Lydia Place is a nonprofit, community-based agency serving homeless families since 1989. Lydia Place is an active participant in our community’s effort to end homelessness in Whatcom County.

What we do

  • Emergency, transitional and permanent supportive housing
  • Housing case management
  • Parenting support
  • Lifeskills and Family Connection classes
  • Behavioral health counseling
  • Community resource referrals
  • Education and advocacy about the faces and causes of homelessness.

New at Lydia Place

Adopt a Family

Now here!

It’s time for the 20th Annual Adopt a Family program!
In partnership with KAFE Radio, this program brings gifts (and smiles!) to over 100 Lydia Place families with children. For many of our families, this is their first holiday season in their own home. Thank you for joining us and making this a fun, happy, and safe season!

Click the button below to see all available families, read their stories, and adopt a family!

Hearts for Housing

Saturday, February 10th, 2018

You’re invited to the premiere Valentine event of the season, The Lydia Place Hearts For Housing Gala and Auction – LOVE BOAT EDITION!

Join us as we set sail (figuratively) on a night filled with fabulous cocktail hour reception featuring The Hearts For Housing red carpet photo experience, silent auction, music from GMB Entertainment, games, and an exclusive Valentine chocolate bar. Reception followed by a delicious plated dinner, heart-felt program and romantically curated live auction.