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

4 weeks ago

Aurora Evansville
Please note that "HRC in the Community" will be at Aurora Evansville on Wednesdays in the month of September from 4:00-6:00.#WeAreAurora💙#CommunityRelations#EndDiscrimination#EndHomelessnessThe Evansville-Vanderburgh County Human Relations Commission is excited to launch this new community outreach initiative: HRC in the Community.During the months of August and September, HRC staff will be at locations throughout Evansville to better serve the community and provide access to the HRC’s complaint filing services.Please spread the word as we try to make our services even more accessible to the community and help promote equality throughout our city and county. ... See MoreSee Less
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4 weeks ago

Aurora Evansville
Free testing and vaccinations this Friday and Saturday at the CK Newsome Center conducted by the Vanderburgh County Health Department.#besafe#MaskUp#getvaxxed#EndHomelessness#WeAreAurorađź’™The Indiana Department of Health, Vanderburgh County Health Department and City of Evansville will be conducting a COVID testing clinic this Friday and Saturday at CK Newsome Center.Testing will take place from noon to 8 p.m. each day. Pfizer and Johnson & Johnson vaccines will be offered to any individual over the age of 16. Testing and vaccinations will be free to the public.The IDOH strike team will be able to test 300 individuals each day. ... See MoreSee Less
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4 weeks ago

Aurora Evansville
đź—Ł DONATIONS NEEDED!!!We are running extremely low on the following. Please help us stock up on these much needed items and help those folks that need it the most. #WeAreAurorađź’™#donationsneeded#thankyou ... See MoreSee Less
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1 month ago

Aurora Evansville
Almost tee time for the annual Aurora Evansville IBEW Local 16 Golf Scramble! #WeAreAurorađź’™#ibewlocal16#golfscramble#givingback#teetme#EndHomelessness ... See MoreSee Less
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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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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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