1. Prevention of homelessness by filling in the gap where there is a lack of resources to help the independent Serious Mentally Ill (SMI) stay afloat during a temporary setback.
2. Support the chronically homeless with basic living necessities through our Volunteen Outreach Mission.
3. Create sustainable, affordable housing based on the City of Austin's Community First Village which includes wraparound services that encourages long-term success.
Re-frame mental health by minimizing the stigma that creates barriers to housing and employment
Instill a sense of philanthropy into students and surrounding communities with our homeless outreach program
We are committed to the belief each human being is more than simply the episodes of his or her life, although for some, mental illness can prevent that truth from being clearly seen or experienced. To serve those who are without resources to help themselves live the fullness of their human dignity, their God-given right, is the purpose of DSquared. We take seriously this proverbial wisdom…
"Do not withhold good from those to whom it is due, when it is in your power to act" (Pro 3.27)
Housing isn't just about a house, it's a path to recovery, safety and security. It’s a place where they can rediscover hope, renew their purpose and restore their dignity.