Homelessness in Colorado Springs
A single mom with two kids needs to make $57,000 annually to be self-sufficient in Colorado Springs. But, income for single moms is under $30,000 a year.
One child in every public school classroom experiences homelessness each year.
1 in 4 renters pay more than half their income on rent.
Care for one family costs $36,000 annually at Mary’s Home. This is 80% less than the average cost of care the city/public services spend to provide for people who are homeless. Your involvement is making a lifelong impact on the women we serve every day.