homelessness among women is caused by domestic violence

Share Our Story – HomeAid Northern California aims to raise awareness about the issues of homelessness in our community and to promote the work of HomeAid within the home building industry and to the community at-large. We appreciate any opportunities for speaking engagements and invitations to attend industry and community events.

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HomeAid Hayward Tiny Homes Project

HomeAid's Tiny Homes Project is complete with the construction of 6 tiny homes for people experiencing homelessness.

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20th Anniversary Celebration!

20 years ago, a group of Bay Area home builders formed our local chapter of HomeAid Northern California with the mission to rebuild the lives of...

20th Anniversary Celebration!
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