Programs are designed to provide affordable, secure housing combined with support services for homeless families and youth or those at-risk of homelessness, and for current or former Transitional Age Foster Youth (ages 16 to 24), to help them become successfully self-sufficient. housing and support services Goals of Services • Provide families and youth in need of safe, local affordable housing • Help those in care develop the life skills necessary to become self-sufficient • Help youth develop a community-based support system • Keep youth in their community and avoid homelessness or incarceration post care 19