Oasis is a private, not for profit, charitable corporation whose mission is to provide basic human needs to homeless and less fortunate in Portsmouth, Western Chesapeake, and Northern Suffolk.
The H.E.R. Shelter is a private, non-profit agency that provides a 24-hour emergency hotline where a trained advocate can assist individuals in need of information, referrals, or – when appropriate – can provide safe, emergency housing for a woman and her children.
The Coalition Against Poverty in Suffolk (CAPS) is a network of churches and organizations working together for poverty alleviation and community development. By sharing resources, information and support, we bring synergism to our efforts for the development of our city.