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We start by housing people directly from the streets, without precondition.  Then we address their underlying issues around mental health, addiction, medical care, income, and education to help integrate and welcome them back into our community.

News & Updates

Benefits of the Philadelphia Furniture Bank    

By: Christina Mayhugh, Turning Points for Children CUA 3 After-Care Worker                     

Here it is... your Top 5 of 2015!

Thanks to your generous support, the first year of the Philadelphia Furniture Bank has been one to remember. We gratefully present to you the top 5 things you made possible in 2015!


People always ask, “What can I do to help the homeless for the holidays?” At Pathways, we are all about filling needs.  Here’s a quick list of ideas to help answer that question:

  • Make a year-end gift to help with our mission on the DONATE page of this website.
  • Shop at AmazonSmile. Amazon donates 0.5% of the purchase price to Pathways To Housing PA.

The following is a letter to you, from Dave, a veteran who recently found himself homeless.

I wanted to take a few minutes to thank you and everyone who works and volunteers at the Philadelphia Furniture Bank on J Street.