EGH gave me back my life - Sandra

Our Vision - Homeless and at-risk women have the power to transform their lives.

Women gaining new skills, new strengths and new life at EGH

EGH is the only place I've felt truly welcome - Alexis

Why

Elizabeth Gregory Home provides hope and help to hundreds of homeless women in the greater Seattle area each year through our drop-in Day Center, Transitional Housing program and case management services. Elizabeth Gregory Home provides a welcoming and respectful refuge where homeless and at-risk women have access to compassionate care. Read More…

How

Elizabeth Gregory Home provides homeless women with transitional housing, a drop-in day center with a wide range of essential services, and individual care management. Read More…

You

YOU can make a difference in the lives of homeless women. Volunteers and individual donors are the heart of Elizabeth Gregory Home. Without volunteers we could not help nearly as many women or provide the range of services offered. There are many gratifying ways to get involved at EGH and help women break the cycle of homelessness. ReadMore…

Alexis' Story

Alexis Story largeAs a transgendered woman, Alexis' first experience being homeless was frightening and unpleasant. When she went to a shelter to spend the night, they demanded to see her ID. She refused since she hadn’t changed the letters on her ID from M (male) to F (female) and was afraid what the shelter might . . .

News

Events

Expansion Updates

MLK Day of Service at EGH

A team comprised of UW nursing and computer science students volunteered at EGH on the MLK Day of Caring on January 17. EGH received a $250 grant from United Way to purchase supplies for the deep clean/carpet shampooing the team provided to the EGH Day Center. Thank... read more

Homelessness Increases

The 35th annual One Night Count of homeless people in King County took place on Friday, January 23, 2015.  At least 3,772 men, women, and children were without shelter during the three hour street count. This is a 21% increase over last year.  Hundreds of volunteers... read more

2015 Annual Dinner – April 26

EGH’s Annual Dinner will be held on April 26 at 6:00pm at the Lake Union Cafe, 3119 Eastlake Ave. E..  This is our biggest event of the year and raises vital funds to support the work of EGH. Admission is free; however, advance reservations are required. To... read more

GiveBIG is Coming!

The Seattle Foundation’s annual online giving day – GiveBIG – will be held on Tuesday, May 5, 2015. This is a crucial fundraising event for EGH.  Watch this website and our Facebook page for more... read more
March Expansion Project Update

March Expansion Project Update

With showers, our day center will truly be a one-stop experience for homeless women to meet their essential needs. To date, we have reached the 50% mark ($115,000 of the $230,000 total cost) for adding two accessible showers, an accessible sink and toilet, and... read more

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