Dollar Works Program
Dollar Works is a financial education program designed to strengthen people’s skills at managing their personal finances and taking control of the financial decision making. It helps individuals and families understand basic economic concepts and learn skills to manage income.
Coalition for Kids Money Smart
One of the keys to family stability is financial security. Debt management and smart budgeting can help families set and achieve goals that mean a positive future. With money issues getting more complicated every day, having “Money $marts” can make a real difference. We offer workshops and classes, bill-paying and savings tips, financial resources and more!
Cribs for Kids
The mission of Cribs for Kids® is to prevent these deaths by educating parents and caregivers on the importance of practicing safe sleep and by providing Graco® Pack ‘n Play® portable cribs to families who, otherwise, cannot afford a safe place for their babies to sleep.
Southern Oregon Head Start
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Head Start is free to families that qualify and has 58 preschool classes throughout communities in Jackson and Josephine County that meet from mid-September through May. These are half day classes, mornings and afternoons, on Tuesdays through Fridays. Classes have 17-20 three and four year old children, depending on the facility. There is a two week winter break and one week spring break.
Dreamsavers to Financial Assistance and Education and Career
If a bank offered to match your savings 3 to 1 would you make a deposit? Of course! That’s why NeighborWorks Umpqua has a program that does exactly that…quadruples your money if you’re saving for college, starting a business, enrolling in a job training program, or buying a home.