/Tag: homelessness

Carriage House Gives Clients Tools to Succeed

2019-09-30T12:15:53-04:00September 25th, 2019|Categories: Blog, HACBeat, News|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Carriage House Case Manager Eileen McDonald (left) and Facility Director Mindy Caron. Six years ago, Eileen McDonald was hired as a case manager at Carriage House in North Falmouth, after serving as a volunteer. Coming from a 30-year [...]

Celebrating Carriage House’s 30th Anniversary

2019-09-05T11:41:15-04:00September 5th, 2019|Categories: Blog, HACBeat, News|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

Dorothy Battles had driven by the historic property on Old Main Road in North Falmouth, countless times. She often told her husband Kenneth, the former co-owner of the Sea Crest Beach Hotel, it was her dream home so much so [...]

Walk for Hope Prevents Homelessness on Cape Cod

2019-09-30T11:53:35-04:00August 5th, 2019|Categories: Blog, HACBeat, News|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

An Angel House shelter client cuts the ribbon to start the Hyannis Walk for Hope. At the beginning of June, Housing Assistance brought its Walk for Hope to Hyannis and Falmouth. With nearly 60 participants, the two walks [...]

From Homelessness to Hope to Housing

2019-03-11T15:10:43-04:00April 17th, 2018|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

Moriya Smith with Labouré College President Maureen Smith at her graduation last May. Moriya is now studying for her bachelor’s degree.  Almost 20 years ago, when Moriya Smith was only a teenager, she became homeless, fending not only for herself, but her [...]

HAC Supports Homeless During Arctic Blast

2019-03-11T15:11:52-04:00February 8th, 2018|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Homeless Outreach Specialist Derick Bussiere was one of four HAC staffers to assist the region’s homeless during last month’s stretch of frigid temperatures.  The start of the new year brought with it one of the longest stretches of sub-freezing weather [...]

Donor Spotlight: Paul Hebert

2019-03-11T15:11:53-04:00January 26th, 2018|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Matt Pitta (left), co-host of last month’s Shelter Cape Cod Telethon, interviews longtime HAC supporter Paul Hebert about the region’s housing issues.  When Paul and Carolyn Hebert arrived on Cape Cod in 1981 with their three daughters Aimee, Mary and [...]

HAC’s Homeless Outreach Program Celebrates One-Year Anniversary

2019-03-11T15:15:11-04:00June 9th, 2017|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , |

Derick Bussiere, a former housing search specialist at the NOAH Shelter, has served as HAC’s homeless outreach specialist since last June. Bussiere started working at HAC in April 2014.  No great deed has ever been accomplished alone. It’s a fact [...]

Editorial: Working with our Legislators to Tackle the Cape’s Housing Challenges

2019-03-11T15:15:19-04:00May 16th, 2017|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , |

State Senator Julian Cyr (second from left) with HAC CEO Alisa Galazzi (from left), Director of Leased Housing Cindi Maule, Director of Family and Individual Services Cassi Danzl and Chief Operating Officer Walter Phinney.  I have been spending my first [...]

Cassi Danzl Leads Family and Individual Services

2019-03-11T15:15:59-04:00March 13th, 2017|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Cassi Danzl joined HAC in January. She oversees the agency’s Family and Individual Services Department which includes housing search, homelessness prevention, HAC’s financial literacy workshops and homeless outreach efforts throughout Cape Cod.  One of the first things visitors to Cassi [...]