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Do You Know What Mental Illness Feels Like?

Do You Know What Mental Illness Feels Like?   We often hear the clinical terms used by doctors and other professionals to identify the symptoms of mental illnesses…but if someone hasn’t gone through it, would they know how to recognize it? So often, clinical terms don’t do […]

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Foreclosure Default/ Delinquency Budget & Credit Counseling Workshop in Portsmouth

Foreclosure Default/Delinquency Budget & Credit Counseling Workshop   When: Tuesday May 10, 2016, 10:00am-12:30pm & Thursday May 19, 2016, 10:00am-12:30pm Where: The Up Center, Portsmouth VA. 1805 Airline Blvd, Portsmouth VA. (757) 397-2121 Sign up at The Up Center or call to register at  757-622-7017 ext.103 All counseling […]

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New Women’s Assertiveness Group Dates- Suffolk

  Women’s Assertiveness Class A class for WOMEN to learn ways to stand up for themselves! Would you Like… To overcome fear of conflict and anger?                To have a new way to handle stress?          To not be taken advantage of?   To be able to […]

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New Women’s Assertiveness Group Dates- Portsmouth

Women’s Assertiveness Group A class for WOMEN to learn ways to stand up for themselves!   Would you like…To overcome fear of conflict and anger?        To have a new way to handle stress? To be able to say NO?                                To not be taken advantage of? […]

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April is Child Abuse Prevention Month

April is Child Abuse Prevention Month Each year, more than three million children are the victims of child abuse. Last year in Hampton Roads alone, over 14,000 calls were made to report child abuse or neglect. As part of Child Abuse Prevention Month this April, The Up […]

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Foreclosure Default/Delinquency and Budget Counseling Workshop

Foreclosure Default/Delinquency and Budget Counseling Workshop   When: Thursday April 21, 2016, 12:00pm-2:30pm Where: Portsmouth Public Library- Churchland Branch 4934 High Street West, Portsmouth VA. (757) 686-2538   Sign up or call to register at 757-622-7017 ext.103   All counseling workshops presented by HUD Certified Housing Counselors […]

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8 Tips to Live Credit Smart!

8 Tips to Live Credit Smart! Understanding credit and credit scores can be confusing for some. Your credit score can impact your financial life in many ways, from buying a house or car, to renting a home, and can even affect your potential to receive a job! […]

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“Don’t Get Burned!” Art Contest

The Up Center presents the: “Don’t Get Burned!” Art Contest     The Up Center’s Strengthening Families program is holding an art contest in 3 local Portsmouth Public Schools to educate youth and their families on the dangers of tobacco products. Each day in the United States, […]

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Helping Fathers With Employment Barriers

Up Center Books transitional jobs and job training program helps 75 Norfolk fathers gain marketable skills and find employment. Find us at 9 minutes into the segment. Bottom Line – May 2012: wavy.com  

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Free Homebuying & Foreclosure Prevention Workshops – Aug. 25, 2012

Join The Up Center in a free Homebuying or Foreclosure Prevention Workshop  on Sat., Aug. 25th, 10 a.m. – 1 p.m., at the Chesapeake Conference Center. Learn from experts in the fields of real estate, law, banking and more! Raffle Drawings! Foreclosure Prevention Workshop Learn about: “Bankruptcy” […]

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