The Coalition for the Homeless is a non-profit organization in the District of Columbia that provides shelter and supportive services to more than 500 homeless individuals and families who are residents in the District of Columbia. The Coalition is always working on activities and solutions in the community to help eliminate homelessness.
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The Coalition for the Homeless is a non-profit organization in the District of Columbia that provides specialized transitional housing assistance, permanent housing at two locations for individuals and families, emergency shelter and housing. We invite you to learn more about our programs, services, general eligibility criteria and admission requirements.
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The Story of Mirza
When Mr. Mirza Beg entered the Emery Work Bed Program he was unemployed and had no source of income. His commitment to moving ahead in his life was evident. Mr. Beg entered the shelter and found part-time employment at a Sbarro’s Pizzeria within a month. In addition, he was accepted into the Medical Assistant Training Program on August 20, 2013. Mr. Beg has been enrolled in training for the past 4 months and is an “A” student with excellent attendance. The staff at the Emery Work Bed Program is looking forward to attending his graduation.