Monday, July 28, 2014

Alert

Follow us:
Follow us on Facebook Follow us on Twitter Subscribe to this news feed 

News

Mohawk Valley

Construction begins on Unity House

  • Text size: + -
Albany/HV: Construction begins on Unity House
Play now

Time Warner Cable video customers:
Sign in with your TWC ID to access our video clips.

  To view our videos, you need to
enable JavaScript. Learn how.
install Adobe Flash 9 or above. Install now.

Then come back here and refresh the page.


TROY, N.Y. -- Construction is underway on a new building in Troy that will help people in need.

Unity House will soon have a new community resource center, called "The Front Door." Some services include mental health, housing and employment training. Leaders say the center will help people throughout Rensselaer County.

"Provide services to people living in poverty. People with serious mental illness. Families facing any kind of emergency or crisis and people at risk of homelessness. All under one roof. Our meals program will also be housed here at the front door," said David Ellis, Unity House Capital Campaign Co-Chairs.

The facility is expected to be complete this fall.

10.11.12.245 ClientIP: 54.237.249.10, 23.0.160.61 UserAgent: CCBot/2.0 (http://commoncrawl.org/faq/) Profile: TWCSAMLSP