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STAR program

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Supporting Tenancy through Action and Resources

STAR program

This interactive and educational program sets residents up to be successful renters. The classes are interactive and fun and require participants to be present and ready to learn. Some of the topics covered include living with others, budgeting and rights and responsibilities. The program is offered twice a year, in the Spring and Fall. 

The Fall 2018 sessions will take place:

Monday, March 5-9 from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. daily at the SOS Community Services Centre in Parksville.
(245 West Hirst Ave.)

There are prizes and a certificate will be issued upon completion of the program (participants must attend all classes to receive the certificate.) Must be 16 years or older to attend.

To register call 250-248-2093 ext. 241. For more information email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

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