Listen to These Inspiring Stories from Our HALO Children

Hearing our children’s stories of success reminds us of why we do what we do. It’s why the HALO family and volunteers dedicate countless hours of our lives to this mission: to provide a foundation of a family for children without one, and most importantly, love. Listen to these girls’ stories below to see how love can heal: Marjai has …

HALO Founder Rebecca Welsh Speaks at Council of Clubs Celebration

On June 11, HALO Founder Rebecca Welsh was the guest speaker at Jefferson City Council of Clubs’ Jazz Brunch. The celebration was in honor of Council of Clubs’ 100th Anniversary.  The Jefferson City Council of Clubs’ mission is to assist in meeting the health needs of the community by sponsoring and implementing community programs, disseminate information to member groups, and …

Rickman Center facility allows significant expansion of HALO Foundation Transitional Living Program for homeless teens

JEFFERSON CITY – The Jefferson City HALO Learning Center will expand its Transitional Living Program (TLP) into newly-acquired Rickman Center. Upon completion of facility renovations, the property will provide residential quarters for up to 30 homeless teens and two TLP staff members. TLP services will include comprehensive healthcare, behavioral health services and training that will help teens become engaged and …