October 18 -22

In conjunction with the kickoff for LIHEAP 2021/2022 – UESF welcomes you to our Community Empowerment Week Initiative! Throughout this week you will have the opportunity to:

  • Learn some great news skills for your life and home
  • Apply for LIHEAP online
  • Win some fun prizes
  • Learn more about how UESF can help you

Our goal is to inform you of the UESF resources and services that can help you be successful and self-sufficient.

Join us daily at 12pm as we present on a different Housing Stabilization topic.

See Workshop Descriptions below:

Monday, October 18 — 12pmHow To Save on UtilitiesLearn more about energy use and learn practical tips on how to reduce energy in the home and put more money in your pocket.
Tuesday, October 19 — 12pmHealth & WellnessLearn tips for healthy eating and practical ways to shop healthy on a budget. Learn about food programs and resources in Philadelphia. 
Wednesday, October 20 — 12pmBuilding your CareerUnderstand the process of career planning and develop your own achievable strategy.
Thursday, October 21 — 12pmTenant’s RightsAvoid common mistakes that lead to landlord problems and eviction. Learn how to be a great tenant and work with your landlord.
October 22
— 12pm
Basic BudgetingLearn why a budget is necessary and beneficial to building the life you want, and get started on your own personal budget.
  • Come to all five workshops and receive in the mail an umbrella, knit hat & magnet and be entered into a raffle with a chance to win a $25 gift card.
  • Come to at least three workshops and receive a knit hat, magnet and be entered in raffle for a change to win a $25 gift card.
  • All clients who register will receive in the mail a magnet and be entered into a raffle with a chance to win a $25 gift card.