|FILIPINO AMERICAN HUMAN SERVICES, INC.
Filipino American Human Services, Inc. provides one-on-one case management services to help 9/11-affected individuals apply for public benefits, cope with problems that are overwhelming, or access education or job training.
Who Is Eligible: Family members or other dependents of the deceased; injured survivors or their families; volunteer and disaster responders (rescue, recovery and reconstruction workers) and their families; residents who lived south of Canal Street in Manhattan on September 11, 2001.
To support the third phase of the 9/11 Tulong Sa Kapwa ("Helping Our Neighbors") Project. This phase will focus on providing direct assistance to the Filipino American population and equipping individuals with skills to create greater stability in their lives. Program components include, direct mental health counseling, financial support, community workshops, and information sharing workshops. FASHI engages in outreach efforts to inform the community about various types of assistance available for Filipino families.
Who Is Eligible: Families of deceased and injured victims, displaced workers,displaced residents; majority are Filipino American.
Area(s) Served: New York Metro, New Jersey
Language(s) Spoken: English, Tagalog, Spanish (English only for Case Management)
Contact: -718-883-1295 (General Number)
Resource Category: 9/11 - COUNSELING SERVICES
Added: Aug 19, 2005