Skills development offered by Haigos Group Homes :

  • Advise and assistance to manage money matters
  • Help with budgeting, shopping and nutritional cooking
  • Promote self image by encouraging a high standard of personal hygiene and self presentation.
  • Health education, ranging from addiction to obesity issues.
  • Supporting clients to gain practical skills such as cooking, doing their laundry and developing a daily routine.
  • Suport in job hunting by identifying skills, attendance of educational courses, assisting with application forms and interview techniques.
  • Help them to eventually move on their own, by providing stage by stage independent living accomodation programme.
  • Enhancing social confidence by developing social networks through links with local, social and sporting events.
  • Support to improve the access of clients in help servives such as Citizens Advice bureau, Bennefit Agency, Employment Agencies, Voluntary organizations and Further Educatuion.
  • Support in developing strategies to cope with disappoitments and challengies that life throws.