EDUCATIONAL PROGRAMS

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Presented by Dr. Laura Mattia Ph.D., CFP, CDFA. She is a Financial Planning Professor at Muma College of Business, University of South Florida where she teaches personal finance and started a “Financially Empowering Women Scholarship” to encourage women in finance.

A workshop for women approaching or in retirement, interested in learning more about their finances.

The purpose of this educational workshop is to provide unbiased and objective information so you are empowered to make informed decisions.

Topics include:

  • How can I generate income so I don’t run out of money during retirement?
  • How do I create a plan to protect and grow my life savings?
  • What are the most critical financial decisions at this time in my life?

Pre-registration is requested, please do so by clicking here.

Tuesdays, May 10 & 24, 5:30-7:00pm.
No Fee.

University of South Florida, Sarasota-Manatee (USFSM) Campus (8350 N. Tamiami Trail, Sarasota, FL 34243)
Go through main entrance, veer to the right to B Hall.
Take stairs or elevator to the third floor, and the workshop will be held in room number B335.
Ticketed parking is suspended for the evening. Do not park in 1 hour space.
View a USFSM campus map here.

Taught by Attorney Rebecca Rider, this class focuses on the Florida legal process for obtaining a divorce and other family law related matters.

This is a great opportunity to ask family law questions.

Pre-registration is requested, please call 941-366-1700.

Sarasota, Wednesday, May 23, 10am-12pm. Fee: $10

Employment CPR (Career Pathway Resources) is a one-day workshop that encompasses most of our empolyment topics. Workshops are held monthly at the Sarasota Center. The material is presented in a classroom setting and geared to help clients gain pertinent skills and information necessary to jumpstart their job search in today’s job market.

Pre-registration is requested, please call 941-366-1700.

Sarasota, Wednesdays, April 11, May 9 & June 13, 10-3pm. No Fee

Individual 30-minute legal consultation on family law topics such as divorce, child support, child custody, and much more. At the Manatee Center, we offer a bilingual attorney to help assist with immigration matters.

Please call for availability of appointments.

Manatee: 941-747-6797
Sarasota: 941-366-1700
Venice: 941-485-9724

Sarasota, Fridays, 9-11am. Manatee and Venice, by appointment only. Fee: $10

Clients are invited to work in our self-help career center to conduct online job searches, work on job application submissions and update resumes.

Please call (941)-256-WRC1 (9721) for availability as the Center is for individual classes.

Sarasota, Mondays-Thursdays, 9am-4pm, Fridays, 9-11:30am. No Fee

Venice, Mondays-Thursdays, 9am-4pm. No Fee

Need to hone your computer skills? Learn your way around an Excel spreadsheet, how to create a new Word document, and how to upload attachments.

1:1 Sessions.

Please call for availability of appointments.

Sarasota: 941-366-1700
Venice: 941-485-9724

Sarasota, & Venice, by appointment only. Fee: $10

The WRC offers individual assistance in preparing for a successful job search. Includes resume preparation, interviewing skills and networking techniques.

Please call for an appointment, 941-747-6797.

Manatee, Wednesdays & Fridays, by appointment only. No Fee

Explore career opportunities. Learn basics of online job searches and applications, resume building.

Sarasota, Mondays, 1-3pm. No Fee

Venice, Tuesdays, 11am-2pm. No Fee

Identify strengths and opportunity through a personality profile. Learn about the different personalities and how to work more effectively with them.

Sarasota, Tuesdays, 1-3pm. No Fee