Project H.O.P.E.

Project H.O.P.E Offers;

  • Youth Athletic Programming
  • Youth After-School Educational Services
  • Youth Mentoring & Mentor Opportunities
  • Employment and Social Service Referrals
  • Housing and Material Needs Referrals
  • Crisis Stabilization and Community Enrichment
  • Healthcare and Mental Health Referrals

Project Goal:

To empower individuals, families, organizations, and communities to improve equity and quality of life.

Goals and Objectives

  • Address Emerging and basic needs, decrease unemployment, provide access to stable housing, and promote educational success through enrichment.
  • Promote Economic security and crisis Stabilization, decrease crime in the community with more police presence and provide counseling services to targeted populations who are experiencing an acute crisis of a psychiatric nature.
  • Support individuals, Family and Community.  Promote overall independence by improving access to healthcare, social service providers, and related community organizations. 

Services and Objectives

  • Hire directly from the community and increase employment opportunities for residents
  • Provide opportunities for skilled trades training
  • Provide opportunities for after-school programming and mentorship
  • Provide sports activity with law enforcement officers to establish positive relationships within the community
  • Provide opportunities for parents to participate in youth programming, officer interaction and prevention workshops
  • Provide opportunities for social service, behavioral and mental health intervention
  • Work with FQHC’s and other health partners to provide health services
  • Provide referrals to social and ancillary service providers
  • Provide access to Franklin County Services Programs, thereby leveraging resources and direct services to residents