Program Participant

Apply to be a participant of the Step Up program

If you are…

…a young adult between the ages of 18 and 24

...a young woman between the ages of 18 and 24 who has become pregnant and has no other children living with you

…seeking an affordable and safe place to live

…motivated to set goals and work with adult mentors to help attain your goals

…interested in living in a family -type home

…Step Up may be for you!

Opportunities for success at Step Up...

✓ Educational advancement

✓ Steady employment

✓ Positive interpersonal relationships

✓ Practicing financial stewardship

✓ Stable independent living

✓ A driver’s license and/or independent transportation

✓ Active in community service

✓ Equipped with a life plan

✓ Exploring a relationship with God

✓ Prenatal and postnatal support

The Application Process

Application and Review

Tour of Step Up house

Interview at the Step Up house

Information Gathering (reference checks, health screen, etc.)

Communicating a Decision

Apply using our online form...

...or print and complete this document.

Step Up Program Application.pdf

Submit your paper application by mailing it to our address.

Step Up may recommend other community resources if one or more of the following is true:

  • The individual does not meet the admission criteria.

  • The applicant has dependent children living with him or her.

  • The applicant is not ready to commit to the opportunities and responsibilities available to him or her at Step Up.

  • An alternative housing option would be a better fit.