972.542.0020
LifeSteps Education
LifeSteps Training is the education component of Community Lifeline Center. The focus is on giving individuals the training and support necessary to overcome obstacles to employment and self-sufficiency. LifeSteps provides valuable tools to help individuals develop skills and self-confidence in a supportive environment.
Classes are free and open to the community due to generous donor and volunteer support. Class space is limited.   For questions or to register call CLC today – 972.542.0020

 

LifeSteps Class Descriptions:

 

Online Personal Finance Click here to take it now!
Online Nutrition Class Click here to take it now!

 

New Direction for Your Credit Click here to register now!
(1st Wednesday, 1:00 pm to 2:30 pm)
  • Establishing Credit
  • Consumer Credit Scores
  • 3 Credit Reporting Bureaus
  • Checking Credit and Disputing Incorrect Data
  • Sample “Tough Times” Letter to Creditors

 

Managing Your Money Click here to register now!
(2nd Wednesday, 1:00 pm to 2:30 pm)
  • Developing a Simple Budget
  • Controlling Cash Flow Between Paychecks
  • Checking and Savings Accounts
  • Debit Cards vs. Credit Cards
  • Planning for Purchases by Setting Goals
  • Creating an Annual Budget

 

Bouncing Back When Your Income Drops Click here to register now!
(3rd Wednesday, 1:00 pm to 2:30 pm)
  • The 5 Stages of Grief
  • Reducing Expenses, Now
  • Shopping Smart (Understanding Unit Pricing)
  • Ideas to Stretch Your Household Dollars
  • Pricing Items to Sell (Understanding Depreciation)
  • Creating New Sources of Income

 

Community Lifeline Center also offers the following classes by appointment only. Call 972-542-0020 to register:
  • Job Seeker’s Tools for Success (Resume/Cover Letter Tips, Practice Interviewing, Your Personal Commercial)
  • Basic Word 101 (Start-up, Explain the Ribbon-Create Document/Insert/Delete/Cut/Copy/Save/Print Text)
  • Basic Word 102 (The Ribbon – Font/Paragraphs/Line Spacing/Indenting/Tabs/Creating Lists/Borders/Charts)
  • Basic Excel (Create/Open/Save/Preview/Print/Close a Workbook, Editing/Formatting Cells, Creating Formulas)