PROGRAMS & SERVICES
GED & Life Skills
People will have an opportunity to get their GED through an approved school/organization. In addition, individuals can take life skills courses to help them stay motivated and achieve success.
Taking the first step in obtaining your GED and creating your pathway to success is admirable. There are many options made available to people who graduate from high school or get their GED. For example, the ability to go to college or technical school, more job opportunities, and enter the military are some.
To get your GED, people are required to take a test that consists of four sections (Mathematical Reasoning, Reasoning through Language Arts, Social Studies, and Science). Click here for more information about the GED test.
We will help participants find a location to take GED courses and the test. Additionally, participants may qualify for a scholarship to cover the cost of the GED test.
Participants will have the opportunity to participant in various courses to help them remove barriers and work towards achieving success. The courses will challenge the participants to look at situations differently so they can do something different to get a different outcome. The courses will help them recognize the power they have to change their future.
Participants can establish life-changing relationships with a mentor. Through individual tailored mentoring, participants will get the encouragement, tools and support they need to overcome barriers and be successful.
People taking GED courses through the program will have tutoring available to them in all subject areas. There are two options available and participants can select method based on their learning styles.
In-person tutoring (recommended)
Virtual tutoring (limited space available)
GOAL SETTING & ACTION
Participants will receive the tools to set goals for after they receive their GED. This process is to get them to think about their future and explore options to continue on their journey to success and become self-sufficient. Participants can take courses and learn more about the following opportunities:
College/Technical School Preparation
Prepare individuals who are interested in furthering their education.
Provide scholarships for books/supplies once enrolled in college/technical school
On-the-Job Training Preparation
Help participants explore career paths
Provide scholarships for work-related supplies and uniforms