Posted: Sep 17, 2007, 14:04
Ft. Washington, Maryland
Dr. Jean Robinson, Executive Director
Strive, Inc. is a non-credit, CEU, certificate granting, college campus and community based career life planning program for students 18 yrs. and older, with moderate to severe LD, who may have received special education services in high school, or students with tested abilities in the low average intelligence range.
Strive offers college bound LD students support with career planning, community based training and employment, academic referrals and courses through Northern Virginia Community College. Strives independent living residence, Cornerstone Foundation, has four components to its program: from total supervised transitional living to almost entirely independent living.
The residence at Cornerstone Foundation has a live-in counselor as well as rotating residential staff. Students have access to tennis courts, the neighborhood pool and public transportation.