For Service Agencies

“I just wanted to say a HUGE thank you! I have had VERY positive feedback from those in attendance. I am looking forward to working together on a continual basis.”

New Choices is proud to partner with service agencies throughout Cleveland and Gaston counties, including:

  • Cleveland County Memorial Library
  • Mauney Memorial Library
  • Gaston County JobLink – Main
  • Gaston County JobLink – East
  • Christian Women’s Job Corps
  • Gaston County Goodwill Job Connection
  • Cleveland County Local Interagency Coordinating Council

Interested in partnering with New Choices to provide your clients interactive, up-to-date curriculum designed to empower them with job readiness and life skills critical to their success?  Here is a sample of some of the free classes and workshops we offer:

Beginning Your Job Search — Participants explore the five best and worst ways to find a job. The importance of conducting a self-inventory of transferable skills and interests is emphasized, with an opportunity for participants to begin this process during the workshop. A variety of networking tools and techniques are also explored.

Successful Interviewing — Common interview questions and their rationale are discussed, in addition to basic interview etiquette. The importance of preparing questions for the interviewer is emphasized. Tips for handling illegal interview questions are also discussed.

Your Attitude: Determining Tomorrow’s Successes Today — Participants explore what attitude is and what it is not, in addition to internal and external influences on attitude development. Participants receive tips on creating a positive attitude that lasts, in spite of life’s certain challenges.

Natural Cleaning Solutions Using Food Stamps — Techniques for cleaning the home using products that can be purchased with Food Stamps are discussed. Participants receive “recipe cards” containing the information presented in class.

For a complete list of classes and workshops currently available, please download our 2011 curriculum list

All presentations are high-quality, interactive, and customizable for your clients’ specific needs and interests.  Registration minimums may apply.

Interested in scheduling a class or workshop at your facility?  Please check our calendar of availability, then complete the form below to request that a free, guest facilitator come to your location of choice, or contact the  New Choices Director, at 704-487-9325 ext. 17.  Requests should be made five working days in advance of desired presentation date.