Child development, education, employment, parenting, and family functioning all suffer when a household with children is denied access to stable housing.


    Schools, healthcare systems, and child and family services organizations must become vocal and pro-active advocates for safe, decent and adequate housing for children and families they serve.


To promote and facilitate strategies in communities that ensure access to stable and adequate housing – as the vital platform for child and family well-being.   

Peter Temin, Professor Emeritus of Economics at MIT, believes the ongoing death of “middle America” has sparked the emergence of two countries within one, the hallmark of developing nations. In his new book, The Vanishing Middle Class: Prejudice and Power in a Dual Economy, Temin paints a bleak picture where one country has a bounty of resources and power, and the other toils day after day with minimal access to the long-coveted American dream.