Blog

09
Jan

Find A Match To Share Your Home

Read a couple’s profile of their initial home-share experience, and learn about available Provider-Seeker options. HomeSharing Inc.’s Executive Director Lisa Blum speaks of the matching process from the non-profit perspective. Click  “READ MORE >”  below to read the article. ___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________   Find a Match to Share Your Home Consider this alternative to senior housing or

05
Jan

IN THE NEWS: Struggling New Jersey Non-Profits

New Jersey non-profits are struggling and HomeSharing is no exception. Federal, state and local governments provide the majority of funding for state non-profits. Additional funding comes from the private sector, mostly individual donors. The rest comes from corporations and private foundations. There has been a trend in New Jersey to reduce government funding for “nonessential”

05
Jan

HomeSharing Logo Receives Registered Trademark

After 33 years of providing service, HomeSharing has received a Registered Trademark for its logo, which includes the HomeSharing name. HomeSharing provides much technical assistance to other agencies wanting to start a shared housing program. The trademark will prevent these entities from using our logo/name in their programs, which is especially important should these agencies

05
Jan

HomeSharing Welcomes a New Staff Member

Claudia Yurecko, M.A. joined the HomeSharing staff in January 2017, as the Program Coor-dinator for Somerset, Hunterdon, Morris and Union Counties. She is replacing Noa Margo-lin, who is moving out of state. Claudia comes to HomeSharing with a wealth of experience in “matchmaking”. For more than 30 years, she served as the Director of Project

05
Jan

HomeSharing on CNN

Meet Olinda and Jeannette of HomeSharing’s longest Provider-Seeker match for a glimpse of their daily life and deep friendship.  Renee Drell, Former HomeSharing Executive Director, also provides further advantages of home sharing. Click “READ MORE >” below first, then  Play (►)  to view video. (NOTE:  The video below will be played by YouTube, an external website.)