(For people that Live & Work in Brookings)
IT'S IRONIC, but those who work, and those who remain mostly self-sufficient, qualify for virtually "NO" help from our social service organizations.
Our Mission, Vision & Pupose is to...
PREVENT, RESTORE AND EMPOWER...
Every day the My Neighbor Program works with the purpose of:
Promoting self-sufficiency or to return people to self-sufficiency by:
My Neighbor will:
*For People that LIVE & WORK in Brookings
PO BOX 91
Brookings, SD 57006
Phone: +1 605 6913225 +1 605 6913225
* It is HIGHLY recommended that you complete the ONLINE request form, as this will contain a Release Authorization that needs to be in place to proceed. Otherwise a paper copy can be mailed to you... it will just take longer.
It is important to leave a message and if you have breaks during your work day please state when those are and every attempt will be made to connect with you when you are available.
Our Missions is to help our commuity members who are hard working and other wise self sufficient, but are in crisis and budget difficulty when their paycheck is not enough.
Each person or family who requests help from MY NEIGHBOR starts with an INITIAL PRE-ASSESSMENT to determine the most efficient and effective way to help you in your crisis.This process typically STARTS over the phone or thru other communication sources if a phone is not available.
If it is determined that the My Neighbor program is a able to financially assist, the Requester goes through an in-depth assessment process to determine a plan of action with LONG-TERM SOLUTIONS.