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HELP END veteran homelessness

Welcome Home works to honor Veterans and restore lives.

We provide transitional and emergency shelter, rapid re-housing, employment assistance, and supportive services to at-risk and homeless Veterans.​

OUR VISION

To end Veteran homelessness.

OUR MISSION

Welcome Home works to honor Veterans and restore lives.

If you, or someone you know, are homeless, or in danger of becoming homeless, please contact our office at 573-443-8001 
to schedule an interview or contact us.

Did You Know?

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1/2

of homeless Veterans have mental or physical disabilities

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500+

homeless Veterans in the state of Missouri

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350+

Veterans and their families served by Welcome Home in 2018

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90 Days

the average time enrolled before transitioning into independent housing

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35k+

meals served to Veterans and their family members per year

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Zero

number of Veterans we believe should be without a proper welcome home

Nicholas’ Story

“Just knowing I had a roof over my head because of Welcome Home and lived among other Veterans, that was a weight lifted off me … I wouldn’t be where I’m at today without Welcome Home.”

When he returned home after four years in the U.S. Marine Corps, Nicholas found himself alone and eventually homeless. He believed he put himself in this hole, but was determined to fight his way out. Welcome Home simply provided the support, tools and resources to empower him. 

Nicholas Bonds
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Don’t Leave
Our Veterans
Behind

On the battlefield this is the code. Unfortunately, some service members have a difficult time transitioning back into civilian life, many carrying scars of combat—some physical, some mental.

Welcome Home is taking action to reduce Veteran homelessness by being more than just a shelter. We provide supportive services, tools and resources to improve overall quality of life of those who served.

Just as there’s a commitment to never leave the wounded on the battlefield, we commit to never leaving our Veterans on the streets.

Will you join us in the battle to end Veteran homelessness? 

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