Tag: LISA Inc.

Life Skills Academy teaches skills needed for transition into adulthood

By SHERIDAN ROY STAFF WRITER The local nonprofit, LISA (living in safe alternatives) Inc., is unrolling a new initiative that will provide youth with the opportunity to learn necessary skills for transitioning into adulthood. The LISA, Inc. life skills academy…

‘Spring cleaning’ is March’s theme at LISA, Inc.

By SHERIDAN ROY STAFF WRITER Living in Safe Alternatives (LISA), Inc.’s ongoing 2019 community collections calendar gives locals the opportunity to donate items that will support and empower youth ages 17-23 in child protection services throughout Connecticut. Each month of…

LISA, Inc. comes home to Plainville

By SHERIDAN CYR STAFF WRITER Living in Safe Alternatives (LISA), Inc., a Southington-based non-profit organization with arms stretched across the state, offers an array of programs to assist teens in the custody of the Department of Children and Families. The…

Agency gets grant to educate girls about human trafficking

By LINDSAY CAREY STAFF WRITER Living in Safe Alternatives (LISA, Inc.) received a $4,000 grant from the Women and Girls’ Fund at the Main Street Foundation to support curriculum that will educate young girls between the ages of 12 and…