Our House, INC.
Rating: 5 stars 8 8 reviews
Children & Youth, Education
PO Box 1304 Decatur GA 30031 USA
Our House breaks the chains of homelessness by providing quality early childhood education and comprehensive support services for families who are homeless.
90% of parents surveyed agreed that Our House programs and services served to significantly improve their situation. In this fiscal year alone, 58% of the parents who entered Our House unemployed became employed within 6 months. In FY 2012, 31% of parents enrolled in an employment training program; 77% made improvements in their housing stability. Of our 2011 CDA job training graduates, 67% obtained F/T employment and 25% obtained P/T employment within 6 months of graduating from the program. Our House is able to have impact in the lives of homeless families due to strong leadership, effective staff, quality programming, and long-term community support.
Homeless children (ages 6 wks. to 5 yrs.) and families living in shelters and/or transitional housing programs throughout Metro Atlanta.
Geographic areas served:
Early Childhood Education Program Family Advocacy Program Employment Readiness Program
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Our House delivers on a promise, and that is to help homeless families and children in need. The organization operates a top-tier Early Childhood Education program. And, Our House helps parents attain a more stable life through job training and a pathway to affordable permanent housing. This is truly a great nonprofit that knows its mission and brings it alive on it every day for people who need these services the most -- people without a home.
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