LONG TERM RENEWAL PROGRAM
The Renewal Program serves men & women who have chronic issues with homelessness including substance abuse and mental health issues regain a productive and meaningful life.
The program is designed to provide enrolled clients with educational advancement, spiritual growth opportunities and Job Skills Training in one of nine (9) departments: Food Service, Facilities Maintenance, Data Entry & Reception Services, General Construction & Carpentry/Cabinet Making, Facilities Management, Janitorial Services, Landscape Design & Maintenance, Laundry and Security Services.
In addition to job skills training, clients in the Long Term Renewal Program receive Substance Abuse rehabilitation counseling, anger management/coping skills, assistance with birth certificates, driver’s license reinstatement, and budget counseling including starting their own savings account, GED preparation, resume & job interview preparation, computer skills, job search & coaching, work readiness classes among other things. The savings account is critical to the client’s being able to move forward into society upon completion of the Program with available funds for rent and utilities and automobile purchase. Twice a year, successful completion of the Long Term Life Renewal program is recognized and celebrated with a formal Commencement Ceremony.