Out of Poverty is a program of personal change. It is intended for individuals whose lives are habituated and sustained in poverty. Out of Poverty affirms that change is possible. Following a step-by-step process within a group context, this program creates and fosters an environment in which change can and does occur.
What is different about Out of Poverty? Out of Poverty utilizes a group process for personal transformation. The process begins with the person's accepting responsibility for his/her own experience of poverty. The program is delivered through a series of twelve lessons. These lessons stress self-management, work relevant values, and self-determination. Participants commit to learn and practice new behaviors, and to share that journey with other participants.
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