What is Life Skills Programs for Young people?
Life Skills are a comprehensive set of universal cognitive and non-cognitive skills and abilities, connecting behavior, attitudes and knowledge that young people can develop and retain throughout their lives. Life Skills increases young people's well-being and help them to develop into active and productive members of the community.
There is evidence that both cognitive and non-cognitive abilities determine social and economic success for young people and adults. LSP is an informed and focused program targeted at young people with the view of reinforcing the importance of obtaining life skills in the formative years.
Prepares the Ishara Nepal students for life on their own after they leave school. The program teaches basic budgeting, cooking and house cleaning, purchasing, job interview techniques, computer and internet proficiency, advanced English classes, and other skills important to live on their own, youth mobilization, social awareness, rural community development, safe shelter,,love