Childhood only comes once, and no child should spend any of it caught up in family homelessness. Family Renew Community brings together religious congregations, businesses, civic and charitable organizations and individuals committed to solving homelessness in Volusia County. The program provides housing and helps homeless parents on a path toward supporting their families in places of their own.
Clean and sober, Christina was ready to be a regular, everyday mom to her baby girl and 6-year-old boy, but they had no where to go. That changed when the first floor of Family Renew Community's flood-ravaged Daytona Beach campus reopened. She bravely shared her story with a newspaper reporter.
We often find ourselves pondering the ongoing success of the families we’ve helped to overcome homelessness. Early indications from our new tracking system are that 96 percent remain stably housed.