If you are a single mother, at a point in your life where you not only desire change, but are willing to make a commitment to moving forward, consider applying at nAOMI

Eligibility Requirements:

   Thursday classes offer skill development, community, and growth.

Thursday classes offer skill development, community, and growth.

  • Single mothers with children or seeking custody of their children

  • Mothers must be least 18 years old

  • Mothers must be homeless or have an immediate threat of homelessness

  • If applicants are in substance abuse recovery, a minimum 60 days successful outpatient must be confirmed by a social service reference (i.e. treatment counselor, CPS, etc.)

  • Financial Responsibility: 35% income OR if you have no income, there is a requirement of 12 hours of additional volunteer service per month

  • All applicants must provide verification that they are compliant with social services such as court, CPS, TANF, etc.

  • No participation in threatening relationships is allowed while staying at naomi

Application Process

   Children thrive in a safe, secure environment and love our playground!

Children thrive in a safe, secure environment and love our playground!

  • Call 926-6492 to request an intake screening for eligibility to be scheduled for an orientation

  • After orientation an application must be submitted

  • Attend a Family Meeting Interview: Potential residents meet current residents for a Q&A prior to move-In. Move-In Date Assigned

Program Commitments

  • Family Dinners are a time for community, rich conversation, skill development and nourishment. Monday through Friday all families dine together at 6 pm. Residents rotate meal preparation and chore responsibilities.

  • Life Skills Classes: Every Thursday at 10am all residents attend class to develop parenting and recovery skills through our Reflective Parenting and Codependency series.

  • Family Meetings: Meetings are held every Tuesday morning, where all residents and staff gather to communicate upcoming events, resolve conflicts, and participate in evaluation of choices.

  • Case Management: Residents meet weekly with their on-site Case Manager to discuss goals, access resources, and communicate scheduling needs.

  • Core Values: All residents and staff agree to uphold the core values of Grace, Accountability, Service and Respect in all interactions and volunteer 3 hours a month in the NAOMI community.