Deptford Twp. – The Center for People in Transition at Rowan College at Gloucester County hosts a number of empowerment, legal and financial workshops during the month of June 2015. Unless otherwise noted, all workshops are free and open to the public. Must be at least 18 years or older to register. Call 856-415-2222 or email firstname.lastname@example.org to register.
How to Sell or Buy a House During Divorce — Learn how to avoid nine critical mistakes when considering selling or buying a house during a divorce! It meets Mon., June 1, 7 – 9 p.m.
Brian Ziegenfuss (Ziggy) from RE/MAX Connection
Resume Life Skills Workshop — Learn how to create the perfect resume and show prospective employers that you are the ideal candidate for the job. If you have a resume, bring it to the workshop. If you do NOT have a resume, email us at email@example.com or call 856-415-2256 for a Personal Data Form to complete and email or mail back before June 1. We will create a draft of a resume and give it to you at the beginning of the workshop. In an open forum style, all of the resumes will be critiqued. Don't miss this opportunity to learn how to get your resume noticed and to increase the chances of getting that interview. It meets Mon., June 1, 6 – 8 p.m.
Nancy Howard, M.S.
"Navigating Child Support" — Gloucester County Social Services Child Support Specialist Gina Foster describes the processes to establishing paternity, filing for support services and enforcing existing court orders. A review of the family court, probation and social services are discussed as well as individual rights. It meets Wed., June 3 from 6:30 – 8 p.m.
Gina Foster, Child Support Specialist, Gloucester County Social Services
Basic Computers – Mini Series — This is a 20-hour mini, basic computer class covering Microsoft Word 2013, and if time permits, Excel 2013. The non-refundable cost of the workshop is $20 for displaced homemakers and $50 for non-displaced homemakers. Please note, this class fills up quickly. Call to enroll now. Payment is due prior to the first day of class and is not refundable. It meets Thurs., June 4, 11, 18 and 25, 9:30 a.m.– 2:30 p.m.
Lauri Kuder, Microsoft Office Master
Interviewing Workshop — Securing an interview in today's market is in itself a major
victory. Close the deal by getting that job. What you do before, during and after the interview can make a big difference. Join us for information, tips and the chance to practice your
interviewing skills. It meets Mon., June 8 from 6 – 8 p.m.
Nancy Howard, M.S.
Engagement and Empowerment Series for Women — (You do not have to attend all three sessions.)
Part 1: Power of the Mind — The mind is a powerful force. Much of what we believe to be
rational thoughts are just our minds on autopilot. Discover how to take your mind off autopilot, become more mindful and aware, and begin to harness the power of your mind. It meets Wed., June 10 from 7 – 9 p.m.
Part 2: Engage in the Power of Support to Gain Empowerment — Support is created in many different ways. It is a network of people who help you through difficult times. Learn how to gain
empowerment through the power of support. It meets Wed., June 17 from 7 – 9 p.m.
Part 3: Engage in the Power of Doing to Create Empowerment — There is an old saying, "actions speak louder than words." Taking action and doing are the important steps to creating
empowerment and well-being. Learn to create your personal intentions along with your individual plan of support with action steps that work specifically for you. It meets Wed., June 24 from 7 – 9 p.m.
Sharon Roth-Lichtenfeld, Certified Professional Life Coach
Financial Aspects of Divorce —This one-night workshop will help you navigate the complicated process and stressful ordeal of divorce. It covers the broad range of financial issues you will face when going through divorce, help you avoid costly mistakes, clarify your expectations and begin planning for a "successful" divorce. It meets Tues., June 16,
6:30 – 8:30 p.m.
Joseph Johnson, Owner and Financial Advisor, Main Street Financial
Rowan College at Gloucester County's 250-acre campus is located on Tanyard Road in Deptford, just off Exit 56 of Route 55.