Women and Children’s
The Women and Children’s Program provides a confidential, safe, supportive, substance-free halfway house setting for women ages 18 and up, where they can achieve their individual goals of self-sufficiency and family goals of resiliency. Our facility is staffed 24 hours a day by compassionate and knowledgeable staff who endeavor to guide and support each resident in achieving their goals. Services are provided to women who may be pregnant, single, or with children. A mother can bring up to two children under the age of 10, census permitting.
Vocational/educational assessment and planning
Employment assessment and planning
Establishing independent living
Interpersonal growth skill
Issues addressed include:
Shame and guilt
Daily living skills
Life skills training
Nutritional and health education
Money management skills
Support for self-help group participation
Medical/dental/mental health referrals
Follow up aftercare supportive services
Special emphasis is made in the areas of family reunification and legal advocacy.