BC: The End | Support C.O.T.S!
FC: Lindsie Beining Amanda Schmalz Laura Neubert
1: C.O.T.S is a homeless shelter that helps men, women and children of all ages. This organization has three locations in the Fox Valley. | "Ending homelessness in the Fox Valley"
2: Provides individuals with support for the areas of concern in their lives such as criminal activity or substance abuse. C.O.T.S provides a healthy living environment for individuals to get back on their feet.
5: This organization targets the homeless of the Fox Valley. They also strongly encourage people of the community to donate money or goods or to volunteer their time to help those in need.
6: C.O.T.S is a non-profit organization but residents are expected to help with the cost by paying $340 dollars each month. This money is used for food and services to help them get their lives back on track. The program keeps control of it's costs low by receiving donations and the help of volunteers.
9: The organization is unique because it has a 64% success rate. Success in their eyes means that residents can transition to independent living after their stay at C.O.T.S. The agency develops quickly meaning that more and more people of the valley are helped each year.
10: The two biggest programs are the -Men's program -Women's program | Men’s Program 913 S West Avenue Appleton, WI 54915 Phone: 920-734-3609 Fax: 920-734-4732
11: Women’s Program 1003 W College Avenue Appleton, WI 54914 Phone: 920-831-6591 Fax: 920-831-6593
12: Ways you can help...
13: Donate any food or goods that are of use to the C.O.T.S organization. Volunteer hours at the organization