The Blossom House & Jake’s Place

The Blossom House (shelter services for runaway or homeless youth ages 14-17) and Jake’s Place (Transitional Living Units) for young adults ages 18-22, to provide housing for system-impacted and unhoused youth in Marion County. Residents can access onsite cognitive behavior programming, education, artistic expression, and workforce development. VOICES therapist will offer weekly support groups for youth and family members to begin to heal and repair relationships that will focus on healthy relationships, chronic trauma, and parenting. The homes and units will be staffed 24 hours a day with support staff, case managers, and a visiting Registered Nurse for medical assessments and medication needs. The Blossom House will have a 7-person capacity, and Jake’s Place will have a 10-person capacity. Residents in The Blossom House will have a 90-day stay limit, and Residents in transitional housing will have a 15-month stay limit.

Residents receive incentives for skill attainment and have full access to transportation, clothing, and food.