12 Jan Chatham Savannah Authority for the Homeless and Give Change That Counts announces Family Promise Savannah-Chatham Day Center as its third supported Day Center
SAVANNAH (January 12, 2023) Chatham Savannah Authority for the Homeless in conjunction with the Give Change That Counts Campaign, has announced the addition of its third supported day center, the Family Promise Savannah-Chatham Day Center. The Give Change That Counts campaign will help raise awareness, funds, and donations to the Family Promise Savannah-Chatham Day Center throughout 2023 along with the two other supported day centers, Come As You Are International Ministries Day Center and the newly established Union Mission at Grace House Day Center.
“Partnering with the Give Change Campaign aligns seamlessly with our mission by offering help, hope, and hospitality to homeless families in our communities,” Katrina Bostick, CEO of Family Promise of the Coastal Empire. “Our approach of coordinated compassion helps them rebuild their lives with new skills and ongoing support through the services we provide.”
The Family Promise Day Center is open to the homeless community Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. until 5 p.m. and is located at 126 Horizon Park Drive in Savannah, Georgia. They provide basic needs such as shower facilities, laundry facilities, a computer lab, and a mailing address. In addition, the Center offers case management for individuals to help transition into more stable conditions.
Jenn Darcey, Executive Director for the Homeless Authority, “With the onboarding of our third day center whose primary focus is families experiencing homelessness working in tandem with the CSAH Street Outreach Team and Supportive Housing program, we are closely collaborating with experts throughout our community providing essential resources to help find sustainable futures for members of our community in need.”
All donation and operational information for the Family Promise Day Center as well as the other supported Day Centers can be found on the campaign’s website www.givechangethatcounts.com/daycenters
The Give Change That Counts campaign is an initiative led by the Chatham Savannah Authority for the Homeless with collaboration and financial support from Chatham County, the City of Savannah, and major economic development groups to help educate, engage and establish change in order to reduce the need for panhandling, educate the community and guide those in need to a more sustainable future.
About Chatham Savannah Authority for the Homeless:
CSAH is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization committed to strategic approaches to addressing the challenges of homelessness. CSAH’s mission is to lead the development of sustainable community practices to reduce homelessness. Annually in Chatham County, CSAH and its Continuum of Care (CoC) partners assist over 4,000 individuals, youth, and families. CSAH works with community leaders to educate the public about why homelessness occurs and advocates for needed change with elected officials, government and business leaders, and the nonprofit sector. Learn more at www.homelessauthority.org
About Family Promise of the Coastal Empire: Since 1997, Family Promise has been bringing together people in need and people who want to help. Family Promise of the Coastal Empire utilizes a network of Host Congregations and Day Centers to provide families in need with resources and opportunities that they may not be able to find elsewhere. Learn more about Family Promise of the Coastal Empire at https://www.familypromisece.org/.