Help of Southern Nevada provides educational and work readiness services in a positive support system to help homeless and at-risk youth obtain career and educational aspirations. Participating youth may have had histories of substance abuse, are pregnant or parenting teens, may have had involvement in the juvenile justice system or have been charged for crimes as an adult. Participants take part in educational planning and credentialing assistance, work readiness, leadership development and life skills support programming.
List of Services Provided
Support and advocacy services for in school youth to help ensure increased numbers of high school graduates <br> Dropout prevention (Local High School Sites: Basic, Bonanza, Chaparral, Cimarron, Clark, Del Sol and Sunrise Mountain)<br> Help remove barriers that prevent youth in obtaining a high school diploma, GED, certified vocational training and/or post-secondary education opportunities <br> Tutoring support and instruction on attaining a high school diploma or GED<br> Work readiness<br> Life skills support, adult mentoring, guidance counseling and follow-up services<br> Transportation assistance for education, training, job search and work experience opportunities<br> Child Care Assistance<br>