28
Sep
2021

What Can Your County Do for You? Tuesday-Information Session

09-28-2021 10:00 am -11:30 am
Virtual
Free

Program Name: HOUSING FUNDAMENTALS Information Session    Ages: 18 and Up

Facilitator: Resident Counselor                                                              Fee: Free

Days of the Week: ☐Monday   ☒Tuesday   ☐Wednesday   ☐Thursday   ☐Friday

Start Time: 10:00 A.M.       End Time: 11:00 A.M.

Location: [Service Coordination Virtual Resource Sharing

Program Description: Need know how to find and navigate available resources? Resident Services will host monthly resource sharing sessions monthly. This is an opportunity for participants to learn about available resources at HOC and in the community to include food resources, wellness, financial assistance resources for emergencies, employment, tuition assistance, etc. The sessions are offered on the fourth Tuesday of each month during the day and on the fourth Thursday in the evening. Staff will provide information on how to navigate services. This will also provide a space for participants to inquire about their resource needs. In addition, this will be an opportunity for participants to learn about the services offered by the Resident Services Division. Must register online to participate. Registered participants will receive virtual instructions.      

30
Sep
2021

RENTER’S INSURANCE DON’T WAIT UNTIL YOU NEED IT

09-30-2021 6:00 pm -7:00 pm
Virtual
Free

Program Name: RENTER’S INSURANCE DON’T WAIT UNTIL YOU NEED IT  Ages: 18 and Up

Facilitator: Resident Counselor                                                                              Fee: Free

Days of the Week:  ☒Thursday    

Start Date: 9/30/2021       End Date: 9/30/2021

Start Time: 6:00 P.M.         End Time: 7:00 P.M.

Location: Service Coordination Virtual Workshop

Program Description: The Maryland Insurance Administration will provide information about what renter’s insurance covers, tips for shopping for renter’s insurance, a review of a rate guide, and the basics about renter’s insurance. Renter’s insurance may not help you prevent a loss, but it can help you replace your items. This one hour virtual workshop will give you an opportunity to ask questions.  You will receive an email after registering with the Zoom link for the presentation. Participants will be entered into a raffle for a payment sent to their renter’s insurance policy.

04
Oct
2021

Financial Literacy Virtual- Mondays

10-04-2021 5:00 pm -6:30 pm
Virtual
Free

Program Name: Financially Re-Inventing Yourself During COVID   Ages: Adults

Facilitator: Resident Services-Financial Literacy Coach                 Fee: Free

On Demand Access:  Yes______   Live Only __X___

Virtual Access Needs: Access to Google Meet link and dial –in information will be included on the calendar invite one individual registers.

Program Description: Examining Financial and Credit challenges during COVID. Addressing budget and credit challenges during COVID19. Helping HOC and waitlist members identify financial choices to maintain their family budget. Examining and addressing credit issues caused by COVID 19. On-line registration required.

Days of the Week:   Monday  

 

05
Oct
2021

Financial Literacy Virtual-Tuesday

10-05-2021 2:00 pm -3:30 pm
Free

CODE: Financial Literacy Virtual

Program Name: Financially Re-Inventing Yourself During COVID   Ages: Adults

Facilitator: Resident Services-Financial Literacy Coach          Fee: Free

On Demand Access:  Yes______   Live Only __X___

Virtual Access Needs: Access to Google Meet link and dial –in information will be included on the calendar invite one individual registers.

Program Description: Examining Financial and Credit challenges during COVID. Addressing budget and credit challenges during COVID19. Helping HOC and waitlist members identify financial choices to maintain their family budget. Examining and addressing credit issues caused by COVID 19. On-line registration required.

Days of the Week:  Tuesday   

On Demand Access:  Yes______   Live Only __X___

05
Oct
2021

Budgeting Workshop

10-05-2021 6:00 pm -7:30 pm
Virtual
Free
 
All sessions will cover budgeting, how to create and manage your budget, understanding and repairing your credit.  How to improve your credit score.
05
Oct
2021

02 - Financial Literacy Virtual-Tuesday

10-05-2021 6:00 pm -7:30 pm
Virtual
Free

Program Name: Budgeting Workshop Ages: 18 and Up / OPEN TO WAIT LIST

Facilitator: Shirley Benning, Financial Literacy Coach       Fee: Free

Days of the Week:     ☒Tuesday   

Start Date: 10/6/2021       End Date: 10/6/2021

Start Time: 6:00 P.M.        End Time: 7:30 P.M.

Location: Virtual / Google Meet

Program Description: Creating a working budget for spending accountability /pulling your credit history.

On-line registration required

06
Oct
2021

Financial Literacy Virtual-Wednesday

10-06-2021 6:00 pm -7:30 pm
Free

CODE: Financial Literacy Virtual

Program Name: Financially Re-Inventing Yourself During COVID   Ages: Adults

Facilitator: Resident Services-Financial Literacy Coach                     Fee: Free

On Demand Access:  Yes______   Live Only __X___

Virtual Access Needs: Access to Google Meet link and dial –in information will be included on the calendar invite one individual registers.

Program Description: Examining Financial and Credit challenges during COVID. Addressing budget and credit challenges during COVID19. Helping HOC and waitlist members identify financial choices to maintain their family budget. Examining and addressing credit issues caused by COVID 19. On-line registration required.

Days of the Week:   Wednesday   

12
Oct
2021

Coaching Information Session

10-12-2021 6:00 pm -7:30 pm
Virtual
Free
All sessions will cover budgeting, how to create and manage your budget, understanding and repairing your credit. 
 How to improve your credit score.
20
Oct
2021

01-Financial Literacy Virtual - Wednesday

10-20-2021 6:00 pm -7:30 pm
Virtual
Free

Program Name: How Does It Really Impact Credit Worthiness   Ages: 18 and Up / OPEN TO WAIT LIST

Facilitator: Shirley Benning, Financial Literacy Coach                     Fee: Free

Days of the Week:    ☐Wednesday   

Start Date: 9/22/2021       End Date: 9/22/2021

Start Time: 6:00 P.M.        End Time: 7:30 P.M.

Location: Virtual / Google Meet

Program Description: Examining Financial and Credit challenges. Addressing

budget and credit challenges.  Helping HOC and waitlist members identify

financial choices to maintain their family budget. Examining and addressing credit issues

caused by COVID 19. On-line registration required.

20
Oct
2021

Housing Fundamentals - Wednesdays

10-20-2021 6:00 pm -7:30 pm
Virtual
Free

Program Name: HOUSING FUNDAMENTALS     Ages: 18 and Up

Facilitator: Resident Counselor                              Fee: Free

Days of the Week:  ☐Monday   ☐Tuesday   ☒Wednesday   ☐Thursday    ☐Friday

Start Date: 7/21/2021       

Start Time: 6:00 P.M.         End Time: 7:30 P.M.

Location: Service Coordination Virtual Workshop

Program Description: Everyone needs safe, decent and stable housing. This interactive workshop focuses on the agency’s mission in keeping residents housed in the various housing programs that the Housing Opportunities Commission has to offer.  The workshop attempts to empower participants with information that will assist them in being successful with housing.  The workshop combines effective strategies and information on available resources that can help a resident to successfully maintain his/her housing. Participants will develop a better understanding of his/her housing program and guidelines and the rights and responsibilities outlined in a lease.  Must register online to participate.  Registered participants will receive virtual instructions.