Cords of Life offers services that assist families with their transition from the streets or shelters into successful independent living environments. Housing is often not enough to end homelessness, it requires a change in behaviours, thinking and habits. Our services are designed to increase the families ability to live independently. All services promote integration of the families back into their communities to the greatest extent possible.
Cords of Life Inc offers food to families that are food insecure. Please click here to determine eligiblity and hours of operation.
We provide our clients with knowledge that will lead them toward wise decision making in the area of their finances. We help them understand our money works and how to manage their own personal finances through:
* Budget Creation
* Establishing Savings and Checking Accounts
* Tracking /Managing Expenses
* Financial Planning
* And More....
We offer the Cords of Grace Clothing Closet. Please click here to determine eligibility and hours of operation.
School Supplies for Children
We hold an annual back to school event for elementary and middle school children.
The children are given backpacks, pen, pencils, index cards, folders, notebooks and more to return to the classroom for a new school year.
Life Skills Mgmt.
Life skills are the skills that a person must possess in order to be successful, in this growing and forever evolving world. These skills include:
* Time management
* Effective communication
* Team Work
* Character Building
* Relationship Building
* Conflict Resolution
* And More .....
We help our clients identify their interests, skills and abilities. This is the first step toward finding a job. We then work with them to develop the skills needed to find and keep a job. This includes:
* How to write a resume
* Online Job Search
* Mock Interviews
* Workplace Ethics
* And More .....
Each year during the months of November and December we offer help to eligible families who are unable to provide a Thanksgiving meal for their families or toys for Christmas to their youth.