Fairweather Programs

The Fairweather Programs

provide supportive housing, case management, life skills training, and supportive employment opportunities for people with significant disabilities so that they can achieve a life full of stability, successes, and self sufficiency.

  • The Fairweather Family Lodge (FFL) provides case management, life skills training, employment assistance, educational guidance and other supportive services for women with mental illness and their children in an apartment style campus.
  • The Fairweather Lodge (FWL) provides case management, life skills training, employment assistance and other supportive services in agency community homes located in the San Antonio area for single men and women with serious and chronic mental illness.
  • Monarch Place, Viceroy Village, & Regal Village are apartment complexes in San Antonio that offer reduced rent for those with persistent and serious mental illness.

Services include:

  • A safe, stable and secure place to live
  • Life skills training in topic areas such as: financial management, conflict resolution, healthy relationships, problem solving, leadership and group decision skills
  • Case management services
  • Group and individual counseling
  • An individualized assessment of the mother and children’s needs (FFL only)
  • Parenting training (FFL only)
  • Developmentally focused onsite licensed childcare and learning center (FFL only)
  • Assistance in meeting educational needs of school age children (FFL only)

Program Goals:

  • Provide a safe, healthy, stable and caring environment
  • Increase self-sufficiency and family/personal income through education, job training and job placement.
  • Symptom Management
  • Decrease episodes of homelessness and/or acute psychiatric care.

Admission Criteria:

  • Axis I Mental Health Diagnosis from a Psychiatrist
  • Ability to provide proof of homeless status (only applies to FFL)
  • Stable and compliant with medication for at least 30 days
  • At least 18 years of age
  • Have a child(ren) ages infant to 17 years old (only applies to FFL)
  • Free of Drugs and Alcohol for at least 30 days
  • Must be willing to either work 15-20 hours per week or attend school within 30 days of entrance into the program

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For referrals/admissions to the Fairweather Family Lodge:
Erica Martinez, Lodge Coordinator
210-208-5707
Fax: 210-645-7319
emartinez@familyendeavors.org

Download the Fairweather Family Lodge Program Application.

For referrals/admissions to the Fairweather Lodges:
Danielle Stevens, Lodge Coordinator
210-208-5700
dstevens@familyendeavors.org

Download the Fairweather Lodge Program Application.

Read some Testimonials from our Fairweather Programs.

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