Catching Up After Losing a Job

Catching Up After Losing a Job

Autumn was working hard as a single mom and wasn’t receiving child support. Unfortunately this summer, the contract on her job ran out, and she found herself unemployed. To make matters worse, she had difficulty finding a new job as she fell ill and was unable...
Turning Things Around

Turning Things Around

by Aleisha Wilhite, Community Case Manager Sandra came to GSH in desperate need of housing. She is a young single mother whose children receive limited social security disability income. She was unable to find a landlord who would accept her housing voucher....
GSH Celebrates Its 60th Unit

GSH Celebrates Its 60th Unit

On September 29, 2017, Good Shepherd Housing and Family Services, Inc. (GSH) acquired its 60th unit. This particular unit in Colchester Towne is a one-bedroom apartment designated for a senior citizen (62 years or older) or an individual with a disability. Each...
Team Work is Dream Work!

Team Work is Dream Work!

by Lesley Hatch, Vice President/COO GSH leases, as well as owns, housing units.  Unlike our owned units, leased units can be rented to families at any income level. Many of these families make enough to afford market rent, but they have poor credit or a past eviction...
Thanks for Helping GSH Score on Bingo!

Thanks for Helping GSH Score on Bingo!

Thank you to all of our guests and sponsors who joined us on September 30th for our first ever Family Bingo night. Thank you to the Mount Vernon Knights of Columbus for hosting us, and La Prima Catering for providing a great pasta dinner. With the community’s support,...
Great Weather Made for a Great Golf Outing

Great Weather Made for a Great Golf Outing

We want to thank all of our participants and sponsors for another fabulous golf outing. This year it was held at the Old Hickory Golf Club in Woodbridge, Virginia. The weather was perfect! A big thank you to La Prima Catering for sponsoring our boxed lunches. Thanks...