The Learning Enhancement and Resource Network (L.E.A.R.N.) program is a standalone SEd program based in a New Jersey community-based mental health center. The program supports people with mental health concerns in achieving their educational goals.
The L.E.A.R.N. provides services for adults with a mental disability, residing in Morris, Bergen, Sussex or Passaic Counties, who desire to get higher education. L.E.A.R.N. provides information, resources and support to help individuals gain access to post secondary, vocational and certificate programs. The goal of the program is to create a climate of encouragement and success while helping students in completing their course of study. The program helps with the educational enrollment process, connection to educational resources, and help in finding financial aid, grant and scholarship opportunities. Educational coaches assist with the development of learning skills and provide ongoing assistance and support throughout the educational experience.
- Eligibility: Adults residing in Morris County with a psychiatric disability;
- Age Groups: Adults;
- Community Services: Employment / Training.