October 11, 2019

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"Knowing that so many people could be faced with homelessness in such a short matter of time is a scary thought to absorb.  Add that to the trends Austin has been seeing over the past few years and it’s no surprise this issue is such an urgent and necessary topic in our city…and I’m not referring to the ordinance passed in June that decriminalizes the act of sitting, laying or camping in public places. I’m referring to the need to find solutions that help build new lives for Austin’s homeless."

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Hays-Caldwell Women’s Center closes in on goals for new transitional housing project
September 20, 2019

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Emergency drop-in center to be built for survivors of exploitation and trafficking
February 11, 2019

The newly remodeled center will be an entry point where survivors of trafficking can rest, get one-on-one counseling and meet peers going through the same situation.

Author: Cody Huffman

Published: 5:57 PM CST February 11, 2019
Updated: 7:06 PM CST February 11, 2019
AUSTIN, Texas — Taylor Morrison, a leading national homebuilder and developer, has partnered with HomeAid, a provider of housing and resources for the homeless, to build a new emergency drop-in center for victims of sex trafficking and exploitation. 
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Taylor Morrison Partners with HomeAid to Build Emergency Drop-in Center for SAFE
February 8, 2019

AUSTIN, Texas — Taylor Morrison, a leading national builder and developer, has partnered with HomeAid, a leading national provider of housing and resources for the homeless, to build an emergency drop-in center in Austin for survivors of exploitation and trafficking.

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HomeAid Austin and Lennar Join Forces to Host Inaugural Fundraising Luncheon November 16
November 12, 2018

AUSTIN, TexasNov. 12, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- HomeAid Austin, the newest chapter of HomeAid America, a non-profit provider of housing for homeless families and individuals for more than 20 years, announces plans to team up with Lennar, the nation's leading homebuilder, to host the inaugural 'Building Homes: Rebuilding Lives' fundraising luncheon to raise funds that will directly impact HomeAid's mission to provide housing for homeless families and individuals. The public is invited to attend the November 16 event at the JW Marriott located at 110 East 2nd Street, Austin, Texas 78701. Doors open at 11:30 a.m.

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2019 Benefit Home under construction in Sweetwater
October 16, 2018

Sweetwater offers many new homes, but right now, one of them is just a little bit more special than the rest. It’s the Home Builders Association (HBA) of Greater Austin’s 2019 Benefit Home, now under construction by Chesmar Homes, on a Sweetwater homesite donated by Newland Communities.

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HomeAid Opens Chapter in Austin, Texas
April 17, 2018

With an estimated 7,000 people experiencing homelessness over the course of a year in Travis County, HomeAid America, a national nonprofit provider of housing for the homelessness, is stepping up to alleviate homelessness in the area. HomeAid has established its 18th chapter in the nation in partnership with the Home Builders Association of Greater Austin. HomeAid Austin will work with the local home building industry to develop, build and maintain housing for nonprofits serving those experiencing homelessness.



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June 8, 2013

HomeAid is a national non-profit organization that provides housing to families in need.  The Austin chapter teamed up with several local community developers to benefit the Family Care Program at Texas Baptist Children’s Home.

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