Donate

All

Members of Congress Tour Local Homeless Facility

Members of Congress Tour Local Homeless Facility
Click here to view KARK's news coverage KARK LITTLE ROCK, AR. -- Honoring those who do so much for our homeless, Representative French Hill and Missouri Congress Woman, Ann Wagner stopped by to visit Our House. Our House helps the homeless by giving them shelter, food and helping them obtain…

Child Homelessness: Growing Problem in Arkansas

Child Homelessness: Growing Problem in Arkansas
KARK by Stephanie Sharp Click here to view video. LITTLE ROCK, Ark. - Each night hundreds, if not thousands, of kids in Arkansas find themselves without a place to call home. Homelessness for children is a growing problem in Arkansas. According to the National Center on Family Homelessness, each year…

Remembering the Reason for the Season

Remembering the Reason for the Season
by CTEH Whether we’re shopping for loved ones, decorating our tree or cooking a holiday meal for family and friends, it’s easy to get wrapped up in the chaos of Christmas. Each year CTEH takes a moment to reflect on the true meaning of the season by giving back to those…

Stranger Grants X-Mas Wish for Single Mom

Stranger Grants X-Mas Wish for Single Mom
KARK Channel 4 By DREW PETRIMOULX The news story can be viewed here.   LITTLE ROCK, Ark. -- A single mother in Little Rock got a Christmas gift from a complete stranger that she says will help change her life. At just 16-years-old, Alishe'ah Sockwell and her daughter were living…

Families from Our House Shelter get an early Christmas present

Families from Our House Shelter get an early Christmas present
BY BRIAN EMFINGER & BETH HUNT LITTLE ROCK (KATV) — Two dozen families from Our House Shelter in Little Rock got an early Christmas present Monday, one they never saw coming and will never forget. McDonald's of Central Arkansas wanted to do something special for the families who are living at…

Arkansas Times: 2015 Big Ideas for Families in Needs

Arkansas Times: 2015 Big Ideas for Families in Needs
Pair foster families with biological families in a mentoring program By Georgia Mjartan * This article was Published in the Arkansas Times Big Ideas for Arkansas 2015 Edition. To read other big ideas click here Foster families are sometimes referred to as resource families, since our job as foster parents is…

Six Arkansas business leaders discuss the traits of effective leadership

Six Arkansas business leaders discuss the traits of effective leadership
Georgia Mjartan, executive director, Our House, Inc., Little Rock by Bill Paddack Talk Business Over the last 10 years, Our House has experienced 500% growth in the number of clients served daily, with programs for children and families the biggest driver of this growth. The changes that our organization has undergone…

Our House Produces Short Films to Share Personal Stories of Homelessness

Our House Produces Short Films to Share Personal Stories of Homelessness
Arkansas Business, by Alexis Hosticka  on Wednesday, Sep. 30, 2015 8:52 am   In an effort to offer a window into the issues of poverty and homelessness through individual stories, Our House homeless shelter has released "Project Voice," a 12-part video series. The five-minute films highlight the lives of Our House clients…

LR shelter Our House produces documentary series on clients’ stories

LR shelter Our House produces documentary series on clients’ stories
Posted By Benjamin Hardy Arkansas Times Have five minutes? Check out an episode of "Project Voice," a documentary project created by Our House, the shelter for working homeless families in Little Rock on Roosevelt Road. Each of the brief shorts in the 12-part series tells the story of an individual client at the shelter,…

Steps DHS Takes To Regulate Day Care Centers

Steps DHS Takes To Regulate Day Care Centers
KARK, By STEPHANIE SHARP | ssharp@kark.com LITTLE ROCK, Ark. - A Pulaski County daycare was found with more than two dozen code violations within the last year. Violations against Love N Care daycare in College Station range from bottles not labeled with children's names and refrigerated, to employee background checks…