Braley & Thompson, Inc. Independent Living of Harrisonburg, Virginia
Independent Living Apartment Program for Foster Youth in Harrisonburg, VA
“Excellence in community-based services”
“We owe it to our children to give them a dignified and hopeful future.” – Giorgio Napolitano
Braley & Thompson provides a professionally designed Independent Living Apartment Program for foster care youth from ages 17 – 21. Our Harrisonburg, VA independent living apartment program offers a safe, secure living environment augmented with a variety of educational support programs and staff input. We strive to assist participants with developing necessary life skills, pursuing educational opportunities, and gaining access to employment assistance. Case management service is provided to further assist our tenants with securing any additional supports that may be required for a successful transition to independent living.
Community Independent Living Program in Harrisonburg, VA
Braley & Thompson’s one-year independent living program serves youth in the Harrisonburg, Virginia area. While living in their own family homes, apartments, or housing situations, youth are able to participate in our community independent living program. This supportive framework provides youth with the skills and tools necessary to successfully achieve their independent living goals and integrate into the community.
Our staff members advise our youth on subjects including budgeting, life skills training, education, and employment. Training is personalized to meet the needs of each client and 24/7 staff access is available. In addition, Braley & Thompson also offers an abbreviated independent living curriculum course that is completed in ten weeks. Our curriculum course covers the basics of independent living and includes hands-on experience and personalized guidance from a professional life skills trainer to meet the specific needs of each client.