Welcome to the November edition of the HOC Newsletter. As we start this new month we are happy to share important news, information, and opportunities from HOC and our local county partners.


Housing Fundamentals Workshop

This workshop combines strategies and resources to help you successfully maintain your housing and learn tips from veteran housing professionals.

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Virtual Hiring Event & Info Session

Paradigm Multidisciplinary Real Estate Services and HOC Academy will be hosting two free virtual career events during the month of November.

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Fatherhood Information Sessions

The Fatherhood Initiative Program is designed to help fathers find careers and improve their skills in a supportive dad-focused environment. Attend an information session to learn what this program can do for you.

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FSS Information Sessions

The Family Self-Sufficiency Program (FSS) is a career development program designed specifically to help you and your family grow and achieve. Register today and discover the new changes happening at FSS.

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Financial Literacy Workshops

Join HOC's Financial Literacy Program and take charge of your financial future with our virtual coaching sessions.

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County Resources Workshop

Discover new and helpful resources available for you and your family in Montgomery County and at HOC.

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Financial Education Workshop

HOC Academy will host a virtual 'Paying for Education & Training' workshop with Montgomery College's Education Opportunity Center on Wednesday, November 8, 2023 at 6pm.


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Workforce Development Program

New career opportunities are available here for current HOC customers. 

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Property Management Seminar

Come learn about the residential property management field and speak with hiring managers at this upcoming event.

Thursday, November 16 | 1pm

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Maryland Department of Labor

Ambiance Primary Care &

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Ignite Hub

IT Career Pathways Workshop >

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Montgomery County Community Job Fair

On Thursday, November 16 join approximately 65 employers at this outstanding Montgomery County hiring event.

Apprenticeship Program Open House

Join the local 5 Plumbers and Gasfitters on Friday, November 17 to learn about the benefits of the apprenticeship programs around our region.

Maryland Department of Juvenile Services

Start a great career and make a difference in the lives of youth in the state of Maryland.

Youth Career Development Program

Rockville Housing Enterprises and YouthBuild USA are partnering to provide employment and career training for youth ages 18-24. Program deadline has been extended to December 8, 2023.


Rec N Resources

Enjoy games, activities, demos, arts and crafts and learn more about services offered from the Department of Recreation.

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Pantry Donation Pick Up Events

Emmanuel Brinklow Seventh Day Adventist Church is hosting a first-come, first-serve food and diaper distribution. Registration is required to attend this event. Register for your pick-up by calling: 301-774-0400.

Family Justice Center

Do you feel unsafe at home? Are you concerned about a neighbor or loved one? Free help is available. There is no need for an appointment, walk-ins are welcome 

Maryland Dental Action Coalition

Starting January 1, 2023, adults (21 years+) enrolled in the Maryland Medicaid will have coverage for comprehensive dental services through the Maryland Healthy Smiles Dental Program.

Adult Bike Class

If you are over 18 and never learned to ride a bike then this class is designed for you.

Sign up today and let the amazing instructors get you rolling!

County Resources for Seniors

Find out all of the outstanding opportunities available to Montgomery County residents over the age of 50. 

MD Water Assistance Program | English | Spanish |

Provides Maryland households with financial relief toward water and/or wastewater bills. Eligible households may receive up to $2,000. 

ESOL Bridge to Technology

This class will help you learn the English and basic skills you need to work in entry-level jobs, and enable you to connect to certificate programs in information technology.

Food Assistance Resources

Listing of Montgomery County programs and service hubs that provide resources for families and individuals.

Medicaid Check-In 2023

This year Medicaid renewal is not automatic. Check in with Maryland Health Connection to make sure your info is current for you and your family.

Per Scholas IT Program

Per Scholas offers rigorous IT training courses, professional coaching, and job placement assistance with access to an employer network of 850+ companies. All at no cost to you.

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