Basic Needs

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House of Neighborly Service (HNS) provides:

  • Food baskets-a week’s supply of groceries based on family size, up to two times a month
  • Prescription assistance
  • Clothing-clean clothing and shoes, bedding, small household items
  • Utility assistance
  • Gas vouchers and bus tokens for confirmable medical or job related appointments
  • Holiday programs
  • Education: Financial, Parenting, Homework Help
  • Shelter PROGRAMS
  • Advocacy, navigation assistance
  • Children and Youth Programs
  • Children’s Speech and Reading assistance
  • Rental assistance
  • Family and individual counseling
  • Medical assistance
  • Senior services

Tracking Progress

Life Center partners collect evidence based data to support our work. We track client progress, and guide them along their path. We use multiple assessment tools to determine their level of satisfaction. On an average, 90% of clients report t their immediate needs had been met by visiting the Life Center. More than 60% of our clients maintained or improved their living situation on a long-term basis.

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