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who we are

Waypoint inspires thousands of people to move forward each year by:

  • Supporting over 800 individuals through Rapid Re-Housing and Homeless Prevention Programs to obtain permanent housing
  • Sheltering over 250 single women and families with children at the Madge Phillips Center Shelter
  • Empowering over 2,700 domestic violence victims/survivors through advocacy and support
  • Answering the Domestic Violence Resource & Support Line over 2,500 times
  • Providing high-quality child care to over 525 children (weekly average), over 30% of them are on financial assistance through the Department of Human Services or Waypoint’s Family Support Program

The above impact statistics are based on Fiscal Year 2018-2019 (July 1, 2018- June 30, 2019). See more statistics and learn about the many ways Waypoint is inspiring people to move forward here.

Our Programs

Waypoint offers the following programs:

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Housing & Homeless Services

A network of services including Madge Phillips Center Shelter, Centralized Intake, Coordinated Entry, Rapid Re-Housing, and Homeless Prevention which provide solutions to homelessness and finding affordable housing

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Domestic Violence Victim Services

Empowering victims and survivors through advocacy, safety planning, information, support groups, and a 24/7 Resource and Support Line and educating the community about domestic and dating violence

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KidsPoint Child Care Program

Providing high-quality education to over 500 children, ages 5 weeks through 12 years old, and offering a Family Support Program for families with needs, such as financial assistance, outside of the scope of the classroom

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Make a Difference

Get involved at Waypoint through the following ways:

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Become a Volunteer

Share your time to help move people forward.

Volunteer

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Make a Donation

Provide a monetary or in-kind donation to change a life.

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Attend an Event

Show your support by attending an event!

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Join 1911 Society

Membership ensures Waypoint's financial stablity.

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We're Here for you

For over 125 years, Waypoint has existed as a vital community resource for individuals in need.

Domestic Violence Resource & Support Line

800.208.0388 -or- 319.363.2093

Housing & Homeless Services

319.366.7999

KidsPoint Child Care

319.365.1636

Contact Waypoint

318 5th St SE
Cedar Rapids, IA 52401

319.365.1458