transitional living

The Spero Transitional Living Program provides individualized life skills coaching for youth 17.5 to 21 years old. 

Transitional Living program guides youth 17 1/2 to 21 toward independence. Youth attend school or seek employment as they work toward independence and self-sufficiency. Our Life Skills Coaches teach and mentor youth in maintaining a budget, preparing meals and other general skills they need to live on their own. Life skills coaches are available to youth 24 hours a day.

Spero Transitional Living Program teaches life skills related to:

-Getting and Maintaining a job

-Managing your money

-completing your education


-Daily Living Skills

-Connecting to Community Resources


Our program includes:

-Spiritual Life Activities

-24-hour Support

-Education Advocacy and Case-Management

-Vocational Skill Training and ongoing support in the workforce


Independent Living Opportunites

When a youth in care reaches 18 years of age our Independent Living Program will provide case management services and support to help a young person secure and maintain their own apartment. To qualify a youth must show efforts towards independence including earning a high school diploma or GED and 3 months stable employment.

Call 618.242.1070 ext. 246 for more information

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Although Spero Family Services is a faith-based agency, programs are open and available to anyone fitting the service criteria without discrimination and regardless of faith or denominational background.”