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Services
ASSISTANCE FOR ELDERLY OVER 60 YEARS OLD WITH FILLING OUT VARIOUS PUBLIC BENEFIT APPLICATIONS
All others are welcome to use our computers to apply.

ASSISTANCE WITH FILLING OUT PALM TRAN PARATRANSIT APPLICATIONS
At Vickers House North & South.

ASSISTING THE ELDERLY WITH READING MAIL
In English or Spanish
 
CITIZENSHIP PREPARATION CLASSES
Offered at Vickers House South – Call for information.

COMMUNITY ORGANIZATIONS OUTREACH PROGRAMS
Alzheimer’s Association, PB County Co-Op, Legal Aid, PB County School District-Adult Education, PB County Health Dept., CAP, Job corps, Project Transition, The Palm Beach Housekeeper, Healthy Mothers/Healthy Babies, WPB Fire Rescue, etc.
 
COMMUNITY SERVICE
Opportunities offered to fulfill court ordered sentence.

ELDERS ON THE EDGE
A program designed to prevent seniors in crisis from losing their homes.

ELDERS ON THE EDGE PET FUND
Emergency assistance for pets of low income elderly who have passed away or have been placed in a nursing home.
 
ENGLISH CONVERSATION CLASS
Practice your English at Vickers House South – Call for information.
 
ENGLISH FOR SPEAKERS OF OTHER LANGUAGES
Classes available Monday through Thursday mornings (Vickers House South Only – Pre-registration required). Call for information.
 
FREE SERVICE TO DEVELOP YOUR RESUME
Free copying and faxing of resumes.
 
FREE TAX PREPARATION
For those who are eligible – Begins January through April, call for information.
 
HOMEWARD BOUND PROGRAM
Assists homeless to reunite with their families within the United States. Provides a non-refundable/non-transferable Greyhound ticket — paid by donations.
 
HURRICANE SHELTER APPLICATIONS
People Pet Shelters, Special Needs Shelter, and Applications for Transport to Shelters – available year round.
 
INFORMATION, REFERRALS, COUNSELING FOR PEOPLE IN CRISIS
Such as the homeless, domestic violence victims, elderly in need of services, teens in trouble, etc.
 
JOB BOARDS
Job postings from throughout the county in a wide range of fields – Updated Weekly.
 
JOB TRAINING PROGRAM
Classes designed to help career advancement.
 
LATINO OUTREACH OFFICE
Bilingual staff provided to assist with information and referrals.
 
LEARN TO SPEAK ENGLISH THROUGH THE USE OF A COMPUTER
Available at Vickers House South.

UNPAID INTERNSHIPS
Available for college students. Call for details.

SPECIAL HEALTH SERVICES
Provided year round such as flu shots, HIV/STD testing, hepatitis vaccines, etc.
 
SPECIAL PROGRAMS OFFERED THROUGHOUT THE YEAR
Immigration training, domestic violence training, safety presentations, nutrition education, how to work in a wealthy home, hurricane preparedness, health topics, etc.
 
VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES FOR THE YOUNG AND OLD
Working at either Vickers House, or out in the community serving the poor, homeless, or elderly community by providing food, clothing, house repairs, painting or neighborhood clean ups. Youth groups or other organizations are welcome.