What’s Coming Up

  • 24
    Jan

    Virtual Homebuyer Education Class

    9 a.m. – 1 p.m.

    Taught by JVS’s HUD certified homebuyer education counselors, you learn about the entire home buying process, including credit education, how to qualify for a mortgage, mortgage terminology, proper home maintenance and how to avoid foreclosure. $50 fee per household. This class is also approved for the MSHDA Down Payment Assistance Program.

     Email financialhelp@jvshumanservices.org to register.

  • 26
    Jan

    Family Money Series: Relationships and Money

    1 p.m.

    As early as the first date, we navigate money when we decide whether to split the check or peek to see if the other person is a good tipper. Talking about money openly in your relationships will help you get closer to your partner and is crucial to healthy financial intimacy, but where do you start? In this workshop we will discuss how to take some of the pressure off of having those big money talks, and cover communication strategies to get your conversation started.

    This is an interactive webinar. Please email financialhelp@jvshumanservices.org to register.

  • 01
    Feb

    Interview Webinar

    February 1 at 1 p.m.

    Looking to WOW your future employer at an interview? We invite you to join a conversation with HR professionals, Tashia Kelly of JVS and Jackie Laskowski of Xoran Technologies. By attending this virtual webinar, you will gain practical advice and proven interviewing strategies to effectively interview online and in-person.

    This webinar will be streamed live on Zoom. To register, please fill out the form below.

  • 07
    Feb

    Virtual Homebuyer Education Class

    9 a.m. – 1 p.m.

    Taught by JVS’s HUD certified homebuyer education counselors, you learn about the entire home buying process, including credit education, how to qualify for a mortgage, mortgage terminology, proper home maintenance and how to avoid foreclosure. $50 fee per household. This class is also approved for the MSHDA Down Payment Assistance Program.

     Email financialhelp@jvshumanservices.org to register.

  • 16
    Feb

    Coffee and Conversation: Fall In Love With Your Finances (Valentine’s Day Edition)

    10 a.m.

    Participants will learn how to pay themselves first, save money and plan for retirement.

    This webinar will be streamed live on the JVS Detroit Facebook page.

  • 21
    Feb

    Virtual Homebuyer Education Class

    4 – 8 p.m.

    Taught by JVS’s HUD certified homebuyer education counselors, you learn about the entire home buying process, including credit education, how to qualify for a mortgage, mortgage terminology, proper home maintenance and how to avoid foreclosure. $50 fee per household. This class is also approved for the MSHDA Down Payment Assistance Program.

     Email financialhelp@jvshumanservices.org to register.

  • 23
    Feb

    Family Money Series: Marriage and Money

    1 p.m.

    Money plays a huge part in marriage. Today’s webinar topic is not often discussed in pre-martial counseling. This class will discuss the importance of understanding how saving and spending habits play a big part in financial decisions. The webinar will also help you to understand the negative impact how a spouse’s credit and debts can impact the other spouse’s finances.

    This is an interactive webinar. Please email financialhelp@jvshumanservices.org to register.

  • 07
    Mar

    Office Computer Essentials: Microsoft Word and Excel Basics

    March 7 – April 13

    Mondays and Wednesdays, 9 – 11:30 a.m.

    Improve your computer skills and increase your confidence at work! All you need for these classes are basic keyboard skills. JVS takes care of the rest!

    Program includes two group classes per week for six weeks. Each class is 2 1/2 hours. All classes are held at the Hermelin ORT Resource Center in Southfield, MI. Masks covering the nose and mouth are required while in the building. Additional assignments are given for enhanced learning outside of class time.

    Each six-week program costs $499. Full and partial scholarships available for qualified applicants. Scholarship applications must be submitted prior to class for consideration.

    For program details, enrollment forms, and scholarship applications, please contact hermelinort@jvshumanservices.org or call 248-233-4243.

  • 07
    Mar

    Your Brand in 2022

    March 7 at 11 a.m.

    Understand, craft and unleash your professional personal brand.  An unquestionable staple for the job search in 2022, make sure yours is clear, concise and capable of landing you career success.

    This webinar will be streamed live on Zoom. To register, please fill out the form below.

  • 07
    Mar

    Virtual Homebuyer Education Class

    4 – 8 p.m.

    Taught by JVS’s HUD certified homebuyer education counselors, you learn about the entire home buying process, including credit education, how to qualify for a mortgage, mortgage terminology, proper home maintenance and how to avoid foreclosure. $50 fee per household. This class is also approved for the MSHDA Down Payment Assistance Program.

     Email financialhelp@jvshumanservices.org to register.

  • 21
    Mar

    Virtual Homebuyer Education Class

    9 a.m. – 1 p.m.

    Taught by JVS’s HUD certified homebuyer education counselors, you learn about the entire home buying process, including credit education, how to qualify for a mortgage, mortgage terminology, proper home maintenance and how to avoid foreclosure. $50 fee per household. This class is also approved for the MSHDA Down Payment Assistance Program.

     Email financialhelp@jvshumanservices.org to register.

  • 23
    Mar

    Coffee and Conversation: Preparing Your Budget for Passover and Easter

    10 a.m.

    Participants will receive tips on how to budget for your family’s holidays ahead of time to help save money.

    This webinar will be streamed live on the JVS Detroit Facebook page.

  • 30
    Mar

    Family Money Series: Parents and Paychecks

    1 p.m.

    Once we are feeling good about adulting, budgeting, and our marriage, then something happens that throws us another curve ball. Children. Your expenses can double or even triple within the first year of having a child. Add another child into the mix and you may feel like your expenses are out of control, not to mention, who has time to look at a budget!? In this webinar, we will discuss tips and tricks on how to save money with food, gas and other expenses and how to help manage it all.

    This is an interactive webinar. Please email financialhelp@jvshumanservices.org to register.

  • 27
    Apr

    Family Money Series: Ready for Retirement

    1 p.m.

    Today’s webinar will discuss retirement planning as a lifelong strategy. We will discuss ways to save including various types of retirement accounts, life insurance and more while examining the mindset behind our reluctance to address pending retirement as a society.

    This is an interactive webinar. Please email financialhelp@jvshumanservices.org to register.