-New ‘Faces & Stories.’ Meet Rusty!

-This week, Haywood Street Companions, Robert and Dianne, worked with Amplified Media to help tell the story of how community is formed and shared at Respite. We can’t wait to share their video!



1. Click HERE for Haywood Street Congregation parking options.

2. Golfers needed for the third annual Golf for Awareness! CLICK HERE to learn more!

3. The Fall Hike with Wilderness Trail has been scheduled for October 5-8. Sign up sheet can be found on bulletin board in main lobby.

4. Please take the time to read this letter to our community. We are so grateful for the love and support that will guide us through the next few Downtown Welcome Table meals.


Make a gift to Haywood St.


In all of my travels across this nation, I have never see a place quite like the Haywood Street Respite. The diverse group of staff and volunteers are genuinely kind-hearted people. The compassion and empathy shown by these wonderful individuals truly express the goals and mission of the place I temporarily call home. They strive to provide us with a safe and comforting place to recover from our ailments. The help they provide, often going above and beyond, creates a restorative environment and a strong sense of belonging. These amazing souls have helped me and many others like me and for this I cannot thank you all enough.

– Joe

For more Faces & Stories from our Congregation, click here.