AdultFamilyPrograms

The Adult Education and Workforce Development program (AE&WD) is promotes self-empowerment, achievement and upward mobility among customers by connecting them to training and educational services. Services are designed to meet customers at their individual levels of need and then create pathways for them to achieve their employment and educational goals.

13
Apr
2021

Financial Literacy Virtual-Tuesday

04-13-2021 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:  Tuesday   

On Demand Access:  Yes______   Live Only __X___

13
Apr
2021

VIRTRDC001-Workshop-Manifesting a Growth Mindset

04-13-2021 6:00 pm -7:00 pm
Free

VIRTRDC001

Program Name: Workshop-Manifesting a Growth Mindset: In the Midst of a Pandemic Ages: Adults 18+

Facilitator: Residents Services      Fee: No fee required

Days of the Week:   Wednesday      ☒Tuesday   

Start Date: 2/24/2021       End Date: 5/26/2021

Start Time: 6pm                End Time: 7pm

Location: Online   

Program Description: A Monthly workshop dedicated to engaging participants in working on developing insight into their individual mindset and how it impacts their personal growth. The workshop will focus on the following areas:

  • Two types of Mindsets that impact our personal growth
  • Develop a personal understanding of the way our individual experiences influence our Mindsets
  • Learn 6 strategies to support a Growth Mindset
16
Apr
2021

WS001- Fire Prevention/Preparedness

04-16-2021 10:30 am -11:30 am
Virtual
Free

Program Name: Fire Prevention/Preparedness  Ages: Everyone

Facilitator: Resident Counselor                           Fee: Free

Days of the Week:     ☒Friday

Start Date: 4/16/2021       End Date: 4/16/2021
Start Time: 10:30 P.M.         End Time: 11:30 P.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.  This training attempts to prepare and equip participants to safeguard their homes and the occupants of those homes.   At the completion of this training, participants should be able to assess their home for fire readiness; test battery-operated and wired smoke detectors in their homes; create a fire emergency plan for their families; create, post and schedule regular fire drills and emergency evacuation plans in their homes. 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.

19
Apr
2021

Financial Literacy Virtual- Mondays

04-19-2021 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  

 

21
Apr
2021

CSC001 Virtual Housing Fundamentals

04-21-2021 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.      

21
Apr
2021

Financial Literacy Virtual-Wednesday

04-21-2021 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   

22
Apr
2021

Virtual Housing Fundamentals Series - Thursday

04-22-2021 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.

27
Apr
2021

Virtual Housing Fundamentals Series - Tuesday

04-27-2021 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.

28
Apr
2021

Virtual Spring Into Savings

04-28-2021 6:30 pm -7:30 pm
Virtual
Free

CODE: Virtual Spring Into Savings

Program Name: Spring Into Savings          Ages: Adults

Facilitator: Larissa Johnson                       Fee: No fee

Days of the Week:    ☒Wednesday

On Demand Access: Yes____ No_____ Live Only _X____

Start Date: 4/28/21    End Date: 4/28/21

Start Time: 6:30 pm   End Time: 7:30 pm

Virtual Access Needs: This program will be held on the Zoom Platform. Applicants will receive a link to access the program once the registration is completed.

Program Description: This session will highlight ways to reduce energy in your home and keep money in your pocket.   The presentation will be conducted by the Department of Environmental Protection and will be an interactive format similar to Jeopardy. Prizes are included. You must register to participate in this program.