Permanent Supportive Housing is housing that chronically homeless men and women never have to leave. Of course, as they stabilize and learn to better manage their disabilities, they may choose to move off campus to other affordable housing. Living at First Fruit Ministries offers continual support and shared living with chances to volunteer, be part of a strong community, have help nearby if in crisis, and enjoy community with our on-campus residents.
Rapid Re-Housing quickly connects homeless families with short-term rental assistance.
5.11 House provides safe, stable housing and holistic support for victims of human trafficking (as defined by TVPA) in Wilmington, NC and the surrounding areas. 5.11 House is made up of 8 on-campus bedrooms for single women and 2 scattered-site locations for families, men, or participants in active addiction.
During a victim’s recovery, 5.11 House provides:
The application process begins by calling 910-794-9656 to pre-screen eligibility. If a participant meets eligibility criteria, application will be sent to Supportive Housing case managers for review. Both programs use the same application, but the eligibility requirements differ.
Eligibility requirements: priority will be given to victims of commercial sex or labor trafficking as defined by TVPA who have a clear desire to in achieve permanent housing and self-sufficiency.