New initiative looks to help young adult homeless population in Bridgeport

The initiative, Hernan's Haven for Youth, is specifically geared for young adults who need a place to stay.

News 12 Staff

Nov 13, 2022, 6:34 PM

Updated 617 days ago

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There is a new initiative to combat homelessness in Bridgeport.
The initiative, Hernan's Haven for Youth, is specifically geared for young adults who need a place to stay.
Hernan's Haven was created by the Alpha Community Services YMCA.
The YMCA says the goal is to provide permanent supportive housing for 18- to 24-year-olds.
News 12 Connecticut is told caseworkers will help the young adults who stay there with college prep and employment.
There are 11 units in the building on Boston Avenue.


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