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How Do Donations & Volunteers Help Lifebridge?

August 15, 2019 11:15 am Published by Leave your thoughts

  Lifebridge is a nonprofit organization. We rely on the help of volunteers in our community, and donations for support. These power us to help our clients be the best they can be through programs, trainings, meals, emergency shelters, and finding permanent housing. Volunteer Support at Lifebridge North Shore We rely on the support of our volunteers in many ways. ...

Getting Clients Involved with The Community

August 10, 2019 11:05 am Published by Leave your thoughts

One of our goals at Lifebridge is to get our clients involved with their communities. We do this through our training, supportive programs, and individual case management.   Experienced case managers at Lifebridge help to facilitate individuals into the best opportunities available to them within their communities. This means volunteering, trash pickup, and community work, as well as kitchen assistance...

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Emergency & Transitional Shelters During The Summer

August 5, 2019 11:49 am Published by Leave your thoughts

The summer can be a tough time for people experiencing homelessness. It’s hot outside, the sun is beating all day, it’s tough to find water, food, and resources, and the tourist season can be overwhelming.   When individuals are under-housed and seeking a safe place to stay temporarily, Lifebridge emergency and transitional shelters play a huge role in gaining stability....

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Clients Improving Life Skills at Lifebridge

August 1, 2019 11:04 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Lifebridge North Shore is here to help our clients improve their life skills. Supportive training and programs make this possible. From “Money Matters” programs to resume building workshops, we’re committed to seeing improvement in our clients’ stability and skills building. Education & Skill Set Whether clients have not yet started their education, or they want to finish their education and...

Get To Know Us At Lifebridge North Shore

July 29, 2019 5:44 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

  If you keep up with our blogs, you know that we provide value and opportunity for people experiencing homelessness or suffering from poverty. For over three decades, our services have been helping individuals on the North Shore to better their lives and regain stability. If you don’t know too much about us, or if you want a refresher, read...

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Volunteer Opportunities at Lifebridge

July 20, 2019 5:35 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Volunteering is a great way to give back to your community, help those in need, and keep you busy while meeting new people. All ages of volunteers are welcomed at Lifebridge- so if your school, soccer team, church, or group of friends are looking for an opportunity to help, this is your perfect opportunity!   Join the Lifebridge North Shore...

Housing For Those In Need On The North Shore

July 15, 2019 5:32 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

There are many individuals on the North Shore that are homeless and under-housed. This means a large population in our region does not have a safe place to sleep, access to a hot shower, and a comfortable warm bed at night. This is something we are passionate about helping.    We combat this issue on the North Shore by offering...

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Summer Fundraising Opportunities & Ideas

July 10, 2019 5:24 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

If your church, summer school, sports team, or community is looking for a summer fundraising idea, consider donating your proceeds to help the homeless community of the North Shore. You may also consider hosting a party where donated items are shared in lieu of gifts. Donating and giving back is a great way to do your part and help out...

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Solving A Crisis Starts At Home

July 1, 2019 5:19 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

There are so many needs of those who are homeless or under-housed in the US. When it comes to the North Shore, the visibility of this crisis is more prominent than ever. In 2017, there were 553,742 people in the US experiencing homelessness, and 17,565 in Massachusetts alone.  We know that this is an issue, and we are passionate about...

Finding The Right Program At Lifebridge

June 25, 2019 3:49 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

If you or someone you know could benefit from a program at Lifebridge North Shore, there are a few different options. Each program is designed for a different type of need. Read through this article to learn about our programs and see which services may be best for you or a loved one.   When finding meals has become an...