Need more information now? Call the Family Development Specialist at 402-806-8275.
With Families in Residence with Support in Transition – FIRST, homeless families engage in the family development process to achieve self-sufficiency and permanent housing. Transitional housing is provided in scattered site rental units.
Homeless families, or parents, with children who are usually under the age of 35. Some families have children removed from home, but have a court-ordered reunification plan in place.
Our team understands the needs of our community, we have services you might need, and we partner with organizations who can offer additional help.
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Located in Crete, Nebraska – Saline Co., Blue River Family Center is a daycare center for families who are looking for childcare during the week Monday – Friday for children and infants ages six-weeks to 12 years of age.
This is a free home-based program in which family advocates provide a weekly home visit and offer comprehensive services.
Individuals and families who are homeless or at imminent risk of homelessness. We offer rapid rehousing for homeless families and homeless prevention for those at risk.
We distribute donated perishable and non-perishable food, household items, and paper products, distributed to families and individuals in emergency situations. Several centers receive donations of USDA food from the Lincoln Food Bank.
We move individuals and families from homelessness toward stable housing opportunities using the Housing First Model. Several separate homeless programs may be available, depending on funding and consumer demographics.
Head Start provides free comprehensive early childhood education services in a classroom setting while engaging families.
We sell clothing, household, and other miscellaneous items donated by the general public at thrift stores for the general public.
WIC is the nation’s most successful public health nutrition program. We provide healthy food, nutrition education, and community support to income-eligible pregnant women, mothers of infants, and children up to 5 years old.
Community Action changes people’s lives, embodies the spirit of hope, improves communities, and makes America a better place to live. We care about the entire community and we are dedicated to helping people help themselves and each other.
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