Save the date for the Center’s Opening Ceremony on Thursday, January 23rd starting at 5:30pm. Bring some food to share, and help us celebrate!
The CRC, its services, and its workshops are for EVERY ICS family. Different services and opportunities will be offered so to include different topics and needs, such as health and wellness, yoga class, building credit, buying/maintaining a home, and nutrition.
Below are the workshops we have lined up for the months of January and February 2020. Childcare will be offered.
1/27, 17:30-18:30. Mental Health Workshop, by Positive Growth
1/28, 17:30-19:00. Workforce Development, by Digital Literacy
1/29, 17:30-18:30. Home Ownership, by Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate Metro Brokers
1/30, 17:30-18:30. Immigration/Legal Guidance, by New American Pathways
2/1, 9:00-16:00. Interpreter Training (In-Person Session 1), by SeSo, Inc
2/4, 17:30-18:30. Health and Wellness, by Emory University Pediatrics
2/5, 15:00-17:00. Social Adjustment, by IRC Extended Case Management Team
2/6, 17:30-18:30. Transportation Safety and Disaster Response, by Georgia State University Police
2/8, 9:00-16:00. Interpreter Training (In-Person Session 2), by SeSo, Inc
2/13, 17:00-18:00. Engaged Fathers. DFCS
2/15, 10:00-12:00. Interpreter Training (Webinar 1), by SeSo, Inc
2/19, 17:30-18:30. Nutrition, by Global Growers
2/20, 17:30-18:30. Safety/Emergency Prevention, by Georgia State University Police
2/22, 9:00-16:00. Interpreter Training (In-Person Session 3), by SeSo, Inc
2/24, 17:30-18:30. Financial Literacy. By City National Bank
2/25, 17:30-18:30. Workforce Development:Resumes/Cover Letters, by Goodwill of North Georgia
2/26, 17:30-18:30.. Yoga, by Live Free Yoga
2/27, 17:30-18:30. Mental Health, by Positive Growth Inc
2.29, 10:00-12:00. Interpreter Training (Webinar 2), by SeSo, Inc
We will be needing helpers with childcare during CRC workshops. We need all the help we can get, even if you are unable to come regularly. Have any interested parent or sibling 16 and older contact Amy Richards at [email protected]
Free interpreter training for bilingual parents: ICS is excited to announce that, in partnership with SeSo, Inc., we are offering a 40-hour interpreter training program to bilingual ICS parents as part of the new Community Resource Center. Thank you, SeSo, Inc for your support! Training will provide an overview of interpretation in the medical, educational and social services fields. Upon completion, parents will be connected to agencies seeking interpretation services for paid employment and receive a Certificate of Attendance. The first part of the training will take place on January 24th. Complete information about registration, requirements, and schedules can be found on the flyer that went home with your child today.