Families are the fastest growing segment of the homeless population.

50% of the homeless in Arlington are families.

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Doorways for Women and Families believes that everyone deserves a safe home and the opportunity for a quality life.

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Together, we can prevent violence, end homelessness, and build brighter futures for thousands of families.

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Doorways’ Brighter Futures Breakfast -  September 25th

On Friday, September 25th, Doorways will host its 6th Annual Brighter Futures Breakfast. The Breakfast highlights more than 37 years of progressive programs and services that have helped thousands of women and families build safe, stable and empowered lives.  Last year’s breakfast was an event to remember, and we could have not have asked for a more generous, compassionate audience. We hope you will join us this year to celebrate Doorways and all of our clients’ incredible achievements.


Doorways President and CEO Caroline Jones Wins 2015 Brava Award Click here to learn more.

Arlington: Family Homelessness: Still a Major Problem. Decrease in numbers of homeless on the streets does not mean families are all housed. Click here to learn more.

Doorways Announces our expansion to provide emergency support services to survivors of sexual assault. Read our Press Release

Click here to access Doorways’ 2014 Annual Report!

For more information, please call 703-504-9400.

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News & Events

August 13
Brighter Futures Tour - Thursday, August 13th,  6:30pm - 7:30pm

What does it take for Doorways to help over 2,000 people in Arlington? Join us and find out.

September 25
Brighter Futures Breakfast, September 25th from 8am -9am

Join us to help women, men and children survive crisis and achieve bright futures!

October 24
Howl-O-Ween Dog Walk for the Homeless

Stay tuned for ticket and entry information!

October 2015
Domestic Violence Awareness Month

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