July 2016 Class Schedule

All classes are being held at 824 Memorial Drive SE, Atlanta, GA 30316.

Saturday, July 9, 9 - 10:30 am     
H.O.M.E. Room II

Learn even more about home maintenance, how to choose a vendor when you can’t do the work, and how to access the funds held in your maintenance account. This maintenance class is designed for homebuyers at the end of their educational sequence, or as a maintenance refresher

Saturday, July 9, 1 - 3 pm          
Credit Improvement Workshop

Do you know how to negotiate a settlement? When should you file a dispute with the credit bureau? Attend this special workshop to learn more about improving your credit.

Tuesday, July 12, 7 - 9 pm             
Budget Class - after move-in

Come learn about the basics of budgeting. Understand how to evaluate your family finances, how to create financial goals and how to create a budget to keep you on track. This class may include a meeting with a budget coach.

Saturday, July 16, 9 - 10:30 am 
Energy Use In Your Home

Having an energy efficient house gives you an advantage when it comes to conserving energy. Attending this class will give you another one!  Understand how your home uses energy, how you are billed for it and how to lower your bills by conserving energy.

Saturday, July 16, 9 - 10:30 am  
H.O.M.E. Room I

Learn the basics of home maintenance. Although this class is designed to be taken during the first month of living in your new home, you may attend any time. First time participants receive a toilet auger.

Tuesday, July 19, 7 - 8:30 pm        

Crime Prevention Class

Come discover how to prevent identity theft, keep your family safe, and reduce crime in your neighborhood. This important class is led by an Inspector with the Atlanta Police Department.

Tuesday, July 26, 7 - 8:30 pm           
Fire Extinguisher Safety Class

Come learn how to use a fire extinguisher. Hands on class with opportunity to use. This class has limited space and will be taught by the Atlanta Fire Department.

Sign-up: http://goo.gl/forms/LmUew4BeaKi8IOu52

Tuesday, July 26, 7 - 8:30 pm    
How to Hire a Contractor

Discover what you need to know to protect yourself and your home when hiring a contractor. A representative from The National Center for the Prevention of Home Improvement Fraud will be on hand to lead class.

Sign-up: http://goo.gl/forms/hJGg8TviGgk15fUA3

All classes are held at the Atlanta Habitat for Humanity office. For more information, please contact Atlanta Habitat for Humanity at 404-223-5180, or Jody Klein, Family Services Education Coordinator at 404-223-5180, ext 177.