Charity Spotlight: Empower House


Birdies #: 227

Location: Davenport, IA

Website: EmpowerHouseQCA.org

Mission: A community that provides empowerment for a more purposeful life after brain injury.

Impact of charity on the community: 

Empower House provides:

  • A day program for adults following a brain injury
  • A place where survivors find value and purpose
  • Services to brain injury survivors age 18 and older
  • A work-ordered day for members to learn work and life skills. 
  • Business hours parallel to the business hours of the working community.
  • Supported and independent employment programs, providing local businesses with scheduled and reliable employees.
  • Families and caregivers time to rejoin the workforce or volunteer within the community while providing a safe environment for the survivor.
  • Support services to help with employment and budgeting.
  • Resources for advocacy, legal issues, and other needs based on individual circumstances.

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