Supportive Services

Open Arms staff members provide on-site supportive services tailored to meet individuals' needs and to prevent a return to homelessness. These on-site services include:

  • Outreach and engagement
  • Orientation to building and apartment, assistance in obtaining subsidy
  • Financial management, help with activities of daily living
  • Supportive counseling, crisis intervention

Volunteers and Interns offer workshops and plan holiday meals and activities

Off-Site Services

  • Mental health treatment, alcohol and drug abuse counseling, assertive treatment teams
  • Employment counseling, day programs, volunteer opportunities, self-help groups
  • Medical treatment, home-health care
  • Food pantries