The Life Skills Academy has 4 domain areas Community Engagement, Daily Living, Higher Education and Identity & Healthy Relationships. Each domain is color coded to help you to identify and choose a variety of classes that meet your individual needs.

LSA classes are open to young people ages 16-22 unless stated otherwise. young people must register for each class they would like to take. If the class is at capacity, young people will need to wait until the class is offered again to attend.

Courses

A course consists of a span of 3-6 classes that cover a particular topic and have a set curriculum. Some courses allow LSA students to take a few classes of the course, others require students to take the entire course. LSA students are given a certificate for attending all classes in a course and are eligible to receive prizes and stipends after they have attended several courses and after they have attended a course in each domain.

Identity & Health Relationships Classes

LSA offers classes related to fitness, the Arts (dance, music, poetry, visual arts, etc.), safer sex education and cultural heritage. We also provide gender specific support groups.



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Emotional Intelligence Jeopardy

November 28, 2018 | 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm

Come join us for games around emotional needs in a group setting. Snacks and drinks will be provided with our amazing therapist from New Day. Instructor: Victoria Standley 4:30 pm-6:00 pm

Daily Living Classes

LSA offers classes related to money management, career development, self-care and daily living essential skills.



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Thanksgiving Dinner Social!

November 22, 2018 | 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Any young people are welcome to come and eat and build community at the Life Skills Academy for Thanksgiving appreciation. 12:00 pm-2:00 pm


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Emotional Intelligence Jeopardy

November 28, 2018 | 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm

Come join us for games around emotional needs in a group setting. Snacks and drinks will be provided with our amazing therapist from New Day. Instructor: Victoria Standley 4:30 pm-6:00 pm

Higher Education

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Community Engagement

LSA offers classes to help students get integrated in their communities.  These classes help develop leadership skills and provide opportunities for mentorship and volunteering.



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U.N.I.T.Y. Youth(Don’t count for TLP) Leadership Team

November 26, 2018 | 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm

(Uniting Neighborhoods Involving the Youth)All young people ages 16-22 are welcome. These meeting are for young people who are interested in creating change around young people experiencing homelessness, community needs and youth voice in the Life Skills Academy community. These meetings do not count for entering the TLP program. However, food and drinks are provided, community service is welcome and a possible stipend in the future may happen. Adult Lead: Cesar Gonzalez 4:30 pm-6:00 pm