How We Help the Homeless The expressed mission of The Friends is to help homeless people in Hampshire County live with dignity by providing services, creating housing, and advocating for the homeless.

Volunteer with us! We depend on our volunteers to succeed in our mission and serve homeless individuals in Hampshire County. We enthusiastically welcome volunteers from all backgrounds, regardless of age or experience, who share our commitment to creating positive change and helping the homeless population in our community. Your Impact as a Volunteer Volunteers play a pivotal role in helping us achieve our goals and provide essential services to those in need. Whether you’re an …

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Donate Some $40,000 is needed each year to help cover the operating expenses of the shelter and also to support our auxiliary programs. Our donors’ generosity truly helps keep our shelter doors open. Donations in any amount are greatly appreciated and truly do make a difference.