Fresh Start @ Your Local Library - Newark Public Library

Fresh Start @ Your Local Library

New Year, Fresh Start for Work
Classes at The Newark Public Library |  3rd Floor Technology Training Center / 1st Floor Special Services Room

For our re-entry neighbors returning to their communities



Saturday, January 25th, 2020 | 2:00-4:00 PM 

This session is all about coping with stress around the job search.

Using community resources and proven strategies so that you can most

easily develop a personalized  employment action plan will be discussed.



Saturday, February 1st, 2020 | 2:00-4:00 PM 

Technology has dramatically changed how people network, learn about, and apply for jobs.

At this interactive workshop, participants will learn how to use social media, such as Facebook, Twitter, Linked-in, YouTube,

and other essential on-line tools.



Saturday, February 8th 2020 | 2:00-4:00 PM 

Social Security Administration (SSA) work incentives will be demonstrated with explanations about

how people can hold a job and keep other benefits and/or medical coverage.

Also provided will be personal budgeting guidance.



Saturday, February 15th, 2020 | 2:00-4:00 PM (special services room, 1st floor)

Review the dos and don’ts of interviewing and resume writing.

Role-play employment interviews and gain invaluable constructive feedback so that you can highlight

your strengths and make the best impression on employers.


A Wellness Recovery Action Plan For Work

Saturday, February 22nd, 2020 | 2:00-4:00 PM (special services room, 1st floor)

Learn to structure a balance between your work and your personal life.

This plan will prevent potential problems before they become overwhelming.

Whether you are looking for a job or already employed, you will appreciate the tension tamers presented in this session.


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