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Mission Statement

The mission of Project H.O.P.E. is to improve the health and well being of homeless persons and others i n need within the greater Camden, New Jersey area by providing primary, preventative, and related health services.

Description

Project H.O.P.E., Inc. serves the medical and social needs of the homeless population in Camden County, particularly Camden City. The City of Camden is the largest urban center in southern New Jersey, with a population of 78,675 residents, and is ranked as the most economically depressed city in New Jersey and one of the most economically depressed cities in the United States.

For the past thirteen years Project H.O.P.E. has fulfilled its mission by assisting more than 11,000 homeless persons in their journey to permanent housing and self-sufficiency. Project H.O.P.E. is unique in that it is the only provider of medical services specifically for the homeless in Camden County and one of five Federally Qualified Health Center (FQHC) homeless projects in New Jersey. In 2012, Project H.O.P.E. had a total of 8,073 encounters for 2,685 unduplicated homeless patients. The outreach team was responsible for 1,337 outreach contacts.

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http://www.projecthopecamden.org

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