Self Advocacy Support - Education
102 W 1st St, Duluth, MN, 55802-2006
Distance: 1012 Miles
Program that teaches people the skills that are necessary to:
* Advocate for themselves
* Get information, respect and recognition
* Receive services for which they are eligible
* Become valued members of their community
Offers educational support services to homeless or street youth.
* GED preparation program
- Online curriculum
- Individual tutoring
* High School enrollment assistance
* High school tutoring
* Assistance with college enrollment process
9:00am - 6:30pm, Monday - Friday
St. Louis County
This provider does not offer this service at other locations.
Other Services or resources
- Counseling Services
- Drop-In Center - Youth
- Family Homeless Prevention and Assistance Program (FHPAP)
- Help to Enroll in High School - Homeless and Street Youth
- Job Search Assistance
- Social Security Advocacy Program
- SSI/SSDI Outreach, Access and Recovery (SOAR)
- Supportive Housing
- Transitional Housing - Youth
- Youth Shelter
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FP-0500.7800Self Advocacy Support Definition
Programs that teach people who are affected by an issue the skills that are necessary to stand up for themselves; obtain the information, opportunities, respect and recognition to which they are entitled and the services for which they are eligible; and help them integrate into and become valued members of their communities.
HH-0500.2500-250GED/High School Equivalency Test Instruction Definition
Programs that provide instruction for adults and eligible minors who have elected to take a series of tests which measure the extent to which they have gained the knowledge, skills and understanding ordinarily acquired through a high school education. Instruction and testing focus on writing, social studies, science, reading and mathematics. Individuals who pass the tests receive a high school equivalency certificate.
HL-2500.2900Higher Education Awareness/Support Programs Definition
Programs that encourage students, usually in middle school or high school, to consider higher education and to gain the skills necessary to be successful in the college, university or other postsecondary program of their choice. Services may include guidance from staff and mentors, academic preparation, SAT test preparation, college/university admissions and financial aid workshops, and visits to local colleges and universities.
YB-9000Young Adults Definition
Individuals who are generally between the ages of 18 and 25 depending on the ages that specific programs use for qualification.
YJ-0500.0500At Risk Youth Definition
Youth who, because of their economic, environmental or family situation, a health problem or disability or past behavior, are considered more likely than others to be affected by or become involved in child abuse or neglect, substance abuse, juvenile delinquency, gang behavior, adolescent pregnancy, truancy, unemployment and other problems which threaten their health, safety and/or personal development.
YV-3000.8000Homeless Youth Definition
Children or adolescents who have been abandoned by the adults responsible for their care or who have left their homes without notice or parental consent and who have no fixed place of residence.