Providing safe, stable housing support.

Providing help, hope, and housing equity in Salem since 1987.

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Helping homeless families return to self-sufficiency

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St. Francis Family Housing provides several programs designed to help families who need housing help including low-barrier shelter, and transitional housing. We serve families with children under age 18 living in Marion or Polk counties in Oregon.

A Safe Place for Families

For over 30 years, St. Francis Shelter has provided safe housing for homeless families with children in Marion and Polk Counties.

Part of the Neighborhood

St. Francis is a bit different. We don’t have any signs or displays. We’re just a part of our neighborhood.

All Are Welcome

St. Francis serves families of all shapes and sizes. We maintain a warm, welcoming, inclusive and open environment.


Helping homeless families return to self-sufficiency

Housing Help

We use a multistage process to make sure that families are ready for our transitional housing program, a good fit for our campus, and ready to transition into permanent housing.

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