What We Do

Latino Outreach Office

Bilingual staff provided to assist with information and referrals.

Hurricane Shelter Applications

People Pet Shelters, Special Needs Shelter, Applications for Transport to Shelters – available year round.

Assistance with filling out Palm Tran Paratransit Applications

At Vickers House North & South.

Homeward Bound Program

Assists homeless to reunite with their families within the United States, Non-refundable / Non-transferable Greyhound ticket — Paid through donations.

Free Service to develop your Resume

Free copying and faxing of resumes.

Job Boards available Daily

Job postings from throughout the county in a wide range of fields – Updated Weekly.

Assistance for elderly over 60 years of age with filling out various public benefit applications

– All others are welcome to use our computers to apply.
Such as: Medicaid, Food Stamps, Health Care District – Call for more information.

Special Health Services

Provided year round such as: Flu shots, HIV/STD Testing, Hepatitis Vaccines, etc.

Special programs offered throughout the year

Such as: Immigration training, domestic violence training, safety presentations, nutrition education, how to work in a wealthy home, hurricane preparedness, health topics, etc.

Assisting the Elderly with reading Mail

In English or Spanish

Informational flyers created and provided

Such as: community assistance programs, community resources, rental and utility assistance, low cost housing availability, food programs, shelters for the homeless, health care information, educational and program information on a variety of services offered throughout Palm Beach County, addressing topics which impact every walk of life.

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.

Information, Referrals, Counseling for people in Crisis

Such as the homeless, domestic violence victims, elderly in need of services, teens in trouble, etc.

FREE Tax Preparation

For those who are eligible – Begins January through April, call for information.

Community service

Opportunities offered to fulfill court ordered sentence.

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.

Non paid internships

Available for College Students, call for details.

English for speakers of other languages

Classes available Monday through Thursday mornings (Vickers House South Only – Pre-registration required). Call for information.

Learn to speak English through the use of a computer

At Vickers House North & South.

English conversation class

Practice your English at Vickers House South – Call for information.

Assistance for Elderly

With code violations provided by volunteers and donations.

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.

Job Training Program

Classes designed to assist in furthering your career.

Citizenship Preparation Classes

Offered at Vickers House South – Call for information.