Young Adults

We help young adults gain the skills necessary to transition into adult and professional life and provide social opportunities to practice those skills while building a safe, supportive community.

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Services

We offer specialized services to help participants meet their personal goals and thrive. Participants may take part in any number of the following service options.

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    Individual Planning

    Participants work with Pathways staff to develop a goals-based individual service plan.

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    Social College

    Social College is a series of goal-directed discussions and activities focusing on participant-identified social topics.

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    Social Growth

    Social Growth focuses on increasing positive social experiences, expanding social circles, elevating self-confidence and improving self-esteem through supported leisure programming.

Eligibility information

Learn more about whether you or your loved one is eligible to participate or for assistance based on the requirements for St. Louis City, St. Louis County, St. Charles County or Jefferson County.

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Upcoming activities for young adults

List of Upcoming Events
Event Name Description Region Category Ages Timing

Bachelor Mondays

Monday, March 2, 2020

Tin Roof will have The Bachelor playing on all of their TVs. Who dod you think will get the final rose? This will be the episode prior to the finale.

Event Regions: St. Louis City
Event Categories: Arts & Entertainment
Event Ages: Adults, Seniors, Young Adults
Event Timing: Weekday Evening

Dining Out STL Buffalo Wild Wings

Tuesday, March 3, 2020

Enjoy dinner and good conversation with friends.

*If you are interested in creating a March Madness Bracket, consider attending the event on March 18th.

Event Regions: Central St. Louis County
Event Categories: Dining Out
Event Ages: Adults, Seniors, Young Adults
Event Timing: Weekday Evening

Social College

Tuesday, March 3, 2020

Topic: From Invitation to Implementation

In the first 3 weeks, the group will learn skills related to planning a small group. During the last 2 weeks, attend the events you plan!

Event Regions: St. Charles County
Event Categories: Educational & Instructional
Event Ages: Adults, Seniors, Young Adults
Event Timing: Weekday Evening

Play Live Nation

Wednesday, March 4, 2020

Play Live Nation is a premium gaming lounge that offers a variety of social games (video and board games). Before playing, the group will eat dinner in the Food Court.

Event Regions: Central St. Louis County
Event Categories: Sports & Games
Event Ages: Adults, Seniors, Young Adults
Event Timing: Weekday Evening

Brunch at Rooster

Thursday, March 5, 2020

After brunch, the group will go view an exhibit at Carpenter Library Branch. The exhibit is a celebration of Women’s History Month.

Event Regions: St. Louis City
Event Categories: Arts & Entertainment, Dining Out
Event Ages: Adults, Seniors, Young Adults
Event Timing: Weekday

Chess Club

Friday, March 6, 2020

The group will eat dinner at Subway then walk to the Saint Louis Chess Club. There is an exhibit called “Chess in Space” and free classes we can take. More information will be provided while the group eats dinner.

Event Regions: St. Louis City
Event Categories: Sports & Games
Event Ages: Adults, Seniors, Young Adults
Event Timing: Weekday Evening
Allaina

Allaina: Socialize to Succeed

Allaina has been with us for several years, participating in our programs as soon as she was eligible. Before Allaina began attending our events, her dad volunteered to make sure we offered the type of programs he knew his daughter needed to succeed. Since starting here, Allaina has thrived and dramatically improved her social skills and connections in the community.

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Latest resources

Community Safety Quick Tips

Review our general safety tips regarding such topics as money safety, transportation awareness, awareness in public and personal space.

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Personal Safety Bingo

Download our personal safety bingo cards and start engaging in the community in safe and aware ways.

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Taking Uber & Lyft

Download this personal safety checklist to make sure you’re aware and secure when riding in a Lyft or Uber.

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Using Google Maps

Download this presentation and learn how to use Google Maps for both computers and phones to get where you need to go.

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