an outstretched hand signifying helping another illustrating the URC Collaborative Approach To Empowering Individuals

United Returing Citizens Collaborative Approach To Empowering Individuals

The empowerment programs are a seven-step program to develop self-sufficient clients. In addition to job search and training and financial literacy skills, the different elements of the program are:

  1. Mindfulness and personal development planning
  2. Vocational development and interest inventories
  3. Substance abuse prevention
  4. Interpersonal and intrapersonal skill development
  5. Relationships, parenting and family
  6. Community involvement and social responsibility
  7. Independent living preparation/follow up