The Independent Living Preparation Program

United Methodist Home for Children, Inc.


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Description of ServiceThe Independent Living Preparation Program is ain instruction and training program for older adolescents in the foster care system. The structure of Independent Living Preparation Program is designed to assist local counties by providing essential life skills training to young people as they prepare for independence. Meetings are held every other Tuesday night from 5:00pm-7:30pm.
LocationCumberland
Geographical AreaCentral Pennsylvania
 
Client Information
Target PopulationHomeless
Intended ParticipantsAdolescents who are going to be taken out of the foster care systems.
Age GroupTeenagers
GenderEither
EligibilityReferrals are taken from county Children and Youth agencies and Juvenile Probation offices.
 
Availability
Hours of Operation Classes are held every other Tuesday evening from 5:00pm-7:30pm
Contact Information
 
Contact's Name Heather Duncan
Contact's Position Life Skills Coordinator
Contact's Phone 717-766-7652
Physical Site Address 1 5120 Simpson Ferry Road
Physical Site City, State, Zip Mechanicsburg, PA 17050
Mailing Address 1 5120 Simpson Ferry Road
Mailing City, State, Zip Mechanicsburg, PA 17050
Main Phone 717-766-7652
Fax 717-766-5828
Web Address www.umhcservices.com
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: United Methodist Home for Children, Inc.
Affiliated Program: United Methodist Home for Children, Inc.
This Service: The Independent Living Preparation Program
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Foster Children (YK-8000.2000)
Life Skills Education (PH-6200.4600)