Participants in the Flourish program receives job placement and retention services. They are referred to the center by the Illinois Department of Human Services training department.
AARCB’s Flourish program provides TANF customers with tools and support to overcome barriers that prevent employment and gain access to economic opportunities. In addition, the Flourish program serves as a community resource allowing TANF customers to be become contributing members of their community byway of their:
LIFE SKILLS DEVELOPMENT in the areas of
communication and interpersonal skills
decision making and problem-solving skills
self-awareness and empathy
assertiveness or self-control
Resilience or ability to cope with problems
JOB READINESS TRAINING
EDUCATION REFERRAL AND DEVELOPMENT
GED, ESL, Apprenticeships, Internships
COMMUNITY SERVICES PROVIDER REFERRALS
On the job training
For more information call Arnette Anderson-Simmons, TANF Coordinator, at 815.962.9117.
TANF - Temporary Assistance for Needy Families