In our March newsletter, read an inspiring testimonials of a past client who recently started a nonprofit organiation. Plus read about the legislative testimonies our staff has provided to advocate for homelessness prevention and for improved wages for professional housing service providers! [ more ]
We Never Closed
During the peak of the coronavirus pandemic outbreak in March, while many services in the Milford community were shutting down, the Beth-El Center remained open to serve the community.
Read about Beth-El Center's nonstop efforts to provide food, housing and support services to those in need throughout the pandemic in a Hearst Media article.
In our Summer newsletter edition, read two testimonials of clients who stayed at our Center and have successfully moved on to permanent housing. Plus read Jenn Paradis' editorial about HUD's New Transgender Shelter Access Rule. [ more ]
Beth-El Center has created a strategic plan to develop a roadmap for organizational development over the next two to three years. The plan is intended to drive positive change while embracing continuity and to provide a sharper focus for alleviating homelessness and hunger in the Milford area. Read the full plan here: [ more ]
Gov. Malloy Announces that Connecticut is First State in America to End Chronic Veteran Homelessness
We are very excited to hear the most recent news shared by Governor Malloy and proud that Connecticut is the first state in the nation to have ended chronic homelessness among veterans. We are honored to serve the veterans who utilize our Emergency Shelter and Soup Kitchen services and we continue to support the veterans we serve by providing them, in partnership with Veterans Administration, the assistance and support necessary to attain permanent housing, employment and stability.
The Beth-El Center homeless shelter and soup kitchen in Milford has been awarded a $2,500 grant from the Norma F. Pfriem Foundation. The grant is for the specific benefit of the children living at the Center and will be used to purchase age appropriate birthday and holiday gifts for them. [ more ]
90 New Haven Avenue
Milford, CT 06460
The Beth-El Center's mission is to alleviate homelessness and hunger in the Milford area through shelter, support services, advocacy and community education in partnership with the faith-based community and public and private organizations.