JOB and LIFE SKILLS PROCUREMENT/DEVELOPMENT:
Assistance is given to each member as required to find and keep a job while a part of the program. Working with local employment agencies, clients are assisted in personal resume development, job procurement and life skills.
Life skills are the tools that a person needs to navigate through the challenges of everyday life. While some people may think these skills come naturally, the opposite is often true. These life skills can be built through education and practice.
Another way to think of life skills is like learning a hobby. Similar to picking up an instrument, in order to learn life skills, a person has to learn it and practice it regularly. When effort is put into it, improve occurs. Recovering from substance use disorder in an addiction treatment facility is often the time people are taught vital life skills.