Referrals from Local Shelters

Helping families move from survival to stability

Maximizes Community Resources

Connecting families with other appropriate services

Broad, Community Collaboration

Bringing together government, congregations of faith, businesses and the United Way

Housing First Approach

Simply put, housing marks the end of a homeless episode

Intensive Case Management

Helping families address the unique issues that led to the homeless episode

catch: v; keep from falling

Charitable Assistance To Community’s Homeless (CATCH) helps families with children get back on their feet. By providing housing first, and then working with families to address their challenges, CATCH provides a new beginning which leads to self sufficiency in over 87% of participating families.

Founded in 2010, CATCH, Inc. brings together regional government, congregations of faith, local businesses, and other charitable organizations for one purpose: housing homeless families.

If you, your business, or faith community
would like to partner with CATCH, please contact us at , or call 246-8830.

CATCH Phrases

You gave us life back.


They (the kids) tore through the apartment jumping and smiling, planning where things would be in their room.


Government cannot fix homelessness. What it’s going to take is a community effort.

Ross Mason Regional Director, Idaho Department of Health & Welfare

What’s the role of government, what’s the role of business, what’s the role of religion? Instead of dividing us, CATCH brings us together.

Rabbi Dan Fink

Anyone who has ever tried to be helpful knows how hard it is to actually be helpful. CATCH is helpful to families, and we are privileged to be a part of it.

Pastor Mark Davis

We are impacting and changing people’s lives.

Mayor Garret Nancolas City of Caldwell

We were at the bottom, hopeless, and left with no options and CATCH reached out and lifted us up and showed us we can succeed.


CATCH ensures that the business community isn’t just throwing money at the problem but that we are a part of an organized effort to get at the core needs of these families.

Jim Tomlinson Founder, Tomlinson & Associates

CATCH is illustrative of the type of projects that are improving the lives of residents in cities and towns across the country.

Donald Borut Executive Director, National League of Cities
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