Housing Families First | Every Family Deserves a Home | Richmond, VA

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275 children and adults in families were homeless in Richmond, Virginia on one night in July 2021. Thousands more were living in motels or other temporary spaces with their loved ones. Support our Opening Doors For Families capital campaign to make sure those families get the services and resources they need to secure and sustain permanent housing.

Our Mission

Housing Families First gives families facing homelessness the opportunity to build a legacy for their families by providing a path to a permanent home. Our vision is a Richmond region where all children and their families have a safe place to call home.

Our Programs

Housing Families First operates three core programs to assist those in need in our community: Hilliard House Shelter, Building Neighbors Rapid Re-Housing, and Bringing Families Home partnership program with Richmond City Public Schools.

How to Help

We appreciate your donation of money, time, services, or goods. People right here in Richmond benefit from Housing Families First’s programs each and every day, thanks to the support and generosity of people like you. Thank you for being a part of our journey.