This independent living program for teens aged 14-18, began at the Grace Center in 2010. It is youth focused and youth driven and helps teens achieve independence and plan for a successful transition to adulthood.

Included Classes

  • Budgeting
  • Financial Management Training
  • Decision Making
  • Daily Living Skills
  • Job Placement
  • Retention Support
  • Relationship and Communication Building
  • Parenting and Conflict Resolution
  • Anger Management
  • Pregnancy Resources/Prevention
  • Smoking Avoidance/Cessation
  • Substance Abuse Prevention
  • Higher Education Resources
  • Health Care Options
  • Renting/Buying a Home
  • Cooking and Nutrition

Training Sessions for 2016

Fall Session ~ Soon to be announced

All sessions are from 6pm-8pm nightly. This two week intensive program ends with a graduation ceremony on the last night. All participants leave with an incentive bag filled with food coupons, local business gift certificates and much more.