A CARING SAFE PLACE CELEBRATES WITH RIBBON CUTTING & OPEN HOUSE
Lydia’s Place Features 15 Apartments for HIV/AIDS Infected Men
Houston, TX – A Caring Safe Place will celebrate the completion of their newest facility, Lydia’s Place, with a Ribbon Cutting Ceremony and Open House Thursday, May 3, 2012 from 11:00 am – 1:00 pm at 2417 Glasgow Street, Houston, Texas 77026. The brief program will begin at 11:30 a.m.
Lydia’ Place will provide men who are over the age of 18, HIV positive and drug free a private residence along with a continuum of care to assist individuals in their new life of independent living. All services are available to residents as well as on site management.
Funded by the City of Houston’s Housing and Community Development Department, Lydia’s Place is a 6,796 square foot housing unit featuring 15 permanent fully furnished apartments.
“This facility celebrates the legacy of my Aunt Lydia Robinson and this is our second site to serve HIV/AIDS infected men in underutilized communities. This dream has been recognized for the second time with the realization of this project. Lydia’s Place is a beacon in the community and the transitional housing will provide residents with the resources necessary to assist them in living full productive lives.” says Rev. Stanley Phill, Director.
This marks the second project funded by the City of Houston’s Housing and Community Development Department to A Caring Safe Place. Rev. Phill and his wife Stephanie donated the 15,000 square ft. lot to the non-profit. The land donation along with the success of A Caring Safe Place created a great partnership opportunity with the City of Houston. Additionally, resources were obtained through the National Association of Minority Contractors (NAMC) who have provided a large portion of the Section 3 certified contractors for the design and construction.
Lydia’s Place is a subsidiary of A Caring Safe Place, Inc., a local 501(c) (3) nonprofit organization. The agency was founded in 1997 with the mission to provide crisis intervention services to persons infected and affected by HIV, who are also victims of drug abuse, abandonment and neglect.
Recovery is tough and we know it. We are dedicated to our clients and provide them the most thorough program as possible.
Our program phases were designed to ensure success. How do we do it? By creating a network of collaborative partnerships that have become the thread to our process.
A Caring Safe Place, Inc. Was Founded In February 1997. A Caring Safe Place, Inc. And Incorporated as a private 501C (3) Non-Profit Organization In 1998.
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