El Rescate Transitional Living Program & Basic Center Program is proud in participating in an initiative of the Digital Storage Immersion pilot program, sponsored by the Chicago Youth Storage Initiative Organization. This pilot program allows our youth the ability to have quick, simple, easy access and a safe storage to their personal documents, records and /or Employment applications as well as simplifying our youth outreach efforts. As part of the Digital Storage Immersion pitot program, we were presented with various Tablets and Keyboards to assist achieving both of our programs mission statements. Mission being El Rescate Transitional Living Program is to provide identity -affirming housing to homeless LGBTQ youth ages consisting of 18 to 24. Some being HIV- positive and to provide support services to assist with their transition to independence. & Basic Center Program goal is to expand services that address the immediate needs of Latinos and African American youth 12 to 18 years of age living in Chicago Metropolitan who are identify as LGBTQ and have run away from their home or are homeless.
September 27, 2016
The Puerto Rican Cultural Center is a community-based, grassroots, educational, health and cultural services organization.