is home to 110 homeless children every night.


It’s easy to overlook the homeless families in Missoula, but they are just as real as our most recognized sites.


It’s time we start seeing the problem … and offering our help just as visibly. That’s why YWCA Missoula and Missoula Interfaith Collaborative have joined together to begin working on a better solution for Missoula’s homeless families and survivors of domestic violence.


In our valley, beauty converges with culture to create a community unlike any, anywhere. But for some people, life in Missoula means impossible choices and crushing hardship. It means running from violence at home—and hiding the realities of homelessness at school or work. Watch this brief video to learn about the challenges faced by Missoula’s hidden homeless, and hear how YWCA Missoula and Missoula Interfaith Collaborative are partnering to See Them Home.



Underground parking garage nears completion

The concrete walls of the underground parking garage at The Meadowlark are now nearly finished. Construction of the elevator will begin soon, as will the supports for the first floor.

Homeless families face waiting lists for emergency housing

While it’s exciting to watch the construction progress on The Meadowlark, there are still families in Missoula today who don’t have a safe place to stay. This winter, the YWCA Emergency

Construction update on The Meadowlark: Fall 2019

Construction is moving along at the site of our new facility, 1800 South 3rd Street West. The existing building has been deconstructed (with all of the recyclable materials being re-purposed)