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Seeing tangible results

Just a few years after being started as a ministry in Richland, Elijah Family Homes is seeing tangible results. Sharing Christmas with her son in her own home was a goal Michell Owens said she made for herself a year earlier when she was homeless — before she was accepted into Elijah Family Homes’ transitional housing program. With EFH’s help, in December 2012, Michell and her son Kayden, 3, put candy canes on their Christmas tree...

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Graduation to a better life

If all you had seen of Alisha Bryans is her arrest photo from when she was a meth addict, you would not recognize her. Today, she’s full of life, and she and her son, Caleb Adams, are affectionate, trading kisses and saying, “I love you.” In November of 2010, Alisha and Caleb became one of the first three families to graduate from Elijah Family Homes’ transitional housing...

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Volunteer with EFH

Volunteers are an integral part of Elijah Family Homes. A variety of skills and talents are utilized in the day-to-day operation of the organization. If you are the proverbial “people person”, like to organize events, work in an office setting, possess strong listening skills, enjoy helping others experience success and have time and energy to devote to a great community charity, Elijah Family Homes would welcome your...

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About Us

Elijah Family Homes is a faith-based organization that fosters hope, dignity, and self-sufficiency, through stable housing and supportive services for families in recovery. Elijah Family Homes adds to a family’s resources and closes the gap between its income, government programs, and the family’s...

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How It Works

EFH’s 3-Year Transitional Plan for Success Builds Healthy Families, Stronger Neighbors & Active Citizens. Year #1: Development of Foundational Life Skills. Year #2: Development of Sustainable Work/Education/Finance Skills. Year #3: Transitioning from Dependency to Self-Sufficiency & Graduation from...

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