More than 60 people struggled each night to find safe housing in New Bedford last year during the worst winter in recent memory. Can you imagine what it was like not to have a place to live in sub-freezing temperatures with more than two feet of snow on the ground? You can help. Make a donation to end homelessness.

We Want to Hear From You

We recognize that homelessness can happen to anyone. It’s a multifaceted issue that requires the entire community’s voice and involvement toward building solutions.

Rise Up for Homes, as a part of the Homeless Service Provider Network [HSPN] of New Bedford, seeks your feedback in addressing the complexities of homelessness. We welcome your thoughts and opinions and invite your feedback here.  Visit to learn more about the “Continuum Of Care” through the HSPN.