Building Community.
Developing Skills.
Enriching Lives.

ECS is continuously humbled by the amazing support of our volunteers and donors. As a small gesture of our appreciation, we made a little video to say thanks.

ENDING HOMELESSNESS BEGINS BY GIVING SOMEONE A HOME

Episcopal Community Services (ECS) has provided essential services to homeless San Franciscans since 1982, utilizing a holistic approach that addresses the multiple causes leading to homelessness. We serve more than 7,000 people a year, guided by our mission to help homeless and very low-income people every day and every night obtain the housing, jobs, shelter, and essential services each person needs to prevent and end homelessness.

LIVED EXPERIENCES OF HOMELESSNESS

Elizabeth

with a new home and a fresh start

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Matthew

lives his dream of being a chef

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Susan

receives the education she hoped for

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STAY IN THE LOOP

Read Our Stories

ECS Supportive Housing Seen as Model for Innovation in Reducing Homelessness

February 3, 2022

Timothy Isaiah experienced homelessness for over 30 years before moving into his new home at 833 Bryant St in November 2021. Timothy is one of…

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One Way to Get People Off the Streets: Buy Hotels

May 6, 2021

For homeless people, a place to live is life changing to a degree that almost no other intervention can provide. SAN FRANCISCO — The inside…

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San Francisco Interfaith Winter Shelter Returns for Its 31st Year

November 19, 2019

The low temperatures and wet weather of San Francisco’s winter months are dangerous for people experiencing homelessness, and particularly those who are unsheltered and vulnerable…

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ECS Focuses on Healthy Aging

October 2, 2019

ECS has long been one of San Francisco’s leading providers of interim and supportive housing and other services for seniors who are low-income and/or homeless…

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YEARS OF SERVICE

ECS has been providing essential services to homeless San Franciscans since 1982, but our history begins much earlier.

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