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Youth in Transition Toolkit:


In(ter)dependent living

Daily life

Managing your home

Is the youth prepared to maintain a clean and safe household?

  • Awareness: Understand how to maintain a clean and safe household.
  • Exploration: Identify personal strengths, preferences, interests and needs related to home management.
  • Preparation: Practice skills for home management.
  • Implementation: Get settled in a preferred housing option, and then manage the home as independently as possible.

Workplace readiness training

LEARN: Develop your knowledge

Learn how to support youth in managing their home.

Review Staying in your home under Your Options to learn how to help youth prepare to manage their own home.

DO: Work with youth

Find curriculum, lessons, activities and other resources to help youth manage their home.

Explore this blog for resources and supports to teach household management life skills.

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