Life in the Hood
- Category:Foster/Adoptive Parents, Life Skills Materials, Program Coordinators, Stuff for Youth, Teacher/Student Resources
Written in a conversational manner and with input from hundreds of foster youth nationwide, Life in the Hood is a 96-page roadmap for older teens and young adults as they face up to challenges of living on their own in a college dorm or an apartment. This compact, spiral-bound guide gives practical advice on housing, transportation, finance, nutrition, and health. Also provides advice on workplace essentials and achieving success as a student.