General Skills Classes
Tenant Regulations: This class will inform participants about what responsibilities are theirs as a tenant, and what the landlord's responsibilities are. We'll also explain the importance of reading a lease and understanding Kansas rental laws.
Money Management: Understand the importance of budgeting, banking and saving important records.
Health & Wellness: Health, hygiene, and wellness go hand-in-hand; drop one when life gets busy, and the other two will suffer as well. Join us for a fun, interactive refresher course about essential grooming and hygiene for both personal appearance and health. This workshop is free and open to the public. No RSVP or registration is required. For more information, contact Jessica Soto-Botello at 620-272-0010.
Home Maintenance and Safety: Learn safe, affordable cleaning methods; develop strategies for controlling clutter; and understand important factors of home safety. This workshop is free and open to the public. No RSVP or registration is required. For more information, contact Marci Smith at 620-272-0010.
Time Management/Family Communications: Assists those who are feeling overwhelmed, facing changes, or who lack management experience, to use time wisely. Improve everyday communication in families by emphasizing skill-building and mindful communication techniques for optimal family relationships. This workshop is free and open to the public. No RSVP or registration is required. For more information, contact Brooke Hamlin-Lopez at 620-272-0010.
Essential Food, Nutrition, and Physical Activity Skills: Develop skills related to food, nutrition, and physical activity with instruction and hands-on learning experiences related to food preparation, food safety, grocery budgeting and making healthful choices for nutrition and physical activity. Presented by K-State Research. This workshop is free and open to the public. No RSVP or registration is required. For more information, contact Marci Smith at 620-272-0010.
Job- Ready Skills: Learn job-skill development through goal-setting exercises, job-skill assessments, resume writing and application protocols and develop tools for handling a variety of job situations.
Healthy Relations: This one-hour healthy relationship workshop will be cover how to communicate effectively with your spouse, loved one or child. Skills on the Speaker-Listener technique will be practiced in the group as well as "red flags" to watch out for when entering into a new relationship.
For more information about the Catholic Charities Life Skills Series please call 620-272-0010.