Dorcas B. came into the Housing for Families program because she was sharing a room with her two children at a friend’s home. Now, she is in her own apartment and does not have to share a room with her children.
Dorcas works full-time in housekeeping for Orlando Health. She has been in this position for a few years now, but she continues to strive for better for her family. Dorcas was able to attend a 3-week program with Matrix Educational Center in Orlando, with the financial assistance from the Rescue Outreach Mission. Dorcas completed and received a Certificate of Completed in Home Health Aide on August 22, 2014. She is now enrolled EKG classes that were paid through her employer. Her goal is to continue working in a different position in the medical field.