Anthony House - Transitional Housing
Anthony House is a transitional housing facility offering homeless families and individuals interim housing as well as life skills training that allows them to become self-sufficient and independent.
This is NOT a homeless shelter, it is a transitional housing facility.
LifeStream is a fully licensed and accredited behavioral health and social services organization located in Central Florida, primarily serving residents of Lake and Sumter Counties for over 40 years. LifeStream provides quality treatment, education, case management and rehabilitation services to children, adolescents, adults and seniors in 20 locations.
Recovery and resiliency from substance abuse and mental health as a foundation for homelessness prevention
Improving parenting and family relationships
Sustaining gainful employment or eligibility for disability services
Stabilization of housings
Building a healing and supportive community, and reintegration with mainstream society.
The target population for Anthony House is intact families, and veterans The length of stay will depend on the severity of the family situation and progression through the stages of the program.
Anthony House will help consumers build a future in which they can become a responsible member of the community. This will be accomplished by providing interim housing, wrap around services and rapid re-housing principles that will help to address the myriad issues, determinants and institutions that contribute to homelessness. Wraparound services refer to a comprehensive service provision model that guarantees that any of the services needed by an individual or family are integrated through a cohesive individualized services plan that guides all services. Anthony House will provide offices on-site for other community agencies to deliver services to the residents. Agencies will work together to develop a plan of action for each family focusing on health care, employment services, education, mental health and substance abuse, child care and transportation services.