Housing Support for Homeless Young Mothers

We provide housing assistance and home-based services to homeless single mothers.  By providing safe housing and in-home support, our goal is to help each mother achieve financial independence and strengthen her ability to meet her child’s needs.

Program Eligibility

  • mother a child under 5 years old
  • live in Charleston, Berkeley, or Dorchester counties
  • currently homeless or at-risk of homelessness
  • willing to commit to her family’s plan

Our Services

  • assistance finding affordable housing
  • rental assistance (when funding is available)
  • parenting classes
  • child development assessments
  • job readiness and life skills training
  • help with child care vouchers
  • screening and referral to other programs
  • emotional support and encouragement
  • case management assistance with long-term planning

Our Impact

As a result of the support received, our young mothers:

  • 90% are employed
  • 87% have moved on to permanent housing

Admissions Information

For more information on availability and how to apply, contact info@florencecrittentonsc.org or 843.722.7526.