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Let’s Build a Better Future

In 2016, Beach House and FOCUS joined forces to become Leading Families Home. Collectively, our team has helped households transition from homelessness to permanent housing since 1921.

Discover Our Mission

Impacting the Toledo Area Community

Supporting Independence through Rapid Rehousing, Education, & Employment

In 2017, we anticipate providing life-changing services to more than 300 households (over 1000 individuals), 10 households of which will be veteran families. Based on historical data, over 50% of the individuals we serve will be children.


Adults will Earn Income through Employment


50% Of Those We Serve Will Be Children


Families will Remain Stable & Housed

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Get Involved & Join Our Family

Leading Families Home is a 501(c)3 charity based in Toledo, Ohio. We serve individuals and families experiencing homelessness – and we can’t do it without you.

There are many ways you can get involved and impact the Toledo area!

Find Emergency Shelter Now

For Emergency Shelter, Please Call 211

Call 211

Call 2-1-1 or 1-800-650-HELP to find the help you need. Speak with a real person 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. This is a free, anonymous, and confidential service for Toledo Area residents. All potential shelter residents must call 211 to gain entrance into a Toledo Area shelter.

You can also visit Greater Toledo 211 online at 211 Toledo/Lucas County.

Beach House Family Shelter

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“They are friendly and helpful. We learned to budget and shop. There really is help out there.”

Kathy, Former Resident

Emergency Family Shelter | Find Emergency Shelter in the Toledo Area Now: Call 2-1-1 or 1-800-650-HELP