Host Recruitment Campaigns

Patient-families need Host-homes near Center City and throughout Greater Philadelphia, especially:

* With minimal stairs or an elevator (for patients or family members unable to do stairs)
* At a Snowbird home / In-law suite (for immune compromised patients requiring a private setting)
* With hosts who speak Mandarin (for children arriving from China for life-saving eye surgery)

 

Please help with any of the host-recruitment campaigns below by:

* becoming a host
* printing/ posting a flyer about the lodging need
* sharing text of the need on Facebook
* forwarding text of the need to any place of worship / other groups you are associated with.

Need for minimal-stair lodging

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HOSTS for HOSPITALS (HfH) is a nonprofit agency providing lodging and support at volunteer host-homes for $10/night/patient-family as a caring response to the housing needs of patients and their families who come to Greater Philadelphia for specialized medical care. Currently each night about 20 patient-families are receiving lodging at a host-home.

HfH has an ongoing need for host-homes with elevator or minimal-stair access, especially in or near Center City, but also within about a 45 minute drive to Center City.

Please be part of the collective, community effort to help these patient-families by becoming a host or helping spread word of this need.

Please call 484-380-2999,
email lodging@hostsforhospitals.org or go to www.hostsforhospitals.org.

Snowbird Home / In-Law Suite for Private Lodging

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HOSTS for HOSPITALS (HfH) is a nonprofit agency providing lodging and support at volunteer host-homes for $10/night/patient-family as a caring response to the housing needs of patients and their families who come to Greater Philadelphia for specialized medical care. Currently each night about 20 patient-families are receiving lodging at a host-home.
 
Need for private lodging for immune-compromised patients and their families. Homes especially needed for children being discharged from CHOP who must remain in the area for a period of time.
 
Please be part of the collective, community effort to help these patient-families by becoming a host or helping spread word of this need.
 
Please call 484-380-2999,
email lodging@hostsforhospitals.org or go to www.hostsforhospitals.org.

Hosts Who Speak Mandarin

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HOSTS for HOSPITALS (HfH) is a nonprofit agency providing lodging and support at volunteer host-homes for $10/night/patient-family as a caring response to the housing needs of patients and their families who come to Greater Philadelphia for specialized medical care. Currently each night about 20 patient-families are receiving lodging at a host-home.
 
Mandarin speaking hosts needed for families arriving from China with a child to receive life-saving eye surgery. Homes need to be within about 1 hour of Center City.
 
Please be part of the collective, community effort to help these patient-families by becoming a host or helping spread word of this need.
 
Please call 484-380-2999,
email lodging@hostsforhospitals.org or go to www.hostsforhospitals.org.

Need for lodging in vicinity of Center City / University City

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HOSTS for HOSPITALS (HfH) is a nonprofit agency providing lodging and support at volunteer host-homes for $10/night/patient-family as a caring response to the housing needs of patients and their families who come to Greater Philadelphia for specialized medical care.Currently each night about 20 patient-families are receiving lodging at a host-home.
 
HfH has an ongoing need for host-homes in the vicinity of Center City/ Univers ity City in association with patients receiving care at specialty hospitals such as Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Wills Eye Hospital, the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia and the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania.
 
Please be part of the collective, community effort to help these patient-families by becoming a host or helping spread word of this need.
 
Please call 484-380-2999,
email lodging@hostsforhospitals.org or go to www.hostsforhospitals.org

Places of Worship host-recruitment campaign

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HOSTS for HOSPITALS (HfH) is a nonprofit agency providing lodging and support at volunteer host-homes for $10/night/patient-family as a caring response to the housing needs of the ever-increasing number of patients and their families who come to Greater Philadelphia for specialized medical care.
 
On an ongoing basis HfH staff and hosts are available to make presentations at all Greater Philadelphia places of worship about the opportunity to host and/or spread word about the lodging needs of patient-families.
 
Currently each night about 20 patient-families are receiving lodging at a host-home. Many more host-homes are needed near Center City, throughout Greater Philadelphia, and especially a) for patients or support people unable or not allowed to do stairs, at homes with an elevator or minimal stairs, b) for children with compromised immune systems, at private ‘Snowbird home’ or ‘In-law suite’ settings and c) for families arriving from China with children to be receiving life-saving eye surgery, with hosts who speak Mandarin.
 
The members of our congregation are invited to be part of the collective, community effort to help such patient-families in need. For more information please contact HfH: 484-380-2999,
lodging@hostsforhospitals.org or go to www.hostsforhospitals.org.

Need for lodging with Spanish-speaking hosts

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HOSTS for HOSPITALS (HfH) is a nonprofit agency providing lodging and support at volunteer host-homes for $10/night/patient-family as a caring response to the housing needs of patients and their families who come to Greater
Philadelphia for specialized medical care.Currently each night about 20 patient-families are receiving lodging at a host-home.
 
HfH has an ongoing need for host-homes where a household member speaks Spanish, both within the vicinity of Center City and especially within a 30-45 minute drive of the Shriners Hospital located on N. Broad Street in Philadelphia.
 
Please be part of the collective, community effort to help these patient-families by becoming a host or helping spread word of this need.
 
Please call 484-380-2999,
email lodging@hostsforhospitals.org or go to www.hostsforhospitals.org.

Patient-families need host-homes throughout Greater Philadelphia

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HOSTS for HOSPITALS (HfH) is a nonprofit agency providing lodging and support at volunteer host-homes for $10/night/patient-family as a caring response to the housing needs of the ever-increasing number of patients and their families who come to Greater Philadelphia for specialized medical care.

On an ongoing basis HfH staff and hosts are available to make presentations at all Greater Philadelphia places of worship about the opportunity to host and/or spread word about the lodging needs of patient-families.

Currently each night about 20 patient-families are receiving lodging at a host-home. Many more host-homes are needed near Center City, throughout Greater Philadelphia, and especially a) for patients or support people unable or not allowed to do stairs, at homes with an elevator or minimal stairs, b) for children with compromised immune systems, at private ‘Snowbird home’ or ‘In-law suite’ settings and c) for families arriving from China with children to be receiving life-saving eye surgery, with hosts who speak Mandarin.

Be part of the collective, community effort to help such patient-families in need. For more information please contact HfH: 484-380-2999, lodging@hostsforhospitals.org or go to www.hostsforhospitals.org.