SPECIAL WORKSHOPS

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Recovery Workshop

Every Friday, this workshop is designed as a low-intensity process group to address negative coping mechanisms in the form of substance abuse and related behaviors. The Recovery Workshop is not a 12-step program; it is goal-oriented to bring awareness to substance abuse and healthy coping mechanisms.

Yoga

Strengthen your body and renew your mind when you join our certified instructor, Joseph, at the Meeting Place for our summer stretch and yoga classes (available for all ability levels). Donations are requested based on our tiered pricing (Green/Free, Yellow/$2.00, Blue/$5.00)

Date: Every Monday at 5:30pm

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Nutrition Class

Join us in our Food Smarts nutrition class as we learn about applying smart food and nutrition habits to your daily life, along with how to utilize Main Street Marketplace for your regular shopping. 

Oct. 28th Nov. 4th, 11th and 18th 

11:00 am -12:30 at Main Street Marketplace 

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Community Resiliency Training

The Community Resiliency Model (CRM)® couples education about the brain’s natural responses to trauma or stress, with researched-based wellness skills in order to equip individuals with tools they can use to bring their nervous system into balance during times of crisis or stress. When the nervous system is in balance, an individual is able to process thoughts and emotions more effectively and make better decisions.

Virtual Seeking Shalom

Join us virtually as we walk through Seeking Shalom's four-part video series and discussions together online! This series challenges us to take a more holistic view of poverty, equipping teams to create real and lasting change. 

Date: Coming Soon

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In-Person Seeking Shalom

Join us at Main Street Meeting Place as we walk through Seeking Shalom's four-part video series and discussions together in-person! This series challenges us to take a more holistic view of poverty, equipping teams to create real and lasting change.

Date: TBD

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Getting Ahead after Getting Out

A reentry model providing citizens returning from incarceration and their families a comprehensive, community- and relationship-based approach to reentry.  This program will take place over a 12-week span.

 

Date: Coming Jan. 2022 

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Getting Ahead

In a safe, facilitated group setting, Getting Ahead in a Just-Gettin’-By World takes you step by step through a discovery of yourself like no other. It’s not just about how you got where you are now. It’s also about what comes next to build the life you want.

 

Our Getting Ahead class allows you over a period of 15 weeks to begin to think about and re-write your new future story.  

Date: Coming Jan. 2022 

Responsible Charity

This workshop introduces groups to the differences between toxic and responsible charity. This training is a 1 ½ hour experience that invites one to consider why our traditional models of helping are not working and to envision a new model for moving forward in a healthier way.

Date: TBD

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Bridges

This 4 day training offers a new perspective for understanding and addressing the dynamics which characterize life in instability and why it is so difficult for people to break out of this cycle.

 

Bridges offers insight into the different world of people in crisis, revealing how the survival-based mentality of poverty impacts learning, work habits, and decision-making.

Date: Oct. 18th, 21st, 25th, and 28th from 7:00-8:30pm.