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Our families need your support this holiday season!

We are excited to announce our 2018 Adopt-a-Family program. Our goal this year is to match each of our clients available for adoption with an individual, family, or business. By purchasing a gift, you are not only making the holidays special for our clients, you are helping them use scarce family income to access other […]

Our rebrand is part of a larger story…

Founded in 1972, Sacramento Area Emergency Housing Center (SAEHC) DBA Next Move (Next Move) is a powerful force in moving people experiencing homelessness to higher levels of self-sufficiency through housing. Our mission is to assist families with children and individuals toward self-reliance. Today, Next Move is a growing, multifaceted and mission-driven organization that houses over […]

Give this Summer: Help families at the shelter

Dear Friend of Next Move, Last year we housed over 350 people in our Family Shelter. Many of whom have stories like Tracy—a single mother, overcoming an abusive relationship that left her homeless with two young children and one on the way. Seeking safety at Next Move has given Tracy not just shelter but, more […]

Growing our Community Garden

This year we’re growing our Community Garden at the Family Shelter. Thanks to Yisrael Family Farms, we’ve been able to start an important project that we’ve been excited about for the past two years! The Community Garden isn’t just helping us feed our guests at the shelter – it’s also giving them hands on experience […]

Big Day of Giving Kick-Off Party

Kick-off Big Day of Giving with Next Move to learn about all of the great things we are doing in Sacramento. Join us in impacting the community together by supporting the programs and services of Francis House Center, a program of Next Move Sacramento. This is a free event, and we will be providing light snacks […]

Big Day of Giving

Save the Date! Join the region’s largest one-day fundraising effort. Our goal is big – $25,000! And we can get there with your help. Together, we can help people find their forever home and end homelessness in Sacramento.

Nursing Students Provide Services at Francis House

Recently, nursing students from the University of San Francisco partnered with us for eight weeks to provide one-on-one health promotion and education to the clients at Francis House. While here, they provided blood pressure checks, skin disorder treatment, vision and injury assessments, diabetes and nutrition education, and connecting our clients to health care in the […]

Season of Giving

The holidays are always a time of year when people from all walks of life take time to celebrate each other, their children, and better days to come.  The Christmas holiday is about people’s thoughts and hearts surrendering to the season of giving.  Sharing without looking for anything in return is the Christmas spirit.  It […]

Success Story

Holly has been in our program going on two years now and has drastically changed her life during that time. Since beginning the program, Holly has been determined to get herself financially stable by managing her Social Security and applying for the new Goodwill Store in Citrus Heights. Holly’s son, Braiden has been diagnosed with Autism, along […]

Nineteen Families Still Need Adoption for the Holidays

The holiday season is in full swing. We are just days away from Christmas morning and the joy of watching our children open gifts. Unfortunately, some of our Next Move families will not share that same experience. We have 19 families that would benefit from your “adoption” this Christmas. Our families range from single moms […]