Areas of Ministry
This is the full program outlined below. This is the most common program for incoming clients.
All self-sufficiency residents are responsible for their own success, sustainable income, and permanent housing acquisition.
Winter Warming Station
Individuals who do not qualify or are not ready to work the self-sufficiency program can use the warming station on nights that the temperatures fall below 32*.
They receive a blanket, mat, and hot meal and are allowed to sleep in a separate area of the shelter until morning.
This type of resident is given 1-5 nights to stay while locating and acquiring resources needed to move to their chosen destination.
This could include obtaining a bus ticket or other transportation or working with other agencies.
Participation in the Rapid Rehousing Program could speed up placement into permanent housing by an average of 30 days.
The primary goal is to stabilize a program participant as quickly as possible and provide wrap-around services after the family or individual