Mission: Homeless outreach offering job placement, hygiene, educational programming, soup kitchen, medical clinic, veteran outreach, recovery support, counseling, mailing address and support groups.
Programs: Resource center/refuge:programming includes hygiene (showers,clothing bank) soup kitchen, telephone/message service, mail service, birth certificate acquisition, aoda recovery support, job support, housing resource lists,anger management, veterans outreach, access to psychiatric outreach, linkages to other agencies. Medical clinic:open to the larger community. This free service includes screening, diagnosis, referrals toother healthcare providers. Operates with all volunteer staff including supervised students providing medical students, student nurses etc. With hands on experience to help fulfill their academic requirements.
This facility serves in excess of 100 homeless men and wommen on a daily basis with food basics, hot showers, essential clothing. Most importantly they provide main-streaming by acquiring birth certificates, establishing State ID cards, training to obtaed high school equivalency certificates and finally job training. This facility is run super efficientlty with the guests heavily involved in administration of their own programs. The key person however is Sister MacCannon BRown.