"I’m back on my own two feet again."
– Joseph, mechanic
They don’t want to be homeless any more than you do. But you can help change a life.
"One day I had a job, a home... the next day it was gone. I never saw it coming"
– Lydia, single mom
Homelessness can happen to anyone. But you can help change a life.
"This is not how I saw my life, my future”
– Michael, retired military
Homelessness is not a choice. But you can help change a life.
"I don’t know how I got there, but I’m now back on track and proud to be independent"
– Jenny, store clerk
No one chooses to be homeless. But you can help change a life.
Changing Lives is dedicated to enriching and transforming the lives of homeless women and men in our area, by providing basic needs, resources, health and wellness referrals, mentorship, employment placement and more. Our goal is to help transition their lives from one of hopelessness to hopefulness and, most importantly, independent and self-sustaining living.
Did you know?
- 50% of Americans are 1 paycheck away from homelessness?
- 6% of America’s homeless are veterans who have served our country.
- 5% are under the age of 25
- 18 in every 10,000 people in America are homeless.
Changing Lives helps the unfortunate regain control of their lives.
391 Served 54 & Counting Transitioned to Independence
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When it seems like there is no hope…
WE ARE HERE!
Changing Lives is a group of people coming together to share their love for others, to show one another what genuine heartfelt support looks and feels like.
We work hard to enrich the lives of each man and woman experiencing homelessness or at risk of becoming homeless in Boca Raton by offering everything from basic needs resources to mentorship, employment and much more.
What are the main causes of homelessness?
The top 5 causes are:
1. Lack of affordable housing
4. Mental illness and the lack of needed services
5. Substance abuse and the lack of needed services
I Need Help
If you need to schedule an appointment for help, please CONTACT US. We will contact you within 24 hours.
I Want To Help
You can help right now, by giving of your time, donating money, volunteering your services or skills. You can make the difference in the life of a homeless person.
Our Resource Guide’s purpose is to connect individuals and services providers to valuable and relevant community resources in Boca Raton and the surrounding areas.
WE HELP INDIVIDUALS GET THEIR LIVES BACK ON TRACK. INDIVIDUALS WHO ARE
Homeless or facing homelessness
Looking for employment
In need & interest of job training opportunities
In need of healthy meals
In need of emotional support
In need of hospital and preventative health care information
In need of religious resources
In need of clothing and everyday life needs
Who are ready to change their lives and become self-reliant