Support Mothers In Need With a Donation This Mother's Day

No one grows up dreaming of a life with no place to call home, and no mother dreams of raising her children on the streets. Your donation this Mother’s Day will help empower a mother who has found herself homeless, just as your mother empowered you.

Our Mission

We create sustainable change in the lives of our community’s most vulnerable families.

Celebrating 40 years of helping vulnerable families

Help us celebrate our 40th anniversary on March 7th by making a gift.
Make a one-time gift of $40 or join us on our campaign to get 40 new monthly donors

Watch Our Progress

We Are Renovating Our
Family Welcome Center

Parking Lot Update

Our parking lot is currently under construction. If you’re planning to stop by our office
please call ahead, if possible, and park on the side road to our facility, West Hiawatha Street.

Dawning Family Services incorporates programs and case management

to create a personalized plan for each family. The myriad services include:


Safe and secure shelter


Housing search programs


Prevention & diversion services


Rapid Re-Housing (RRH) assistance


Post-shelter support to ensure a family’s continued housing stability

Nearly Four Decades of Serving Families in Hillsborough County

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Corporate Partnerships

Our Success Stories

Read a testimonial from Emma who shares the story about her homelessness and that of her mother and sons, and the support Dawning Family Services provided to help her achieve housing stability.