Located in Vancouver WA
Serves young moms ages 14-25 and their babies Vida’s Ark shelter and Lighthouse Community Center has been serving local teen parents and their children since 2007. Transitional youth adopted Vida’s Ark as part of the Transitional Youth family, September 1, 2017
Mission: to provide a safe and supportive home to young mothers, while teaching them life and parenting skills. This beautiful home provides girls a place for hope, healing, and restoration on their road to self-sufficiency.
Lighthouse Community Resource Center is a place where young parents can find resources necessary to provide for themselves and their children. Some of the resources include children’s clothing, shoes, diapers, baby food, toys, books, infant furniture, and hygiene products. Referrals to parenting/life-skills class, counseling, and other community agencies are part of this wonderful program as well.