Residential Shelter Operations

Our Shelter is located at an undisclosed location. The day-to-day operations of our shelter are crucial in meeting the basic daily needs and the safety and security of all clients.

The Logistics

Living Quarters for 30 Clients

  • Each room in the house is set up differently to house mother and babies, mother and children and single women. There are four bathrooms in the house. There is a kitchen for cooking daily meals.

Support Services

  • Group and Individual Counseling Services
  • Support Groups
  • Transportation
  • Food/Clothing/Basic Necessities

Case Management, Career and Advocacy Services

  • Assistance with safety planning, goal setting, and referrals to additional community services
  • Housing advocacy and legal assistance and referral services provided during individual appointments and weekly informative meetings
  • Career Counselor provides assistance with skills assessment, career planning, financial assistance for education and training, life skills training, and obtaining proper attire for interviews and employment uniforms
  • Assistance with legal advocacy through orders of protection

Children and Youth Services

  • Arrangements for GISD schooling
  • Children’s Enrichment Programs- after school activities, field trips and events are organized for children of all ages.

Additional Amenities

  • Family style dining room where women and children eat three nutritious meals each day
  • Women’s and Children’s Libraries
  • Gazebo Courtyard Garden
  • Children’s Outdoor Play Area
  • Meditation Garden
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