Safer Foundation’s Financial Opportunity Center (FOC) helps clients achieve economic stability and grow their personal assets. Clients are provided one-on-one access to a Financial Coach and Income Support Specialist. Clients also can attend a financial literacy workshop.

Financial Coach

The Financial Coach helps clients manage debt, improve credit, understand different banking products and develop a financial plan for their future. The Financial coach can also help with or refer clients to programs for:  

  • Debt Reduction
  • Medical Bills
  • Child Support
  • Credit Fraud
  • IRS Issues
  • Free Tax Preparation
  • Banking Products

The Income Support Specialist

An Income Support Specialist assists clients in accessing and maintaining available public benefits and other free or low-cost resources. They also provide referrals for: 

  • Health Care
  • Supplemental Nutritional Assistance Program (SNAP)
  • Energy Assistance