"I HAD TO FIND A NEW LIFE"
Maria literally walked up to the Houston Transitional Living Program one day and said she needed a place to live. Her mother was taking advantage of Maria, forcing her to...read more
Since the 1940's, Sipe's Orchard Home has been a safe & caring place for children. Today, the Orchard serves children through a variety of programs:NCPK Classrooms Summer Day Camp Transitional Living
The Transitional Living Program offers a residential program for both male and female youth ages 16-21 who do not have the financial, academic, emotional, or behavioral skills necessary for independent living. This program is designed to provide residents with the tools and practice needed to gain successful independence. An experiential learning environment offers numerous opportunities and resources, including independent living and vocational training, education advancement, meals, transportation, recreation, computer and internet access, a driving program, and support groups and workshops. The Transitional Living Program is licensed by the NC Department of Social Services. Cottages have both single and double occupancy rooms arranged in suites.READ MORE...
From The President: When we started the renovations of the two facilities, we knew we would be asking the community for a lot of support in a variety of ways. One part of that was on our move in day. The buildings were finally ready and we had lots of furniture and items to get […]
From The President: As I considered this newsletter I started thinking about 2016 and all that happened during the year. We have received so much support in recent months for the buildings we are renovating and Christmas. I laughed a bit when I realized I was worrying about how we could fit all of it in a newsletter, […]
The Cannon Foundation recently gave Sipe’s a $30,000 grant to assist with the expansion of our Transitional Living Program. This money will go toward the renovations required to prepare two campus buildings for residency by homeless and disadvantaged youth. This expansion will double the capacity of the Transitional Living Program and enable programming suited to […]