SUPPORTING THE JOURNEY
FROM POVERTY TO SUSTAINABILITY
BUILDING RESOURCES I REMOVING BARRIERS I CHANGING FUTURES
WHAT WE DO
Cohoes Bridges Inc. exists as a branch of the national Bridges Out of Poverty program which provides a family of concepts, workshops and products to help employers, community organizations, social service agencies and individuals address and reduce poverty in a comprehensive way. Bridges brings people from all sectors and economic classes together to improve job retention rates, build resources, improve outcomes and support those who are moving our of poverty.
in a Just-Gettin'-By World is a 12 session group meeting that helps individuals build resources for a more prosperous life for themselves, their families and their communities.
The Bridges Network is a membership group consisting of non-profit care providers, city employees and community members that meet monthly to coordinate programs, share resources and discuss application of Bridges principals throughout Cohoes.