The Neighbor Network is a holistic approach to providing our neighbors with resources and education to aid them in their transition from living in crisis to living in wholeness and dignity. Services include workshops in financial literacy and life skills which are coupled with case management and support services. Click here if you would like to volunteer in the Neighbor Network program as a Mentor, Workshop Facilitator or Tutor. Click here if you would like to sign up for a workshop.
Life Skills Training
We offer workshops that equip our neighbors with the resources and education necessary to ensure better family functioning. Our Lunch & Learn* workshops focus on individual topics such as car care, home maintenance, and preparing for stressful life events. Our Organized Life workshops give ideas on how to better organize your home, family, work, and life. Our Family Fun & Fitness workshops offer low impact Yoga, Thai Chi, Sit & Be Fit and other fun family friendly activities.
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*Lunch & Learns are breakout sessions that cover home-related topics teaching life skills. Please bring your lunch or a potluck dish to share with your neighbors. We often have recipes to sample from our Nutrition Education classes as well.
These workshops support our neighbors with the development of the skills necessary to gain and maintain a self sufficient life style of living within their means.
- Budgeting Basics
- Budgeting & Beyond
- End of Year Budget
- Budgeting for the New Year
- Pay Yourself First
- Small Business Basics
- Learning to Save
- Lunch & Learn – Credit
*Lunch & Learns are breakout sessions that cover home-related topics teaching life skills. Please bring your lunch or a potluck dish to share with your neighbors. We often have recipes to sample from our Cooking Matters classes as well.
Our services are free of charge for our neighbors seeking to gain the tools and resources necessary to live a sustainable life. Feel free to share with those that may benefit from these programs. All programs are open to those at or below 200% poverty level. Workshops are offered on a rotation and we are always adding new content so please call 479-246-0104 for the most current offerings. Class sizes are limited so contact ustoday.