GETTING AHEAD IN THE WORKPLACE - CITY OF DUBUQUE

Getting Ahead in the Workplace is a personal development curriculum designed to help individuals take control of their future. If you are struggling to get by day-to-day and living in daily instability, Getting Ahead can offer you the chance to create your path to a stable, secure future for you and your family. Build the resources you need to get ahead!


The Getting Ahead workbook is based on Philip DeVol's Getting Ahead in a Just-Gettin'-by-World: Building Your Resources for a Better Life. Learn more about the Getting Ahead curriculum we use, here


For more information visit https://www.cityofdubuque.org/1434/Getting-Ahead-in-the-Workplace

FINANCIAL LITERACY TRAINING & CREDIT COUNSELING

EASTERN IOWA REGIONAL HOUSING AUTHORITY (EIRHA)

(563) 556-4166 or (800) 942-4648

The EIRHA is approved as a housing counseling agency to provide Money Debt Management, Pre-purchase Counseling and Home Improvement and Rehabilitation Counseling in accordance with its counseling plan. For more information, contact the Homeownership Coordinator. Click on the following to find out more: https://eirha.org/home-ownership-housing-counseling/

IOWA STATE EXTENSION AND OUTREACH (ISU)

563-583-6496 or 800-262-3804

ISU Extension and Outreach provides unbiased, research based financial education across the lifespan to help families make decisions that improve and transform their lives. Family finance resources and programs can be found at: http://www.extension.iastate.edu/humansciences/homebuyer

The online course, “A Place of Your Own” overviews the home buying process and allows participants to earn a certificate to present to a lender.

OPERATION NEW VIEW

1473 Central Avenue Dubuque, IA 52001 (563) 556-5130

Operation New View has offered Financial Literacy programs in the past, including one-on-one budgeting counseling and group financial classes (on a variety of topics including saving, budgeting, asset building, debts, and credit reports). Click on the following to find out more:

https://www.operationnewview.org/programs/financial-literacy/