Why get involved with Habitat? Read more Stories Read about Habitat's work in your community and around the world. After recovery, helping others rebuild Christopher shares the impact his Habitat home has made on his life, and how he hopes to help others and inspire them to reach out and accept the support of those around them too. Read more 5 qualities of a decent home While Habitat’s work might look a little different in each of the 70 countries where we have a presence — based on local needs, styles, climate and materials — the elements that make a home “decent” are universal. Read more Coming back home with help from Habitat After losing their Colorado home to the 2012 High Park fire, Candance and her family received a call from Fort Collins Habitat and learned their community would be helping the family come home. Read more Load more Subscribe to our monthly newsletter Get the latest stories, news and events, and volunteer opportunities from Habitat delivered to your inbox.