The Life Skills Program is a community-based program that provides solution-focused, strengths-based parenting education and life skills services for parents/caretakers of at-risk dependent children and youth. The participants will be either English or Spanish-speaking families.
The Life Skills Program is approximately a four to twelve month program for Spanish-speaking families with children aged 0-18 who are involved with the Department of Children, Youth, and Families who are referred by a CYF worker or the court to receive Life Skills Program services. Life Skills Parent Educators provide face-to-face contact at least once a week for a minimum of two hours of direct services each week.
Parent Educators use PAT Foundational and Model Implementation, Foundational 2: 3 Years Through Kindergarten Curriculums and The Standard Teen Triple P evidence-based Curriculum.
This program serves the following populations:
- Low-income children and families
- Families that speak a language other than English
- Families with a history of child abuse and neglect
- Families with a history of domestic violence
- Families with a history of substance use
For more information contact Maritza Rivera at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 610-612-4023