Rockford MELD expands Transitional Living Program
Rockford MELD is pleased to announce the expansion of the MELD Transitional Living Program. With a grant from the Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) and in collaboration with Anchor Group and Rockford Housing Authority, Rockford MELD will have an additional 21 apartments available in the community. With the addition of this expansion, MELD will have a total of 41 apartments available in the community for young parents and their families.
Rockford MELD Transitional Living Program is a program that provides comprehensive case management, including housing, household management and budgeting, educational and vocational planning, parenting information and supportive services.
The mission of MELD is to encourage independent families by providing access to resources, life skills, parenting information, program-based housing and prevention education. MELD serves a population of pregnant and parenting teens and their families and at-risk youth in the community.
For more information, call the MELD office at 815-965-8336.