Independent Care Action Network (ICAN) is a non-residential, independent living program provided by PLC in Newark, DE. ICAN serves youth 16-21 as they age out of foster care. There are three major program components:
- Monthly educational, vocational, career, cultural and/or recreational related field trips or site visits.
- Twice monthly group skill building training on varied topics such as educational and employment options, financial literacy, consumer awareness, community resources, critical thinking, decision-making, time management, goal setting, and more.
- On-going individualized client services and assessments, case management, treatment planning, referrals, advocacy, and other transitional support.