December 27, 2012 in Washington Voices

Community services

 

Citizenship Course – Offered by World Relief Spokane, 1522 N. Washington St., Suite 204; (509) 484-9829.

Employment, Education and Training – For Spokane County residents who have been laid off from work or have low income; provided through WorkSource Spokane. Call (509) 532-3120 or visit www.workspokane. org and click on “Job Seekers.”

Employment and Training – For low-income youths 16-21 years old in Spokane County. Next Generation Zone, (509) 340-7800; www.nextgenzone.org.

Free Career Counseling and Job Search Assistance – For low-income residents of Spokane County; WorkSource Spokane. Call (509) 532-3120 or visit www.workspokane. org and click on “Job Seekers.”

Free Counseling for Unplanned Pregnancies – With open adoption services, sponsored by Spokane Consultants in Family Living, 1623 W. Gardner Ave.; (509) 328-6274.

Free GED Preparation and Testing – For low-income dropout youths age 16-21 in Spokane County; Next Generation Zone, (509) 340-7800; www.nextgenzone.org.

GED Preparation – Ages 19 and up at many sites in Spokane; call the Community Colleges Institute for Extended Learning Adult Basic Education, (509) 533-4600, or visit www.iel.spokane.edu.

Miryam’s House of Transition – For women moving through life crisis; (509) 747-9222.

Spokane Community College – Offers free workshops on labor market and career preparation information, including assistance with resumes and cover letters. SCC Lair Student Center, 1810 N. Greene St. (509) 533-7249; www.scc.spokane.edu/?cces.

Veterans Counseling – Veterans Outreach Center, 100 N. Mullan Road; (509) 444-8387.


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