This is a 14 weeks Lifeskills Programme, held once a week throughout the year. This Programme has been structured to allow young adults to start at any given point throughout the Programme.
Run by the DíonProject (YMCA), Fast Forward aims to provide independent living skills to young adults. The aim is to assist with the development of necessary skills needed to secure and maintain independent living, ultimately equipping young adults with the skills needed to successfully manage a home.
Week 1: Introduction to the Programme
Week 2: Social Welfare: Rights and Entitlements
Week 3: Threshold: Sustaining a Tenancy
Week 4: Sexual Health/Relationships (First Session)
Week 5: Sexual Health/Relationships (Second Session)
Week 6: CCTU: Employment Rights
Week 7: Life coaching
Week 8: Health Eating/Lifestyle
Week 9: Healthy Relationships (First Session)
Week 10: Healthy Relationships (Second Session)
Week 11: Aromatherapy
Week 12: Dealing with Conflict
Week 13: Budgeting
Week 14: Programme Evaluation