Covenant House Florida offers job readiness training and life skills instruction through our Y.E.S. (Youth Enrichment Services) program, a comprehensive program that covers education, skill building and job readiness for youth.
Education – Most of the youth who come to Covenant House Florida do not have a high school diploma and are not currently attending school. Recognizing that education is a key component of adult success, we offer:
Skill Building – Many of our older youth are unable to return to their families and are eager to live on their own; however, most have either never been employed or have had short stints of employment at minimum-wage positions. To facilitate their progress from homelessness to productive lifestyles, we offer:
Life Skills Education through intensive one-to-one case management and group counseling to foster mastery of:
Job Readiness Education – This program features a curriculum of interactive classes on topics including: