Strengthening Families

Tackling the Tough Skills

Description: A fun, innovative and highly interactive life skills curriculum to help hard-to-reach adults or teens prepare for success in work and life. A program on building life skills. 

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Curriculum/program overview: Tackling the Tough Skills is a program on building life skills. The curriculum includes sections on attitude, responsibility, communication, decision making and problem solving and preparing for the workplace. Participants will learn basic life skills necessary for a happier, more productive live. They will learn skills needed to find and keep employment.

This curriculum works well with low literacy audiences. It is simple to use and understand. Many hands-on activities are included. This curriculum works well with incarcerated adults, clients of domestic violence shelters and many community action agency clients and DFS clients.

Contact person: Jacque Benson

Evaluation tool: extension.missouri.edu/hes/evaluation/evaluationforms.htm

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Fee information: No consistent delivery method, therefore, no state recommended fee

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