Brikti aged out of foster care and needed help. She found Buckner NextStep, a supervised independent living program that provides young adults with the support they need to meet their educational, career and independent living goals and achieve self-sufficiency.
Through training, coaching, personalized service coordination and opportunities for spiritual development, youth like Brikti develop the skills to:
- Build supportive relationships and connections
- Pursue educational and vocational opportunities
- Manage finances
- Secure housing
- Maintain health management
- Explore their identity and culture