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Trained to Cook: Our House Clients graduate from Culinary Arts Program

Trained to Cook: Our House Clients graduate from Culinary Arts Program
Our Culinary Arts program in partnership with AR Food Jobs was featured in the March 18 print issue of the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette! Check out the story below: Arkansas Democrat-Gazette March 18, 2017 Photo by Benjamin Krain Hospitality and food service instructor Christie Ison (center) is surrounded by culinary students during…

A Better Life for the Whole Family: The Two-Generation Approach

A Better Life for the Whole Family: The Two-Generation Approach
Click here to view the Institute for Children, Poverty, and Homelessness' article Institute for Children, Poverty and Homelessness UNCENSORED Vol. 7.2 Summer 2016 By Mari Rich My personal obsession right now is how disconnected we are from what we really need to be talking about with poverty. We talk about…

LR Hosts Our House Health and Wellness Day

LR Hosts Our House Health and Wellness Day
Click here to view KARK's news coverage KARK LITTLE ROCK, Ark.-- Hundreds of people had their health checked Saturday for the 5th Annual Our House Health and Wellness Day in Little Rock. Companies were on site to provide low income families and the homeless with free check ups, mental health…

Our House Joins Little Rock Chamber of Commerce

Our House Joins Little Rock Chamber of Commerce
Our House recently joined the Little Rock Chamber of Commerce to build on already strong ties with the central Arkansas business community. As a nonprofit whose mission is centered around the importance of full-time employment for families that are struggling to overcome homelessness, local companies have a critically important role…

New HUD Guidelines Concerning Discrimination against Convicts

New HUD Guidelines Concerning Discrimination against Convicts
Click here to view KARK's News Coverage KARK By Drew Petrimoulx LITTLE ROCK, Ark. - New guidelines from the federal Department of Housing and Urban Development say landlords could face lawsuits if they discriminate against renters with a criminal records. Attorneys representing tenants in central Arkansas say many landlords are…

PBS News Hour Mini-Documentary

PBS News Hour Mini-Documentary
Check out this great mini-documentary about the Our House Career Center that was shown on PBS NewsHour this weekend! Huge thanks to the good people at AETN for putting the piece together!  

Our House Using New $1M Career Center for Increased Job Training

Our House Using New $1M Career Center for Increased Job Training
Arkansas Business by Alexis Hosticka Our House opened its new $1 million Career Center on Wednesday, quadrupling the capacity of the previous space and allowing for as many as 120 people to participate daily in job training and career education. The new center features resources such as a teaching kitchen,…
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