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Welcome to Arcata House Partnership


Arcata House Partnership is a community-based nonprofit organization created in 1991 as a partnership between local faith based organizations, the City of Arcata and residents of the area who believed that ending homelessness was the responsibility of everyone in the community.

Wish List April 2016

  • matching set of 30 dinnner plates
  • 3 large tables (30x72)
  • matching set of utensils for 30
  • cloth table clothes (30x72)
  • set of 10 tall drinking glasses
  • bed pillows 


We operate four programs:

Family Shelter Program

Arcata House operates three transitional houses where families and individuals live while they save money and overcome the challenges that led to their being homeless. Learn More→

Adult Shelter:

is a shelter facility for single adults without children. The shelter offers case management services, separate dorms for men and women, a full kitchen and laundry facilities. Learn More→

Apartments First

A permanent supportive housing program for people who are chronically homeless and disabled. Clients are helped to located an appropriate unit and negotiate a lease with a landlord. Learn More→

Food Security Through CalFresh:

Arcata House Partnership works with CalFresh to add food security to our mission. Learn More→

Mission Statement

The Mission of Arcata House Partnership is to provide a program of assistance to support families and individuals building a more stable life, to educate the community about housing issues and advocate on behalf of homeless people.