To be admitted into the Compassion program, residents must:

  • Be alcohol- and drug-free;
  • Work closely with assigned Compassion caseworkers;
  • Obtain full-time employment within the first 30 days in the program and pay approximately 30% of their gross income for rent;
  • Attend weekly counseling sessions provided by community volunteers in budget and employment skills.

To Apply for Admission:

Please download all the forms below and read each of them. Please fill out the application form and bring it, along with your picture ID and social security card (if you have one), to a personal interview on any Tuesday at 2 p.m. at 1421 Austin. If you have any issues downloading these forms, please let us know.

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