Transitional Living Program

The Transitional Living Program (TLP) assists homeless youth and young adults in Brown County with learning the skills necessary to become self-sufficient and live independently. Case Managers work one-on-one with participants to develop an individualized transition plan to help them find safe and stable housing, employment, and other goals toward living successfully on their own. The Transitional Living Program provides assistance with:


  • Finding safe living arrangements

  • Life skills and employability skills training

  • Exploration of educational, vocational and post-secondary opportunities

  • Interpersonal skill building, goal setting and conflict resolution

  • Referrals for physical and/or mental health treatment

  • Substance abuse prevention and referrals for treatment


Admission Criteria/Funding:

Each program area has unique criteria for eligibility and services offered may vary. Restrictions may apply for eligibility.


  • Youth Transitional Living Program (TLP): Assists youth, ages 17-21, who do not have a safe or stable living arrangement. Funding is provided by the Federal Family and Youth Services Bureau.

  • Supportive Housing Grant (TLP): Serves homeless young adults, ages 18-29, who are struggling with addiction issues. Funding is provided by the Supportive Housing Grant from the Housing & Urban Development division of the Federal Government.


For more information, contact Erika Smith, Case Manager, at 920-370-5369 or Meika Burnikel, Program Director, at 920-436-4360 ext. 1267.



Brown County

815 Klaus Street, Green Bay

Program Director: Meika Burnikel, email or call 920-436-4360 ext. 1267
Case Manager: Erika Villacrez, email or call 920-438-1616 ext. 2102




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View a Transitional Living Program brochure


View the Wisconsin ServicePoint Consumer Notice

Download the TLP Grievance Procedure