Bradley Angle House For Women And Children Portland
Portland, OR 97217
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Class of Housing: Transitional Housing
The mission of Bradley Angle is to offer survivors of domestic and sexual violence options for safety, empowerment, healing and hope, while collaborating with our communities to create social change.
Emergency Shelter provides up to 10-12 weeks of shelter and support services for nine families. Case management and advocacy providers assist residents in obtaining clothing, furnishings, transportation, employment and/or job training, financial assistance, parenting support and groups, health services, drug, alcohol and mental health services. Services are from a combination of onsite inter-agency collaborations, referrals and information.
24-Hour Crisis Phone Line is staffed by volunteers at the Emergency Shelter, and provides immediate access to safety planning, peer counseling, resource referral, emergency bed availability and domestic violence information. We collaborate with other domestic violence providers in the area to coordinate services and access to shelter openings.
Youth Programs provide group and individual support to children up to age 17 staying in our shelter or transitional facility, or whose parents attend Bradley Angle support groups in any of our programs.
Transition Services provide housing and support for 20 families at a time for up to two years, and is available to survivors who are not in immediate danger and feel stable enough to begin rebuilding their lives. We also provide emotional support, advocacy, long-term housing and strives to create stability in order to build strong, healthy families. This includes access to case management, skill-based educational opportunities, domestic violence and life-skills support groups, parenting support and connections to community resources.
Community Based Services provide a safe, easily accessible community space for survivors to begin or continue their healing through peer support and domestic violence education. In addition to individual advocacy, a variety of support groups are available.
LGBTQ Services provide culturally specific advocacy and support groups to survivors who identify as Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and/or Queer.
Economic Empowerment Program uses an economic and financial education curriculum, and builds community partnerships with financial institutions, job training and placement agencies, and other transition housing service providers to implement two 10-week trainings with 12 participants each. The goal of the project is to enhance participants financial literacy and economic self-sufficiency.
Healing Roots Center is a drop-in facility located in an area with a high percentage of African American, Native American and immigrant residents. Healing Roots provides culturally specific services for African and African- American women and their children and other cultural groups who are survivors of domestic violence. Participants have access to computers, onsite mental health services, alcohol and addiction support, culturally specific support groups, empowerment through creative art and referrals to housing, case management, health, legal and other services. Through this safe haven in their own community, women heal and empower themselves to become advocates for their families, communities and themselves.
Awareness Raising Bradley Angle makes domestic violence educational presentations throughout the year to churches, community service groups and businesses, and presents testimony to local government funders.
Fees may apply for this Transitional Housing resource. Contact Bradley Angle House For Women And Children with the contact information we provided to get full details. Oftentimes you can apply for sliding scale fee payment or other options if you are low income. You will need to speak with them to see if you qualify.
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Helpful Definitions For Bradley Angle House For Women And Children Portland:
Transitional housing is affordable supportive housing designed to provide housing and appropriate support services to persons who are homeless or who are close to homelessnessness. The transition is to help them be more self sufficience to move towards independent living on their own. Transitional housing locations are oftentimes called Halfway Houses. The naming of the two (Halfway House OR Transitional House) is oftentimes interchangeable.
Many Transitional Housing programs are subsidized and are income based. Income based transitional housing generally charges 30% of your income for rent when you do have income. Contact the transitional housing facility to see if this applies.
Services provided at transitional housing facilities varies from substance abuse treatment, to psychological assistance, job training, domestic violence assistance, etc. The assistance provided varies, but it is generally affordable and low cost housing. Read the descriptions of each of the transitional living locations for more detailed information. Transitional housing facilities also may or may not assist with alcohol and/or drug substance abuse treatment.
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