Non-profit 501 ( c ) 3
Prevention & Intervention Holistic Center serving children & families in the Greater Omaha Community Since 1999
2895 Binney St 402 932-6103
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Gwen receiving dyslexia proclamation from Governor Pete Ricketts
Celebrating Seventeen Years of Service
Safe Haven Community Center is 501( c ) 3 grassroots agency. We a assist youth and adults and families who may other wise fall through the cracks of our education, housing, and social service system.
Our mission is to provide education and housing services to adults, children and families while acting as a holistic resource and referral advocacy social service community center insuring that all clients receive education and housing services needed to have a healthy stable home environment and to become productive citizens.
Thank You so Much for All You Do! Safe Haven is a diamond in the rough of our city-much appreciation. May God continue to bless. My family and I would like to sincerely thank you for all your time, effort and work you put into helping us save our home and finding funds to help with July rent. Your efforts are greatly appreciated. What a blessing you are to our community for all you do helping families in need and working with our children to reach their full learning potentials.
Love M. Scott and family
About Safe Haven Community Center Programs & Services
Safe Haven Community Center is 501( c) 3 grassroots agency. We a assist youth and adults and families who may other wise fall through the cracks of our education, housing, and social service system. The center programs provide youth and adult education classes, housing and tutorial services to American, Somalia, Sudanese, Korea, Burma, and Hispanic youth and adults. Ms. Easter staff, teachers and volunteers have helped youth and adults who struggle with reading and have a learning disability, dyslexia learn to read and write, learn English, prepare for GED testing, jobs, and assist in meeting other family housing needs. We have had over 11 student obtain there GED.
Safe Haven Community Center Youth & Adult Education program has served over 398 students through Youth and Adult Basic Education Literacy, GED, ESL, Job Readiness classes and Work Experience program including over 240 Maximus Employment First, Rescare participants since 2007 and Rescare clients. We have helped a few adults’ study for their citizenship. Safe Haven Community Center has also served over 585 families through the Home Intervention Referral Service. Our housing specialists research, connect and advocate for low-income families who are in jeopardy of losing their home or in need of a home get connected to community agencies and churches for utilities, deposits, rent. Our specialist advocates for adults and families to receive services because often times there are barriers that disqualify a family from receiving services from agencies.
Our specialist work with families to connect to landlords to rent their properties. Our specialist are certified Rentwise trainers. It is our goal to offer a RentWise education training to educate individuals and families about renting and other topics that support families housing need.
SHCC Adopt-A-Child- for Education™
Safe Haven Community Center Adopt-A- Child- for Education provides support for Reading & Dyslexia Tutorial Service. Program support very low- income children who struggle with reading, have a learning disability, dyslexia. We provide a systematic sequential explicit multisensory phonics teaching using visual, auditory, and kinesthetic -tactile teaching methods. Our programs consist of one on one and group tutoring. The program is inspired by Safe Haven Early Childhood Preschool Education Academy program. We offer pre and post test benchmark testing, and assessment. Screening is made available through R.E.A.D.S. (SHCC Adopt-A-Child- for Education program is a sister program to SHECPEA KIDS CAN READ! Reading Tutorial Academy program. (Qualification apply: Income guidelines apply, Child cannot receive childcare benefits and must be enrolled in Title l school.
Child cannot be enrolled in other tutoring programs.
Safe Haven Community Center
Adopt -A- Child for Education program