Boston

We believe that everyone
deserves a shower

ShowerUp provides those experiencing homelessness in Boston, MA with mobile showers and personal hygiene necessities. Our mission is to build relationships, restore hope and dignity, and show the love of God with those in need by providing them with shower services and personal care. 

In 2021, homelessness in Boston reached a pivotal moment with the convergence of mental illness and substance use. The encampment on Massachusetts Ave and Melnea Cass Blvd was at the forefront of many discussions. 

  • The total number of families experiencing homelessness increased by 8.7%
    • 1,190 families were homeless in 2019 to 1,294 families in 2020
  • The total number of homeless persons rose by 6.8%
    • 3,766 persons in 2019 to 4,021 persons in 2020

For the most up-to-date info, please follow us on social media. We provide these services to neighbors surrounding Boston, MA as well.

We aren't here to make dirty people clean...
we are here to give hopeless people HOPE!

Volunteers are welcome to join us!
Please observe coronavirus prevention best-practices.
We recommend... Social Distancing, Mask Use, ,Hand Sanitizer

Volunteer opportunities are available for EVERYONE…even if you have never done anything like this before!

  • You
  • Your Family
  • Small Group
  • Church
  • Company
  • Community Organization
  • Everyone!

To find out about upcoming events, be sure to check out our Volunteer Sign Up Page.