Question: What is the process of getting into your program?
The first step would be setting up an introduction/interview appointment, including visiting the residential house.
Our location is 212 N. 7th Street, Richmond, Indiana 47374.
Question: Does one have to have a full-time job if they are attending school?
Employment is mandatory, if the resident is attending school full time, a part-time job is sufficient to meet the requirements. Keeping in mind the program is only 15 months long with the intent to becoming self-sufficient.
Question: Do you help them get a job?
Fresh Start Housing uses temporary employment agency services that cater to our residents’ particular needs.
Question: Will you allow them to continue with their current providers?
It is preferred all residents stay with their current care providers as this is transitional housing. The professional services at Fresh Start Housing provide bridge services.
Question: Do they have to be homeless or be discharged from a facility to be accepted into your program?
Residents do not have to be homeless, as this service is often used as a bridge service to prevent homelessness.