FREE SUMMER MEALS & RECREATIONAL ACTIVITIES
WHEN: Monday – Friday, June 27 – August 24, 2018, 9:30am – 4pm
WHERE: View list of 19 locations
WHAT: As school is ending, so is access to free breakfast and Free & Reduced Lunch. Luckily, United Way of King County has brought back the free Summer Meals program with 200+ meal sites spread across the state. Breakfast, lunch, supper and/or snacks will be served throughout sites during various meal times. Meals are free for all youth ages 18 and under. In addition, there will be fun learning activities!
- board games
- recreational games
FOR MORE INFO: Please contact Nicholas Farline at 206.615.0303 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
WOMEN’S WORTH & RIGHTS IN THE WORKPLACE
WHEN: Wednesday, June 27, 2018, 9am – 12pm
WHERE: WorkSouce Downtown @ Opportunity Place (2024 3rd Ave, 2nd Floor, Seattle, WA 98121)
WHAT: This free workshop will provide tips and tools for effectively evaluating your worth and negotiation power, and will also cover local, state and federal labor standards and what to do when your rights at work are violated. The goal of the workshop is to prepare women with the skills and information needed to get the job, compensation and benefits that you deserve and to protect your rights in the workplace.
RSVP: Please email Hedwards@ywcaworks.org.
YOUTHCARE BARISTA & CUSTOMER SERVICE TRAINING ORIENTATION
WHEN: Wednesday, June 27, 2018, 3pm
WHERE: YMCA-Young Adult Services (2100 24th Ave S, Suite 250, Seattle, WA 98144)
WHAT: YouthCare is hosting a Barista & Customer Service Training orientation for young adults, ages 16-24, interested in the program. Orientation attendance is mandatory to complete enrollment. (Applications are due Wednesday, June 27 and the next cohort will begin Monday, July 2. One-on-one orientation options are also available.)
- Ages 16-24
- Legal to work in the U.S. with 2 forms of ID (photo ID and a birth certificate/social security card)
- “Unstably housed” (youth do not have to be literally homeless; please ask if you are unsure about qualifications!)
QUESTIONS/TO SCHEDULE: Contact Veronica Keenan at email@example.com.
VETERANS JOB CLUB
WHEN: Thursday, June 28, 2018, 1:30 – 3:30pm
WHERE: WorkSource Center YWCA – Downtown Seattle (2024 3rd Ave, Seattle, WA 98121)
WHAT: Come meet with fellow veterans and learn about opportunities to help you gain an understanding of available resources and get your questions answered.
- Self-Assessment Profiler
- Learn about Occupations
- Labor Market Information
- Career One Stop
- Job Search Engines
- Workshops and Hiring Events in the Area
FOR MORE INFO: Please Contact Cliff Gocha at 206.639.3390.
CAREER & EDUCATION COACHING
WHEN: Starting Tuesday, August 7, 2018, 11am – 2pm, 1st and 3rd Tuesday of every month
WHERE: Shoreline Hopelink (17837 Aurora Ave N, Shoreline, WA 98133)
WHAT: Meet one-on-one with a career and education coach from Shoreline Community College.
- Talk about your education and career goals
- Take personality and career assessments to learn about yourself
- Explore different college programs and careers
- Learn about ways to pay for school
QUESTIONS? Contact Jenna Durney at 206.440.7300 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
LEGAL HELP FOR DSHS BENEFITS ISSUES
WHEN: Every Thursday from 12:15 – 2:15pm
WHERE: White Center Community Services Office (9650 15th Ave SW, Seattle, WA 98106)
WHAT: Having issues with your DSHS cash, food, medical or childcare benefits? Legal advocates from Solid Ground’s Benefits Legal Assistance program and the Northwest Justice Project are at the White Center CSO every Thursday to answer questions and offer legal assistance.
QUESTIONS? Contact the Benefits Legal Assistance hotline: 206.694.6742 or Northwest Justice Project: 206.464.1519.