There is a saying that “It takes a village to raise a child” but in our circumstances it takes a village to move a warehouse! It was quite the feat to move a little over a half mile. From our warehouse on Talcott Road where we began our partnership with A Hand Up, to...read more
On Saturday, August 25th, two 13-year-old girls from West Hartford embarked on a Journey Home makeover with our Making a House a Home program. Lucy Kabakoff and Marley Brown were working on their mitzvah project for their upcoming bat mitzvah celebrations. In a matter...read more
Community Partners in Action (CPA) was awarded a grant from Hartford Foundation for Public Giving to develop and operate a Reentry Welcome Center. The Reentry Welcome Center is located on the ground floor of City Hall at 550 Main Street in Hartford. It will be open...read more
Over the past seven months, emergency shelters in the Greater Hartford area have been working together to improve our system of providing services, and ensure that all shelters are focused on quickly helping people return to housing. The area shelters have all spent...read more
Journey Home is thrilled to announce that we have received a $40,000 grant from the Melville Charitable Trust to further the efforts of the Greater Hartford Coordinated Access Network (GH CAN). Two system service gaps have been identified by GH CAN membership over the...read more
On August 2nd, Watkinson School, through the leadership of Jenni French, we had a group of about 8 volunteers helping to deliver furniture and household goods to two clients in need in the South End of Hartford. We started out on Wyllys Street, helping bring items up...read more
Journey Home was recently awarded two grants to support our work in the Greater Hartford Coordinated Access Network. Our thanks goes out to the George A. and Grace L. Long Foundation for their grant of $3,000 and the Liberty Bank Foundation for their grant of $5,000....read more
One of our partner agencies in the Central Coordinated Access Network, Friendship Service Center, recently had a grand opening of a new housing development site in New Britain. The 11-unit permanent supportive housing program consists of 5 efficiencies and 6...read more
On Wednesday, July 25th a number of Connecticut’s homeless service and housing providers held meetings with Connecticut’s Congressional representatives on Capitol Hill to highlight our statewide effort to end homelessness, share client success stories, and advocate...read more
In Central Connecticut, Community Health Resources (CHR) whose name embodies their commitment to community-based care, as well as instilling hope for a healthy, happy and productive future, and utilization of all available resources to achieve change. CHR has...read more
Journey Home Mission
Our mission is to ensure a home for all.
We believe the most powerful way to do this is collectively - by working together with service providers, elected officials, businesses and local communities to end homelessness in the Capital region of Connecticut. We will build partnerships, advance innovative solutions and achieve enduring, systemic change.
Journey Home works in the Capital region of Connecticut.
255 Main St., 2nd Floor
Hartford, CT 06106