Nonprofit or community organization
Last modified: November 28, 2010, 8:58 AM
Founded as Route One Corridor Housing in 1977, New Hope Housing provides homeless families and individuals in Fairfax County, Virginia shelter and opportunities to seek a better life. Our goals are to provide resources and opportunities for homeless persons; to ensure that a broad range of appropriate services is available; to link residents with the community; to maintain an active involvement with former residents; to serve as an advocate for action on the causes of and solutions to homelessness; and to increase community understanding and awareness about homelessness.
New Hope Housing operates two homeless shelters and 17 unts of post shelter housing. Food, counseling, case management, a learning center and group activities are among the support services offered.