Funded through N.C. Department of Health and Human Services, Community Services Block Grant (CSBG), the Family Empowerment Self-Sufficiency (FESS) project works with families to determine their individual and family strengths, needs, and visions for the future. Participants in this program have achieved one or more of the following:
COMMUNITY SERVICES BLOCK GRANT PROGRAM
Participants in FESS must be willing and able to work and work closely with an assigned Case Manager to determine their goals and work out a plan of action for attaining them. The FESS program assists with helping remove obstacles that prevent our enrollees from obtaining the employment and educational skills needed to become self-sufficient. Individuals can also become first home-buyers or obtain standard housing through the FESS program.