LIFE MANAGEMENT SKILLS PROGRAM

Life skills include the ability to recognize and understand problems and their consequences and to develop ways to deal with them. Learning life skills helps participants contribute to their community. It builds self esteem and a desire to reach for a brighter future.

The Life Management Skills Program includes:

* one-on-one personal support
* referrals and advocacy with other service agencies
* a money management program
* placements as cooks and cleaners within the centre
* the 507 Job Bank
* cooking classes and nutrition on a budget
* resume-writing
* managing emotions
* on the job training
* crafting