Helping Families
Help Themselves
a year.
numbering nearly
22% of all homeless people
in Orange County are children...
Anything is possible
           with Thomas House!
Giving hope, one child at the time.
Thomas House Saves Lives!
The OC Marathon has partnered with Thomas House Family Shelter to help support and empower families in need


A great way to help is by being part of one of our upcoming events!

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We rely on the support of corporate and foundation grants, and the generosity of people like YOU!

How you can help


For over 25 years Thomas House has demonstrated a proven model of success of transforming lives.

Read the stories of some of our families


The Red Table Restaurant at the Huntington Harbor Mall (16821 Algonquin St., Huntington Beach) has generously offered to host a fundraiser for Thomas House Family Shelter on Monday, July 11th. Please support Thomas House by dining at the Red Table Restaurant and 15% of the proceeds on that day will come back to us. We appreciate your support...and don't forget to share this post!
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An amazing group of girls just created this video to get more donations for our Back to School Drive. Great job OC Kids Giving Back! You rock! ... See MoreSee Less

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KUDOS to Orange County Peace Camp which is using the money they raised at Soka University's 16th Annual International Festival to send children from the Thomas House Family Shelter to attend Peace Camp this summer! ... See MoreSee Less

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Our Mission

To provide a safe, supportive environment and the resources necessary for homeless families with children to remain together while empowering them to become independent and self-sufficient.

Thomas House Kids and Families

Important News

30th Anniversary Celebration. Thomas House Autumn Reflections Gala includes an inspiring evening program accompanied by a three course dinner, live and silent auctions and the opportunity to fund the vital services provided for homeless families with children in Orange County. Theme: Painting a brighter future for families Date: Saturday, October 8th, 2016 Location: 7° [seven-degrees] Laguna Beach For more information about sponsorship, in-kind donations, or if you are interested in attending this event, please contact Natalie Julien, Executive Director at 714-554-0357 or

As we celebrate our 30th anniversary, we would like to give supporters the opportunity to connect more deeply with Thomas House and the families we serve. Thomas House understands the significance of seeing the impact that your support is providing. We have created the “We Are Thomas House” Community Sponsor Program opportunity to give you firsthand insight into the lives of our families from the day they move into the shelter until the day they graduate into a permanent home … read more