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Guidance Through Intensive Case Management

April 15, 2019 11:55 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Support through communication and working with others is important. When clients come to a Lifebridge location, they can receive case management for whatever struggles they are facing. Our case managers are equipped to work with clients facing a variety of obstacles.   Goals Of Case Management The goals of each client are different in each case. Recognizing these differences allows...


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Finding Permanent Supportive Housing

April 10, 2019 11:48 am Published by Leave your thoughts

When people are experiencing homelessness, it can be a challenge to find housing and support. Regaining control and getting things back on track can depend greatly on living conditions. Read on to see how we help individuals find permanent supportive housing     See how we help our clients do both of these at Lifebridge North Shore.   Defining Permanent...


Community Meal Programs at Lifebridge North Shore

April 5, 2019 11:40 am Published by Leave your thoughts

At Lifebridge North Shore, we have a mission to end homelessness. We believe this starts with our regional approach, as we’ve expanded our services to reach more people in the North Shore region. Lifebridge helps by offering community meal programs. What Are Community Meal Programs at Lifebridge? We offer meals to all who are hungry, as we help people experiencing homelessness...


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What Are Emergency & Transitional Shelters?

April 1, 2019 11:33 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Our Emergency & Transitional Shelters were founded upon acceptance, hospitality, and opportunity. Shelters offered by Lifebridge are safe places for individuals to find a warm place to sleep and unwind. These shelters provide secure and clean places for people to recoup, shower, and collect themselves during emergency transitions.   Where Are Lifebridge Emergency Shelters Located? We offer shelter beds at...


Lifebridge Expanding Services

March 29, 2019 12:46 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

LIFEBRIDGE NORTH SHORE EXPANDING SERVICES A New, Regional Approach Now With 3 Locations   SALEM, MA (October 2018)- Initially started as a soup kitchen that served the homeless two evenings each week, the nonprofit LifeBridge North Shore has grown to three locations that now work towards ending homelessness in Boston’s North Shore. Services of LifeBridge include emergency and transitional shelters,...


The Importance of Supportive Programs & Training

March 22, 2019 12:32 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Regaining control in life can be done with the help and support of others. There are a number of programs offered by LifeBridge that greatly contribute to our clients progressing. These programs walk our clients through the stages of regaining stability. Read on to learn more about why supportive training programs are important, and how our experienced team provides the...


The Lifebridge Regional Approach

March 18, 2019 12:23 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Shelters and resources for people experiencing homelessness are services unlike any other. There are not many places where people in need can find experienced peer mentors, willing to help and listen. Over the years of exploring our passion and drive for helping people, we have found things that work and some things that don’t work. We have gone through the...


Homelessness In Salem, MA

March 8, 2019 12:51 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Historic Salem, MA is a beloved city for many, with so much to offer down every street and in every shop.   With visitors during the busy season and even year-round, most would assume that the city of Salem is doing well for itself. This is very true in many ways. A Widely Recognized Issue You may have not noticed...


Lifebridge has expanded services

September 19, 2018 3:42 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

As of July 1, 2018, Lifebridge has expanded services with a merger of The Grace Center in Gloucester, a day resource center serving more than 1,100 individuals yearly who are experiencing homelessness.


Affordable Housing Partnership — Boston Street Crossing

September 19, 2018 3:28 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Lifebridge North Shore provides case management and supportive services to the residents of Boston Street Crossing in Salem, MA, new affordable housing units by Harborlight Community Partners. This project is comprised of 43 Boston Street (12 Units) and 179 Boston Street (14 Units) for a total of 26 new units.