Good Works Programs
1) VICTIMS INTERVENTION PROGRAM (VIP):
This program, which operates in Wayne County, PA, provides emergency services to victims of domestic violence, sexual assault, and other serious crimes, including family members of homicide victims, victims of DUI vehicle crashes, victims of robberies, and of physical assault. VIP also runs programs for victims of trafficking.
2) RAPE INTERVENTION SERVICE & EDUCATION (RISE):
Offers assistance to victims of sexual assault, including listening (hotline), counseling and facilitating medical & legal services. Operates in Sullivan County, NY.
3) WAYNE COUNTY HABITAT FOR HUMANITY:
Builds homes for low-income families. Offers no-profit, no interest mortgages to homeowners.
Families put in “sweat equity,” and help with construction, fund-raising and other organizational tasks.
4) GROWING OLDER TOGETHER (GOT)
Growing Older Together provides Wayne County, PA and western Sullivan County, NY residents aged 60 and older both the practical means and the social connections to live independently in their homes. “ We do the kinds of tasks you might ask of a friend or neighbor – Just ask.”