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…

Theresa's Story

Theresa
Theresa discovered the EGH Day Center while staying at the overnight shelter in University Lutheran Church.  She immediately pitched in and volunteered for cooking, cleaning and helping other clients. When we had an opening in our transitional housing program, she was a natural choice. Theresa always had a passion for cooking, yet her skills were not fully marketable in the workplace. While at EGH, Theresa applied and was accepted at Le Cordon Bleu College of Culinary Arts. EGH staff helped her get an Older Women’s League grant, which paid a portion of her tuition. Theresa graduated…

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

Thank You for Giving BIG for Homeless Women!

Thank You to everyone who supported homeless women with your gift to ELIZABETH GREGORY HOME through GiveBIG. Your gift will help build a full wellness center, including new showers, to help meet all essential needs for our women. Your contribution will help provide... read more

2015 Annual Dinner Success!

Thank you to everyone who attended EGH’s 2015 Annual Dinner and to the organizers and volunteers, donors and sponsors, and especially the women served by EGH who told their powerful stories. It was a moving and inspiring evening. Details and pictures... 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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