HOMES FOR CHILDREN CORPORATION
FOSTERING CHANGE INITIATIVE
Fostering Change Initiative provides support for youth to engage in meaningful, age-appropriate developmental opportunities that encourage confidence and leadership development outside the classroom that foster independence, encourage creativity and provide new perspectives including: Enrichment and extracurricular activities, summer learning opportunities and weekend retreats.
Fostering Success was developed to focus on improved educational outcomes for children and youth who are particularly vulnerable group of students and often have extraordinary needs due to their life circumstances. Fostering Success will empower students by helping them set clear goals, lay a sound academic foundation, and explore career pathways while still in high school. Students are provided with coaching and support and support aimed at uncovering aptitudes and interests. Students will be able to enroll in and complete post-secondary certifications, credentials and degrees they need to launch a promising career.
Summer Strategy adds engaging, educational activities to the typical summer experience for youth ages 6 to 18. Summer Strategy comes with the opportunity for field trips that allow students to apply for what they have learned in the classroom to the real world.
Connecting the classroom to outside life experiences is an integral part of the curriculum and a powerful method for students to gain knowledge, authenticate learning, build confidence and develop critical thinking skills.