Focus Area: Early Childhood
Grant Amount: $12,500
Located in north Minneapolis. Haven Housing (formerly Ascension Place, Inc.) provides women in crisis or transition with a stable environment and the opportunity to explore options for their future. Haven Housing does this through St. Anne’s Place, an emergency shelter; Ascension Place, a transitional housing program; Next Step Housing, a permanent supportive housing program.
Grant supports adding a parenting component to St. Anne’s Place’s therapeutic program for children faced with the effects of trauma. Groups and other programming will foster resiliency, coping skills, emotional regulation, parent-child relationships, and more.