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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Brighter Futures Breakfast Huge Success Because of You!

You did it! You gave over $200,000 to empower survivors of homelessness and abuse!

Thank you to everyone who attended the Brighter Futures Breakfast and for your incredible, collective generosity. Your support helps ensure that Doorways is there for as long as the need continues to be high and wait lists exist for our services. The event, which was sponsored by AvalonBay Communities, Clark Construction, The Keri Shull Team, Orange Line Living, Shooshan Company and more, brought together over 300 people, including local business and community leaders, government officials, civic associations, faith groups and generous individuals. And with the exponential need for help Doorways experienced just last year alone, this community’s support is critical more than ever:

Missed the event but still want to contribute? You can still donate today by clicking here or contacting Kristina Dugan Murray at KDugan@DoorwaysVA.org.


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

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October 2015
Domestic Violence Awareness Month

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November 5
Keller Williams Arlington Community Total Support (KW ACTS) 8th Annual Bridging the Gap Gala

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November 27
10th Annual Arlington Turkey Trot

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