I recently found myself at the child support court advocating for a 16 yr old Amira’s House client. As we waited for her case to be heard, the father of the baby stood 30 feet away. He wore a hoodie pulled up and lowered over his eyes, head down. As we prepared...
“Are you eating?” Ann, the nurse practitioner, stood a few feet away, clipboard in hand. “You’ve only gained one pound since your last visit and that’s not enough to support the baby’s growth and development.” Nina* continued to look down, slipping her Nike slides off...
Current Needs List
In an effort to be good financial stewards, we graciously ask for donations of any of the following items:
7-8 passenger van or SUV for transporting to doctor visits, mentor meetings, church, etc.
Sectional couch (preferably blue or gray)
Master suite furniture
Twin beds for resident rooms
Occasional chairs for common area
Glider with ottoman (need 3)
Adjustable standing/sitting office desk
Ergonomic office chair
Home decor (including kitchen & bathroom) in soft colors with clean lines (e.g., blue, white, grey color palettes to create a calm environment)