LIFE HOUSE PROGRAM
Opportunity Now is providing work readiness and life skills services to United Works/Life House. Life House is a faith based transitional home for men from various backgrounds. These individuals have struggled with various barriers including substance abuse, alcoholism, physical and emotional abuse, and mental disorders. These individuals also reside on site at their facility located in St. James. They are allowed to be in the program for a year while they are transitioning into a better life.
Opportunity Now has a 96% successful job placement rate with this program. This has increased from 90% reported in October 2020.
Class 2 Graduation was held on January 6, 2021
**Class 3 Began on February 2, 2021. There are currently 25 participants in this class. This class is scheduled to end on April 29, 2021.
HOUMA-TERREBONNE HOUSING AUTHORITY
When working with the Houma Terrebonne Housing Authority (HTHA), we work with families that reside in low income housing.
*We have not provided any Adult Related Services to HTHA since 2020. We are awaiting finalized information on the contract before proceeding with any new services.