Saranam provides a two-year continuum of care in a safe and nurturing environment and six steps to self-sufficiency that motivates participants to long-term success. Saranam provides safe, stable, and fully furnished transitional housing so families have the capability to concentrate on breaking down the barriers to more secure futures. Having basic living needs provided for up to two years, families are able to focus their efforts on education, vocational development and acquiring life skills for independent living. Families reside together in an apartment complex with a playground and community garden and are supplied with basic living items—food, clothing, household goods, childcare and a small stipend. Our Children’s Support, Tutoring And Resources (STAR) Center provides afterschool and weekend activities that meet the specific needs of the children in our program, including tutoring and enrichment activities.
Saranam is a 501c3 organization founded in 2004 with the mission is to empower families to end their homelessness and poverty through housing, education and supportive communities. Our vision is to transform the lives of homeless families. Saranam is an innovative program that takes a unique two-generational approach to guiding families out of homelessness and poverty and realize their potential of more positive futures. Saranam provides safe, stable, and fully furnished transitional housing and basic living needs for up to two years so homeless families can concentrate on breaking down the barriers to more secure futures. After 16 years in operation, Saranam has served 132 homeless families, including 152 adults and 272 children.1028 Eubank NE, Suite F