Gillespie Center & Hoskins’ Place

Single Men and Women’s Shelter, Westport

Gillespie Center is Home with Hope’s 15-bed emergency shelter for single men, located at 45 Jesup Rd., Westport.

Hoskins Place, located in the same building, is our 4-bed emergency shelter for single women. Both Gillespie Center and Hoskins Place typically operate at 100% capacity.

In both of these 24-hour facilities,Home with Hope provides professional, Masters-level social services and casework. Since October, 2014, applications for residence at the Gillespie Center are handled through a telephone call to 211. Please call 211 for more information, or Rob Lockhart, Program Director, Gillespie Center. 203-226-1661

Bacharach Community

Shelter for Single Mothers and Their Children, Westport

The Bacharach Community is made up of four homes located on Wassell Lane and the Post Road in Westport. This program provides emergency shelter for up to six families. The homeless mothers and their children who seek shelter at Bacharach are provided with safe emergency housing and professional Masters-level casework services.

Since October, 2014, applications for residence at the Bacharach Community, as with Gillespie and Hoskins, are handled through a telephone call to 211. Please call 211 for more information, or Paris Looney, Program Director, Bacharach Community. 203-222-9260.