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​​​​​​​​​​​​Ruth's Place 8th Annual 
Walk for Hope
October 4th, 2015
 
THIS YEAR WILL BE EVEN BIGGER!

Ruth's Place is always in need of help to continue its mission,

from volunteers to sponsors and community advocates. 

Click on the links above to learn more!


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ABOUT RUTH'S PLACE​

Ruth’s Place, a program of Volunteers of America of Pennsylvania, is dedicated to providing shelter and case management services for women experiencing homelessness while honoring the dignity of each guest.  Using evidence-based practices, the program provides safe, temporary and short-term emergency shelter for women experiencing homelessness in Luzerne County; coordinates and collaborates with other service providers and volunteers to assure the provision of services that address their basic physical, financial, health and spiritual needs; and assists sheltered guests to form and follow a permanent housing plan to quickly achieve stable, long term housing.  Ruth’s Place is a faith-based program founded by the Methodist Urban Ministry in 2003.  It operated as Ruth’s Place: House of Hope, Inc. from 2008 to 2013. In July of 2013 Ruth's Place merged with Volunteers of America of Pennsylvania.​​​​​​