Community Services Consortium

Serving Linn, Benton, and Lincoln counties in Oregon. Helping people. Changing lives.

Wednesday, February 5, 2014

Second Chance Renter Rehabilitation Classes Coming in April

The Second Chance Program Renter's Rehabilitation Workshop Series will be holding classes in April. The program is designed to help prospective renters overcome obstacles which prevent them from obtaining housing. Consisting of six classes taught by qualified instructors from the community, topics include:
  • How to be a Good Tenant
  • Energy Education
  • Landlord/Tenant Issues
  • Goal Setting
  • Conflict Resolution
  • Basic Budgeting
Participants must attend all six workshops to receive a certificate. The series runs on Mondays and Wednesdays, 10:00am to noon, on Monday, April 7th, Wednesday, April 9th, Monday, April 14th, Wednesday, April 16th, Monday, April 21st, and Wednesday, April 23rd. All workshops are held at the Community Services Consortium office in Albany, 250 Broadalbin St. SW, upstairs.

Pre-registration is required. The registration deadline is Tuesday, April 1. For more information or to register, please contact Cindy Pratt-DeMarzo at 541-758-2632 or visit the Second Chance Program website.

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