Helping Families Thrive
The Community Empowerment department builds capacity for and guides Latino/Hispanic families with resources, tools and opportunities to amplify knowledge of external processes and structures and to strengthen internal agency over their lives to support a more equitable community.
Community Empowerment Advocacy Hours:
Monday - Friday (By appointment)
How We Can Help
Voces can often provide helpful referrals, guidance and advice for Latino / Hispanic families in our area seeking help. Here are some examples of the most common types of assistance we provide:
Medicare, Medicaid and other benefits applications
Tax assistance through VITA/211
Parking tickets, citations and bills
Scheduling services with other support agencies
3-way phone calls to agencies, schools, doctors, etc
Working With Partners
Family Liaison Services
A unique partnership with
Lakeview School District and the Calhoun Area Career Center (CACC), Voces is able to provide liaison services between those schools and non-English speaking families.
Calhoun Area Career Center, Services Hours are offered:
Every Monday - Thursday from 7:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Call (269) 968-2271, ext. 5252
Appointments are also available at the Voces office for Lakeview School District and/or the Calhoun Area Career Center.