Over 400 men, women, and children are homeless in Evansville each year

Aurora has housed over 500 people suffering from homelessness

Our Mission

Creating solutions to prevent and striving to end chronic homelessness in our community.

How We Help

As a homeless service provider, we offer many programs to reach the homeless in our community as well as those at risk of becoming homeless. Our goals are to increase public awareness of homelessness and ensure everyone in our community has a place to call home.

Our Vision

We believe that everyone has value and needs a safe, decent affordable place to call home.

How You Can Help

Aurora’s Monthly Donors fund the organization’s programs and services. Without you, preventing and ending homelessness in our area would not be possible. Join Aurora’s mission today by becoming a Monthly Donor. Learn more about how you can help.

History

Founded in 1988, Aurora has impacted the community for over three decades.

Resources

We believe that actively collaborating with other community agencies, churches, schools, businesses, and more is important to making the end of homelessness a reality. We connect individuals to local housing, food pantries, financial assistance, and more.

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What's Current

🏠 Aurora's Housing First program quickly moves qualifying clients who are experiencing a housing crisis and have persistent mental illness or substance abuse issues into their own accommodation.
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💛 Housing First is greatly successful because it provides clients with the support of stability with ongoing case management!
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💛 Our Re-Entry Program helps former offenders re-enter society by transitioning them from incarceration to daily life in the community. Through this program, 91% of individuals exit to permanent housing! 👏
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☀️ One of our core values is Collaboration! We believe in working together, united in action, to create solutions to prevent homelessness. 🏠
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❤️ Today we are honoring the soldiers who sacrificed it all, and not forgetting the veterans without homes. We are thankful for their service this Memorial Day! 🇺🇸
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☀️"We believe that everyone has value and needs a safe, decent, affordable place to call home." 💛This is who we are!
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Upcoming Event

Aurora’s Murder Mystery Dinner

September 21, 2018 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Who We Are

Aurora, Inc., a nonprofit organization in Evansville, IN, strives to prevent and end homelessness in the Evansville community. The Aurora team provides many services for those who are homeless or are at risk of being homeless in the community. Our services include a Homeless Outreach Team to provide shelter and supplies to the homeless in our area, a Re-Entry program to help anyone released from institutions successfully transition back into the community and off the streets, rental assistance for those with disabilities, and much more.

Aurora impacts more than 1,600 individuals each year. This number includes children, men, women, veterans, the re-entry population, refugees, and individuals with disabilities.

Aurora is dedicated to connecting the homeless, near homeless, and those in crisis to resources in the community that can help. Our team strives to expand public awareness of homelessness and conduct research to be shared with city, state, and federal officials in order to prevent and end homelessness in our community.

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Fiscal agent for

Commission on Homelessness (COH)

Homelessness in Evansville, IN

Did you know that 450 men, women, and children are homeless on any given night in Evansville? 40% of the homeless in our community are women, and over 40% suffer from mental health issues. 

Download the latest Evansville & Vanderburgh County Homeless Facts & Figures.

Homeless in Evansville, IN

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