Heading Home in the News

Heading Home in the News

In the news:

  • “Homeless facing a ‘disaster for families’, Boston Globe, April 3, 2020
    In this article, written by Malcom Gay and Zoe Greenberg, two Heading Home families and one FamilyAid Boston family describe how COVID-19 has impacted their daily lives. From job loss and food insecurity to navigating virtual learning for parent and child, these mothers bravely voice their growing concerns for safety and well-being during COVID-19. “I feel totally helpless, it’s like being under attack,” Erin, a Heading Home client, shared.
  • “The American Rescue Plan needs a long-term plan for homeless families”, Boston Globe Opinion, April 12, 2021
    In this op-ed, Heading Home CEO, Danielle Ferrier, FamilyAid Boston CEO Larry Seamans, and Horizons for Homeless Children CEO Kate Barrand call upon city and state leaders to take actionable steps to better support families experiencing homelessness after the American Rescue Plan ends to prevent further perpetuating cycles of poverty in Boston.