House Emergency Shelter for Women and Children provides shelter
for homeless women and children who have no other place to go.
For over 300 guests a year, Matt's House offers a safe, nurturing
environment while staff assists residents in finding housing,
employment, or transportation back to their families. The residents
receive an evening meal and a light breakfast in addition to a
safe place to sleep for the night.
House residents are offered self-esteem groups, parenting classes
and receive help in finding housing and employment.
can also take part in budgeting courses and computer workshops.
House was named for former Executive Director of Stewpot, Matt
at Matt's House can:
the shelter to receive donations on weekend days
the children on outings
for a couple of hours
dinner for the residents
you are interested in contributing financially to Matt's House,
you can mail or take your donation to:
1100 West Capitol Street
Jackson MS 39203
You may also contribute online! To make a contribution using your credit card or Paypal account, press this button: