15
Jun
2021

Financial Literacy Virtual-Tuesday

06-15-2021 2:00 pm -3:30 pm
Free

CODE: Financial Literacy Virtual

Program Name: Financially Re-Inventing Yourself During COVID   Ages: Adults

Facilitator: Resident Services-Financial Literacy Coach          Fee: Free

On Demand Access:  Yes______   Live Only __X___

Virtual Access Needs: Access to Google Meet link and dial –in information will be included on the calendar invite one individual registers.

Program Description: Examining Financial and Credit challenges during COVID. Addressing budget and credit challenges during COVID19. Helping HOC and waitlist members identify financial choices to maintain their family budget. Examining and addressing credit issues caused by COVID 19. On-line registration required.

Days of the Week:  Tuesday   

On Demand Access:  Yes______   Live Only __X___

16
Jun
2021

CSC001 Virtual Housing Fundamentals

06-16-2021 6:00 pm -7:30 pm
Service Coordination Virtual Workshop
Free

Program Name: HOUSING FUNDAMENTALS Ages: 18 and Up

Facilitator: Resident Counselor        Fee: Free

Days of the Week:    ☒Wednesday    Start Time:   6:00 P.M.        End Time: 7:30 P.M.     
                                 ☒Thursday        Start Time: 10:00 A.M.       End Time: 11:30 A.M.

Location: Service Coordination Virtual Workshop

Program Description: Everyone needs safe, decent and stable housing. This interactive workshop focuses on the agency’s mission in keeping residents housed in the various housing programs that the Housing Opportunities Commission has to offer. The workshop attempts to empower participants with information that will assist them in being successful with housing. The workshop combines effective strategies and information on available resources that can help a resident to successfully maintain his/her housing. Participants will develop a better understanding of his/her housing program and guidelines and the rights and responsibilities outlined in a lease.   Must register online to participate.   Registered participants will receive virtual instructions.      

16
Jun
2021

Financial Literacy Virtual-Wednesday

06-16-2021 6:00 pm -7:30 pm
Free

CODE: Financial Literacy Virtual

Program Name: Financially Re-Inventing Yourself During COVID   Ages: Adults

Facilitator: Resident Services-Financial Literacy Coach                     Fee: Free

On Demand Access:  Yes______   Live Only __X___

Virtual Access Needs: Access to Google Meet link and dial –in information will be included on the calendar invite one individual registers.

Program Description: Examining Financial and Credit challenges during COVID. Addressing budget and credit challenges during COVID19. Helping HOC and waitlist members identify financial choices to maintain their family budget. Examining and addressing credit issues caused by COVID 19. On-line registration required.

Days of the Week:   Wednesday   

21
Jun
2021

Financial Literacy Virtual- Mondays

06-21-2021 5:00 pm -6:30 pm
Virtual
Free

Program Name: Financially Re-Inventing Yourself During COVID   Ages: Adults

Facilitator: Resident Services-Financial Literacy Coach                 Fee: Free

On Demand Access:  Yes______   Live Only __X___

Virtual Access Needs: Access to Google Meet link and dial –in information will be included on the calendar invite one individual registers.

Program Description: Examining Financial and Credit challenges during COVID. Addressing budget and credit challenges during COVID19. Helping HOC and waitlist members identify financial choices to maintain their family budget. Examining and addressing credit issues caused by COVID 19. On-line registration required.

Days of the Week:   Monday  

 

22
Jun
2021

Virtual Housing Fundamentals Series - Tuesday

06-22-2021 10:00 am -11:00 am
Virtual
Free

Program Name: HOUSING FUNDAMENTALS Information Session   Ages: 18 and Up

Facilitator: Resident Counselor       Fee: Free

Days of the Week:  ☒Tuesday    

Start Date: 3/23/2021       End Date: 3/23/2021
Start Time: 10:00 A.M.      End Time: 11:00 A.M.

Start Date: 4/27/2021        End Date: 4/27/2021
Start Time: 10:00 A.M.      End Time: 11:00 A.M.

Start Date: 5/25/20201      End Date: 5/25/2021 
Start Time: 10:00 A.M.      End Time: 11:00 A.M.

Start Date: 6/22/2021        End Date: 6/22/2020
Start Time: 10:00 A.M.       End Time: 11:00 A.M.

Location: Service Coordination Virtual Resource Sharing

Program Description: Need to know how to find and navigate available resources? Resident Services will host monthly resource sharing sessions monthly. This is an opportunity for participants to learn about available resources at HOC and in the community to include food resources, wellness, financial assistance resources for emergencies, employment, tuition assistance, etc. The sessions are offered on the fourth Tuesday of each month during the day and on the fourth Thursday in the evening. Staff will provide information on how to navigate services. This will also provide a space for participants to inquire about their resource needs. In addition, this will be an opportunity for participants to learn about the services offered by the Resident Services Division. Must register online to participate. Registered participants will receive virtual instructions.      

If you are experiencing technical difficulties on this site, contact Stephanie Moore at (240) 627-9699.

24
Jun
2021

Virtual Housing Fundamentals Series - Thursday

06-24-2021 6:00 pm -7:00 pm
Virtual
Free

Program Name: HOUSING FUNDAMENTALS Information Session  Ages: 18 and Up

Facilitator: Resident Counselor                    Fee: Free

Days of the Week:    ☒Thursday   

Start Date: 3/25/2021       End Date: 3/25/2021
Start Time: 6:00 P.M.       End Time: 7:00 P.M.

Start Date:4/22/2021        End Date: 4/22/2021
Start Time: 6:00 P.M.        End Time: 7:00 P.M.

Start Date: 5/27/2021        End Date: 5/27/2021 
Start Time: 6:00 P.M.        End Time: 7:00 P.M.

Start Date: 6/24/2020        End Date: 6/24/2020
Start Time: 6:00 P.M.        End Time: 7:00 P.M.

Location: Service Coordination Virtual Resource Sharing

Program Description: Need to know how to find and navigate available resources? Resident Services will host monthly resource sharing sessions monthly. This is an opportunity for participants to learn about available resources at HOC and in the community such as food resources, wellness, financial assistance resources for emergencies, employment, tuition assistance, etc. The sessions are offered on the fourth Tuesday of each month during the day and on the fourth Thursday in the evening. Staff will provide information on how to navigate services. This will also provide a space for participants to inquire about their resource needs. In addition, this will be an opportunity for participants to learn about the services offered by the Resident Services Division. Must register online to participate.   Registered participants will receive virtual instructions.      

If you are experiencing technical difficulties on this site, contact Stephanie Moore at (240) 627-9699.

10
Jul
2021

STW001: Virtual Small Business Strategy Course

07-10-2021 9:30 am - 11-20-2021 12:30 pm
Virtual
Free

Program Name: Small Business Strategy Course             Ages: 18+

Facilitator: A. Anne Alston                                                Fee: $55.00

Days of the Week: ☐Saturday 

Start Date: 7/10/2021      End Date: 11/20/2021

Start Time: 9:30AM         End Time: 12:30PM

Location: Virtual via Zoom 

Program Description: ALSTNTEC is a Small Business consulting company that aims to help business start-ups and new entrepreneurs in various stages of their small business goals; and provide a platform to promote and market products and services. The 10-week program offers professional small business training, workshops, mentoring, and small business promotional services. Please note that attendance for the Small Business Strategy Orientation is mandatory for all participants attending the course. 

*Please note that the courses will be held on Saturdays. *

12
Jul
2021

VIRTCAD001-Computer Assisted Design (CAD) 6th -9th Graders

07-12-2021 1:00 pm - 07-16-2021 4:00 pm
Virtual
$10.00

CODE VIRTCAD001

Program Name: Computer Assisted Design (CAD)      Ages: Rising 6 th- rising 9thth grade students

Facilitator: HOC Academy                                                Fee: $10 per student

Days of the Week: ☒Monday   ☒Tuesday   ☒Wednesday   ☒Thursday   ☒Friday

Start Date: 7/12/2021       End Date: 7/16/2021

Start Time: 1:00pm End Time: 4:00pm

Location: Online

Program Description: Designers of all kinds have been able to bring their creations to life using Computer Assisted Design (CAD). CAD makes it possible for anyone to design whatever they can imagine and see it in 2D and/or 3D. Interior designers, fashion designers, car makers, toymakers, game designers, architects and more use CAD as the first step in production. In this camp students will learn and use CAD to sketch, design projects, create characters, and compete in design challenges. Each registered participant will receive a wireless computer mouse and be entered to win a 3D printer.   Must have a MCPS login to participate

15
Jul
2021

Housing Fundamentals-Thursday

07-15-2021 10:00 am -11:30 am
Virtual
Free

Program Name: HOUSING FUNDAMENTALS          Ages: 18 and Up

Facilitator: Resident Counselor                                   Fee: Free

Days of the Week: ☐Monday   ☐Tuesday   ☐Wednesday   ☒Thursday   ☐Friday

Start Date: 7/15/2021       End Date: 7/15/2021

Start Time: 10:00 A.M.       End Time: 11:30 A.M.

Location: Service Coordination Virtual Workshop

Program Description: Everyone needs safe, decent and stable housing. This interactive workshop focuses on the agency’s mission in keeping residents housed in the various housing programs that the Housing Opportunities Commission has to offer. The workshop attempts to empower participants with information that will assist them in being successful with housing. The workshop combines effective strategies and information on available resources that can help a resident to successfully maintain his/her housing. Participants will develop a better understanding of his/her housing program and guidelines and the rights and responsibilities outlined in a lease. Must register online to participate.   Registered participants will receive virtual instructions.      

19
Jul
2021

STW001- K & M Virtual Summer Fun Camp Ages: 6 - 12

07-19-2021 4:00 pm - 08-13-2021 6:00 pm
$25.00

Program Name: K & M Virtual Summer Fun Camp   Ages: 6 - 12

Facilitator: Katrina Taylor & Mary Ellison                    Fee: $25 per child  

Days of the Week:  ☒Monday   ☒Tuesday   ☒Wednesday   ☒Thursday   ☒Friday

Start Date: 7/19/2021    End Date: 8/13/2021

Start Time: 4:00 p.m.     End Time: 6:00 p.m.

Location: Online

Program Description: We have the perfect solution to your at home summer play. Enjoy live interactive sessions and learn to build, craft, create and test your skills to win prizes. HOC Elementary-aged youth residing in Montgomery County are welcome to register. Camp Highlights: Art & Crafts, Health & Fitness, Science, Games, Cooking, and Daily Challenges. Each child will be provided with a supply kit, guided instruction, personal log in ID, completion certificate and gift for perfect attendance. The final day to register is Friday, July 9, 2021.

NOTICE: Participants must have internet service, and a ChromeBook or electronic device to log in.