We are praising God here at LEAP for the new beginning of Welcome Housing. Our first guests moved into the apartment on December 13th and seem to be comfortable in the space. This family had been in a hotel for […]
First blog post of many to come! It’s difficult to communicate the mystery and encouragement I feel in seeing such support come together for the sake of serving new refugees through Welcome Housing. And amazement in the timing of God. […]
WHAT WE DO
Welcome HousingProviding a refuge for refugees amidst resettlement.
Resident ServicesDelivering hope to residents of affordable housing through meaningful support services.
Local PartnershipsCollaborations with local organization with shared purposes.
Because of the affordable housing shortage in Boise, and the tight rental market, approximately 70% of newly arrived refugees get “stuck” in extended-stay hotels for up to 4 to 6 weeks. This is expensive and can make for a difficult transition.
Welcome Housing can provide a “soft landing” for Boise’s newest residents through hosted transitional housing at half the cost of hotels.