Solving Homelessness and Transforming Lives in 700 days
Solutions Academy is the only full-service leadership development residential program for the homeless in the country. It equips our parents with the skills, knowledge and resources to completely transform themselves and their families in a 700 day, college-like experience.
What Solutions Academy Means for Parents
Solutions Academy is focused on permanently transforming lives. From counseling services to parenting classes to employment training to work experience, the programs at Solutions Academy create solid foundations for housing stability for the families in our program.
What Solutions Academy Means for Children
Solutions for Change breaks The Churn of homelessness and poverty for future generations. Families entering our program maintain stable housing where children can focus on their education without the worries of homelessness. The children of families at Solutions for Change finish high school, go to college and learn the value of hard work and determination.
Currently in our program…
Skills, Knowledge, and Resources
We equip families for success with skills like career training, work experience, leadership training, teamwork, family management skills, personal development and accountability. We support our training with resources like housing, education, childcare, counseling, healthcare and employment.
Supportive housing for families where they can build skills needed to solve their families’ homelessness.
Connecting residents to job skills and opportunities for long-term employment and financial stability.
Enhancing skills for self-sufficiency: financial literacy, parenting, leadership, anger management and more.
The renewal of families’ physical health, equipping them to be healthy members of their community.
Counseling & Mental Health
One-on-one counseling and mental illness supports, targeting the root causes of each family’s homelessness.
Youth & Teen Programs
A safe and supportive environment for children, with academic and emotional support to overcome past hardships.