EMPLOYMENT WORKSHOP …
STRENGTHEN YOUR CONFLICT RESOLUTION SKILLS!
WHEN: Saturday, February 24, 2018, 10am – 2pm
WHERE: Harambee Church (316 S 3rd St, Renton, WA 98057)
WHAT: New Year/New Career … or do you excel at your current one? Are you finding yourself involved in altercations with coworkers and/or supervisors? Are you coachable? Come and learn the skills you need to handle these situations in a positive way! Join Solid Ground’s Homelessness Prevention Programs for an amazing FREE Soft Skills Workshop with interactive participation in a positive learning atmosphere – facilitated by Conflict Resolution Specialist Jada Berteaux.
⇒ A light breakfast ⇒ A hot lunch ⇒ Prizes & giveaways! ⇒ Gift bags ⇒ … And more!!
RSVP REQUIRED! To RSVP or for more information, contact Celestine Berrysmith at: 206.694.6808 or Celestineb@solid-ground.org.
NEW WINTER SHELTER LOCATION
WHEN: February 1 – 28, 2018, 7:30pm – 6:30am
WHERE: Our Lady of the Lake Parish Office (3517 NE 89th St, Seattle, WA 98115)
WHAT: The winter men and women’s shelter relocated to Our Lady of the Lake effective February 1. Open hours are nightly 7:30pm – 6:30am the following morning. It is recommended to call to check space availability. Walk-ins are accepted if maximum capacity hasn’t been reached.
FOR INFO ON SPACE AVAILABILITY: Call 971.248.0320.
SHOP SMART EVENT DAY
WHEN: Saturday, March 17, 2018, 12 – 4pm (Note: You can come at any time between noon – 4pm, but please allow yourself one hour to complete the tour)
WHERE: Ballard Fred Meyer (915 NW 45th St, Seattle, WA 98107)
WHAT: Want to learn how to save money at the grocery store and buy healthier foods for your family? Join Solid Ground’s Cooking Matters for a grocery store event day – FREE to anyone with an EBT card!
During the Store Tour, you’ll practice skills like:
⇒ buying fruits & vegetables ⇒ comparing unit prices to find bargains ⇒ reading & comparing food labels ⇒ identifying whole grains ⇒ sticking to your budget while grocery shopping!
At the tour, you’ll receive:
- $10 gift card to purchase healthy groceries of your choice (using the skills learned on the tour)
- a FREE book full of tasty recipes and simple tips on buying healthy, low-cost foods (available in English and Spanish)
- a FREE reusable grocery bag
QUESTIONS/RSVP: Please contact Coral Mercado at firstname.lastname@example.org or 206.694.6731.
YOUNG ADULT SUNDAY MEALS
WHEN: Every Sunday, 1 – 2pm
WHERE: University Family YMCA across from Walgreens (5003 12th Ave NE, Seattle, WA 98105)
WHAT: Join us every Sunday at the University Family YMCA for our homeless outreach program. We open our doors for teens and youth experiencing homelessness in our community to enjoy a warm meal and take a warm shower between 1 & 2pm. Everyone is welcome. (The YMCA of Greater Seattle strengthens communities in King and South Snohomish counties through youth development, healthy living and social responsibility.)
⇒ Free meal ⇒ Free shower ⇒ Access to clothing & personal items ⇒ Resource connections
QUESTIONS? Contact 206.524.1400 or visit the University Family YMCA website.