Youre growing up.
Youre reaching out.
Youre stretching to the limits.
Youre making your own sense out of life.
And the Contra Costa County Independent Living
Skills Program is here to help you every step
along the way.
Growing up in foster care presents some unique
challenges. There are many corners and pages for
you to turn. You have some rights and some responsibilities,
and well help you sort through both. Getting
ready for emancipation can be work, but theres
also a lot of fun to be had.
Are you headed to college? We'll find mentors
and tutors for you. Well take you on campus
tours. We'll help you apply for financial aid
Ready to roll up your sleeves and go to work?
Well help you with resumes and practice
job interviews with you. Were here ready
to offer advice, if you ask.
Well help you find an apartment and a roommate.
Were here with resources, ideas and even
a shoulder if you ever need one.
Come make new friends. Discover more about whats
waiting for you in the real world. Along the way,
youll meet a lot of wonderful peoplepeople
you can count on
You can reach ILSP at 1-866-994-4577