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Living Well on a Budget

Dec 6, 2016
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Description

Knowledge is Power. Be informed, be independent.

This course is presented in conjunction with Fort Wayne Housing Authority and their Resident Services Resource Center. 

Who Should Attend?Issues of inequality due to joblessness and low income can affect every aspect of one's life and create disparity and the inability to become self-sufficient. These sessions are designed for both families and organizations dealing with these clients, and will provide essential information to participants to be used as a road map for finding assistance.

Session Topics:This class will give participants an overview of the issues that affect the ability of low income residents to receive low cost medical and dental care. Gain informative knowledge about wellness and insurance programs that can help those with low incomes to achieve a better quality of life.

This course will also give participants an overview of the issues that affect the ability of low income residents to eat healthy and nutritious meals in the midst of a vast food desert. Learn about valuable resources including urban gardening projects and coupon clubs.

 

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About This Event

Event Type:
Continuing Education Class
Topics:
general
Tags:
commnity resources
Organizers:
Continuing Studies
Audience:
General Public
Calendar:
Public

How to Attend

Tickets are not required for this event

Cost:
$49

Contact Information

Contact Name:
IPFW Division of Continuing Studies
Contact Phone:
260-481-6619
Contact Email:
learnnow@ipfw.edu

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Location:
Room 144 Modular
Place:
Modular Classroom Building
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