Achieve A Brighter Tomorrow With Free GCC Lifestyle Workshops
 

PR 094 – June 3, 2013

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  Administrator, Andrea Stanton 856-415-2229
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The Center for People in Transition at Gloucester County College will offer an assortment of financial, health and wellness workshops to ensure individuals can meet their lifestyle needs. All are free of charge unless otherwise noted. To register, please call 856-415-2222 or email peopleintransition@gccnj.edu.
 
“Divorce Beyond Emotions: Financial Perspective” - Financial Advisor Monique Castillo will offer advice to protect one’s financial interests before, during and after divorce. She will also provide an actionable checklist and booklet summarizing key concepts to keep all participants on track after the workshop. It meets Wednesday, June 5 from 7 to 9 p.m.

“Financial Aspects of Divorce” - Joseph Johnson, owner of Main Street Financial, will explain a broad range of monetary issues that individuals face when going through divorce. This workshop is designed to help individuals avoid costly mistakes, clarify expectations and begin planning for a “successful” divorce. It meets Monday, June 10 from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.

 “Laws of Separation and Divorce” - MaryAnn Rabkin, Esq., will speak on grounds for divorce, court procedures, alimony, equitable distribution, custody, visitation rights and other related concerns. It meets Tuesday, June 11 from 7 to 9 p.m.

 “How to Find Your Inner Courage” - Certified Professional Life Coach Sharon Roth-Lichtenfeld helps individuals find their inner courage by breaking down their fears so that they can rebuild their self-confidence. She will demonstrate how one needs not only bravery and spirit, but the ability to endure in times of adversity. It meets Wednesday, June 12 from 7 to 9 p.m.

“Estate Planning” - John Ciocco, Esquire, will discuss reasons for estate planning, provide explanations and give pointers regarding all possible documents. This is an event not to be missed in preparing for one’s future. It meets Monday, June 17 from 7 to 8:30 p.m.

“Important Financial Considerations for Job Changers” - Financial Advisor Monique Castillo will lend guidance to participants transitioning between jobs by clarifying changes in retirement plans, insurance, benefits, taxable effects, savings and emergency funds.  The pros and cons of the options that someone faces transitioning between jobs will also be explored. It meets Wednesday, June 19 from 7 to 9 p.m.

“Smart Women Finish Rich” - Joseph Johnson, owner of Main Street Financial, will equip individuals with seven steps to plan for their financial security. Topics include establishing one’s finances to setting a budget, to improving the financial quality of one’s life and putting their money where their values are. It meets Monday, June 24 from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.

“Widowhood: Financial Perspective” - Financial Advisor Monique Castillo will explain the financial realities widows face and the steps necessary to ease the transition. She will also provide an actionable checklist and booklet summarizing key concepts to keep all participants on track after the workshop. It meets Tuesday, June 25 from 7 to 9 p.m.

“H.E.L.P. Yourself Through Change and Adversity” - Certified Professional Life Coach Sharon Roth-Lichtenfeld will share a four-step technique to help individuals through change and adversity. Such steps include Honor, Experience, Learning and Practice (HELP) to develop healthy coping skills to promote well-being. It meets Wednesday, June 26 from 7 to 9 p.m.

“How to Avoid Costly Housing Mistakes Before, During and After Divorce” - RE/MAX Connection Agent Brian Ziegenfuss will explain how to protect one’s desired interest in the sale of a home and to maximize profits. Issues of lifestyle changes, new budgets and housing affordability will also be addressed. It meets Thursday, June 27 from 7 to 9 p.m.

For more information or to register for the workshops, contact the Center for People in Transition at 856-415-2222. Gloucester County College’s 250-acre campus is located on Tanyard Road in Deptford, just off Exit 56 of Route 55.