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Project Understanding is a faith-based agency founded and established on the principles and ideals of Judaism and Christianity whose mission is two-fold: To do justice by serving the poor, hungry and oppressed with compassion and mercy, and to provide avenues for those who wish to serve others.
Services we provide:
Transition house - a 2 year program where families are supported with the the assistance of a case manager and mentoring family to help with job and life skills (all facets of their life). It is a launching pad to elevate them to the next level upon completion of program.
Counseling services/information repository - We do a needs assessment and streamline the search process for our clients by connecting them with services in the area that meet the needs and challenges they currently face.
Emergency Pantry - Currently open 3 days a week to anyone with a picture I.D. We offer both perishable and non perishable items.
S.H.O.R.E. - (Supportive Housing in a Residential Environment) A brand new facility where previously unhoused families live for two years with the assistance of a case manager.
Tutoring - 6 tutoring sites that provide FREE tutoring to elementary students by volunteers.
Homeless Services Center - Offers a place for showers, laundry, mail pick up, community, support and respect.