At Inspirica, success isn't just a number
It's about changing lives, building a foundation -- and breaking the cycle of homelessness.
The number of people in the United States who live in poverty or near poverty
That's almost 1 out of every 3.
5TH HIGHEST IN THE NATION
Stamford-Norwalk housing costs
A typical two-bedroom apartment in Stamford costs approximately $2,500/month
$100,000 ($48.08/hour - 4.8x the minimum wage)
The amount a family of four would have to earn to afford such an apartment.
(*based on allocating standard 30% of income towards housing)
Families are the fastest group falling into poverty.
Almost 30% of the people who came to us last year had jobs.
We are one of only a handful of organizations in the nation able to address both the physical aspect of homelessness and its underlying root causes on a single, powerful end-to-end platform.
Jumpstart Career Program
Jumpstart Vocational Training
Jumpstart Employment Services
Early Childhood & Parenting
Job & Housing Retention
Healthcare (in partnership with Optimus)
Permanent Supportive Housing
Deeply Affordable Housing
Our programs are fully integrated and leverage each other.
of the clients we placed in permanent housing remained housed(and paying rent) a full year later!
We are more than just a homeless shelter. Inspirica seeks to break the cycle of homelessness by providing the programs and services that help our clients achieve -- and maintain -- permanent housing and stability in their lives.
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