FOR KIDS AND YOUTH
Niagara Falls Housing Authority programs for adults include:
Self-Esteem Building Workshops / Career Counseling / College Prep
With assistance from Niagara County Employment and Training and the ATTAIN Lab, a series of workshops designed to build both self-esteem and prepare individuals for job readiness are held quarterly. Participants work with the Niagara Falls Housing Authority’s Case Manager to identify employment opportunities and eliminate any barriers that stand in the way of success. To encourage residents to further their educational goals, college nights and college tours are also provided. Read more…
The Good for the Neighborhood Program
In order to provide residents and the community with access to health information and experts, the Niagara Falls Housing Authority partnered with the Independent Health Foundation’s Good for the Neighborhood Program. The program is designed to assist individuals and families in making better healthcare choices.
Annual Thanksgiving Feast
Currently in its 20th year, the Niagara Falls Housing Authority’s Annual Thanksgiving Feast provides a traditional Thanksgiving meal (complete with turkey and all the trimmings) to those in need. The event serves 300 children, youth and adults annually and is open to all Niagara Falls Housing Authority residents and deserving individuals and families in the Niagara Falls community.
NFHA SUNY ATTAIN Lab
Since 2004, the NFHA SUNY ATTAIN Lab has increased access to education, training and innovative technologies for residents of Niagara County. Utilizing educationally sound interactive software, ATTAIN continues to provide academic, workplace readiness and life skills training necessary to obtain economic self-sufficiency and continued lifelong learning. Read more…