Services

OUR CLIENTS: WHO DO WE SERVE

As families face the exhausting challenge of finding affordable housing, employment, education and health care they are left with severely limited resources to furnish their home. A furnished home environment is a basis for improved job performance, better grades in school and healthy family interactions. By relieving the pressure to purchase furnishings, Bridging services provide families a comfortable home and allow them to focus on other crucial matters in their life.

Our collaborative approach improves our ability to serve the community; eliminates duplication of services, and increases efficiency. Check out the Lives We Touch and read success stories about how a basic home essentials package of furniture and housewares changes lives!

 

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Lives We Touch Melvin’s Story

76-year-old Melvin T. used to work on Alaska’s fishing ships in the Bering Sea. But after health problems and homelessness, he sought help from Catholic Charities’ Aging and Disabilities Services team, who brought him to Bridging. With the help of Bridging volunteer shoppers Sheila and Marilyn, Melvin was able to...

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