FSS Open House for Training in Homemaking, Parenting Skills and Household Management

The Family Self-Sufficiency Program (FSS) of Jefferson Parish Housing will be conducting an Open House on Friday, January 27th at 10:00 a.m., at the Community Center located at 1718 Betty Street, Marrero, La. The topics of our open house will be training in homemaking, parenting…

FSS Medical Open House on December 28

The Family Self-Sufficiency Program (FSS) of Jefferson Parish Housing will be hosting a MEDICAL OPEN HOUSE on Wednesday, December 28th from 10:00 a.m. until 12:00 p.m., at the Community Center, which is located at 1718 Betty Street, Marrero, La. There will be blood pressure screening,…

New Study on Health Benefits of “Moving to Opportunity” Programs

WASHINGTON – Very-low income women who have the opportunity to move from high-poverty neighborhoods into lower poverty areas are significantly less likely to be extremely obese or to have diabetes.  Those are among the key findings of a study by the U.S. Department of Housing…