September 6, 2012 in Washington Voices

Community services

 

Veterans Counseling – Free counseling services, sponsored by the Veterans Outreach Center, 100 N. Mullan Road; (509) 444-8387.

Attendant Care Registry – Free service matching disabled adults and children with personal care providers; sponsored by Coalition of Responsible Disabled; (509) 326-6355.

Change Point/Displaced Homemaker Center – For women and men who are making the transition from the home to the workforce because of a separation, divorce, loss of a spouse or partner, or for lack of employment. Free training is provided in computers, resume preparation, job and communication skills, and conflict resolution techniques. Sponsored by the Institute for Extended Learning. Call Denise McKinnon at (509) 279-6065 for more information or visit www.iel.spokane.edu.

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 Work Source Spokane; (509) 532-3120 or visit www.workspokane.org and click on “Job Seekers.”

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


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