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!


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


Happy #GivingTuesday, your support and donations are what help set Thomas House Family Shelter apart. We strive to empower our families to stay together, work hard, and assist the children to reach academic goals on a consistent basis.

To help Thomas House continue to empower homeless families in our community, please donate here:
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4 hours ago  ·  

Thank you Rise Up Foundation for supporting the families of Thomas House by hosting our Annual Thanksgiving Community Dinner. It was such a delight and gorgeous evening. If you are anyone you know would like to contribute towards our individual families meals they can do so at this link:

One $50 donation provides a full turkey dinner with all the fixings for an individual family. #ThanksgivingatThomasHouse #ThomasHouse #THFS
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1 week ago  ·  

Hi Thomas House Supporters! Thomas House needs holiday wrapping paper for our families. Please contact Shahana if you can help!

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2 weeks ago  ·  

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

Donate a car, boat, truck, RV, aircraft, yacht, snowmobile, Jet Ski, motorcycle, heavy construction equipment, or other property to Thomas House Family Shelter. It is fast, easy and hassle free! Action Donation Services services some of Americas finest charity chapters such as Special Olympics, Ronald McDonald Houses, and more — and there is absolutely no charge for pickup of accepted vehicles. If you’ve ever had the thought, “Maybe I should donate my car or used boat?” — You can quickly … read more

Thank you and congratulations to everyone who participated in Thomas House’s annual Autumn Reflections Gala- Soaring Beyond Homelessness. Thanks to our guests, committee members, volunteers, and staff, this years’ event was a roaring success. Guests were able to take tours of the iconic Lyon Air Museum, bid on silent and live auction items, participate in a wine pull, and dress up as their favorite Gatsby-era characters! We had a record number of guests and were able to make a net … read more