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Chance Homeless Project

Second Chances - we all make mistakes.  Everyone should be given a second chance to succeed.  The Chance Homeless Project does just that.  A new program of the Agency targeting the homeless living in Colbert, Marion, Winston, Lawrence, Lauderdale and Franklin Counties.

*Base criteria for the Chance Project-

  • Person or family has no nighttime residence or staying at night in a place not intended for human habitation.
  • Person or family living in a temporary public shelter or living in a hotel paid for by a charity program.
  • Person exiting an institution such as jails or substance abuse treatment facility who will be homeless.
  • ALL PARTICIPANTS MUST BE WILL TO WORK ON SET GOALS TO BECOME SELF-SUFFICIENT. Goals may include obtaining your GED, Work Keys and/or Ready to Work certificates, learning employment skills, budgeting, life skills and more.

Call 256-810-9095 for Marion, Winston, Franklin, Lawrence Counties
Call 256-766-4330 Lauderdale
Call 256-383-3832 Colbert

*Other guidelines may apply.

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