Be strong enough to stand alone, smart enough to know when you need help and brave enough to ask for it.
Never go through life thinking you are alone. There are tons of organizations and resources out there to help you along the way. All you have to do is ask.
At the end of the day, your future lies in your hands. What you choose to do with it depends on you.
Below list 5 steps you feel you need to make to ensure that you will become independent or to maintain your independence.