Looking For A New Role?

We Are Hiring!
Our Social Services Specialist position is open.
Click here to view details about the position.


We've Started a Blog

Read our blog to meet clients, hear their 
stories and learn about our programs.

Click here to view our latest blog

Stocking the Shelves

Looking for an easy way to help?
Donate something from our Wish List!

Please call 502-587-5080 to arrange a drop-off time. 

Items can also be purchased via our AmazonSmile and shipped
directly to our office at:

607 East St. Catherine Street,
Louisville, KY 40203 

Thank you!

House of Ruth

A Louisville HIV/Aids Community Resource

House of Ruth provides housing and support services for people with HIV/AIDS and their families who are homeless, at risk of losing their homes, or need financial help.  We do this through a continuum of services:  emergency shelter, short and long-term housing, mental health counseling, advocacy for clients, and basic needs assistance to provide food, rent, utilities, public transportation, and back-to-school support.
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of residents who remained in our Short-term Housing Program for at least 9  months controlled their addiction.

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people became new House of Ruth clients are started receiving services in 2020.

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clients are served each month at our Food Pantry

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of residents exited to more stable housing from our Short-term Housing Program.

Unlocking Hope

Dominic is Making a Difference


Kudos to Dominic for finishing his peer support specialist training and securing a position at a local organization that serves homeless individuals. Dominic will be able to use his experiences to help his peers overcome their challenges and thrive like he is.

Kevin Has a New Lease on Life


Help us congratulate Kevin. He was accepted on the kidney transplant list after 10 years of dialysis. Safe, affordable housing provided the stability Kevin needed to make the lifestyles changes that are necessary to be an organ recipient.


House of Ruth
607 E St Catherine St
Louisville, KY 40203