Get Involved


Friends of the Homeless is only able to serve the homeless in Tuscarawas County through the support of our community. Whether volunteering in the shelter on a weekly basis or bringing a monthly hot meal for our residents, these acts are what enable us to keep our doors open. There are many opportunities to get involved, that include:

  • Greeting Guests
  • Answering Phones
  • General Office Work
  • Organizational / Filing
  • Maintenance/Repair (Plumbing, Heating)
  • Meal Preparation
  • Life Skills / Motivation

Services Provided

by the Friends of the Homeless of Tuscarawas County

(*some services based on availability)


The mission of the Friends of the Homeless of Tuscarawas County is to assist families and individuals in a faith-based environment to achieve stability, sobriety and permanent housing.  We strive to provide them with the tools and services they need to find and retain employment and stable housing.  We do this through support and education, including many of the services listed here.