We see the discrimination and challenges our clients face.
We respect their right to safe space and self-determination.
We offer a compassionate and caring environment to achieve personal growth.
Will you support us? Will you support them?
Everyone deserves a safe place to shower and have a meal.
Everyone deserves a safe place to sleep.
Everyone deserves a life free from violence.
Everyone deserves a community they can rely on.
With your help, HIPS provides that. With your continued support, we can keep doing it.
Please donate today!
You can also easily set up a Pink Membership recurring donation here and support our work throughout the year.Donate
HIPS offers comprehensive services designed to empower individuals on the streets to set and reach their goals towards healthy, happy, self-determined lives. This includes a full service drop in at our Center for Health and Achievement, syringe access, Hep C, HIV and wellness care at our walk-in clinic, and a full service day and overnight outreach program. HIPS makes over 8,000 contacts on the streets each year and serves an average of 950 clients per month. For an up to date list of the services we offer click here.
Our community needs HIPS, and HIPS needs you.
How your donations help:
$10 – 10 lunches for street-based clients
$25 – 25 fentanyl testing strips that go to people and communities affected by overdose.
$50 – one week of 24 hour crisis counseling via our national hotline
$100 – gas for a whole weekend of overnight outreach, bringing services to those who need it most
$250 – supports one week of community lunches and nutritional snacks for our drop-in center
$500 – supports a full night of outreach performed in your honor
If you have made an error in making your donation, we will honor your request for a refund made within 10 business days of your donation. To request a refund, call 202-232-8150. Refunds are returned using the original method of payment, except cash donations will be returned via check. If you made your donation by credit card, your refund will be credited to that same credit card.Donate