Hope Communities’ mission is to strengthen communities and provide pathways to economic and personal opportunity through affordable housing, educational programs and support services.
Hope Communities programs and services are free, held on-site, and open to all. Affordable Housing Program: Hope Communities has 278 affordable units, housing more than 750 people in 2018 at four Denver properties. Resource Navigation/Adult Education: Individualized resource navigation focuses on access to community resources, benefits, financial literacy, career/personal skill development, and structured educational programs. Child/Youth Development: Classes and programs for youth include early childhood education and healthy parent-child relationship programs, kindergarten preparedness, and homework assistance. Health & Wellness: Hope provides residents and community members access to knowledge and skills to manage their health and wellness. This includes early childhood health education, dental/health/vision screenings, navigation of medical institutions, and other wellness events and clinics. Community-Building: Hope promotes neighborhood alliances, resident meetings/councils, a community garden, and community safety meetings. These programs are customized to address needs at each site.