News + Events

Housing Support Services

Unity House to provide HCBS

HCBS stands for Home and Community Based Services Unity House can provide long-term care services and supports in the home or community. These services can be: Education Support Services Empowerment Services-Peer Supports Family Support and Training Habilitation Intensive Supported Employment (ISE) Non-Medical Transportation Ongoing Supported Employment Prevocational Services Psychosocial Rehabilitation (PSR) Short-Term Crisis Respite Transitional… more

Team CHAP: Love in Action

November’s Homelessness Awareness Month has kept Unity House’s Supportive Housing Programs BUSY On top of their daily caseload of finding stable housing for vulnerable adults and adults living with homelessness, staff have taken on the work of raising awareness of the issue of homelessness in our community. On November 21st they took on tacos. Unity House’s… more

CHAP Socks it to Homelessness

In recognition of November being Hunger & Homelessness Awareness month, staff from Unity House’s CHAP program have organized a drive for new socks, underwear and bras for nearby shelters. CHAP, which stands for Community Housing Assistance Program, is just one of several supportive housing programs available through Unity House. CHAP provides housing case management services including… more

November marks Hunger and Homelessness Awareness Month

How to help Host a drive for your local food pantry or shelter They Unity House food pantry is seeking pantry goods for Thanksgiving Food Packages. Or donate directly to the food pantry. Buying in bulk through our regional food bank makes a cash donation an efficient way to give. Collect needed items for shelter… more

Unity House and Community Partners Meet

CARES makes a Difference CARES is the consortium that brings area groups together to make a difference. Unity House is a proud member of the group, which recently gathered to plan for November’s Hunger and Homelessness Awareness Month. It’s a regular occurrence to share ideas on addressing the issue and meeting the needs of people… more

New Services Coordinator a Familiar Face

Michelle Unser is Unity House’s Services Coordinator within the HIV/AIDS Services program. Michelle is familiar face to many at Unity House since her past experience includes providing Supportive Case Management services for those living with HIV/AIDS at both Unity House and Catholic Charities. Her most recent experience with this population was as a Family Focused Health Care case manager at… more

So Long, Bruce!

Unity House will say a sad farewell to Bruce Clarkson-Hendrix as he moves his family to Buffalo. Bruce has worked at Unity House since 1997, mostly in Housing Support Services. Bruce has worn many hats during his time with Unity House:  he ran the Safety Zone – a drop in support center for at risk youth,… more

EXIT PAGE