Free Financial and Employment Coaching and Workshops

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Employment Coaching

We assist adult job seekers of all experience levels, backgrounds and education levels. Whether you are looking for a first job, trying to bounce back from unemployment, transitioning to a new career or seeking career advancement, a Prosperity Center Employment Coach can help!

Employment coaching services include:

  • Job readiness training and placement
  • Job searching and job search plans
  • Resume and cover letter assistance
  • Mock interview training
  • Connections to hard skills training
  • Connections to work support services
  • Computer skills training
  • Soft skill training
  • LinkedIn online networking
  • Interest inventories
  • Continuing education opportunities
  • Assess barriers to employment 

Financial Coaching

Financial coaching services focus on solving financial problems such as high levels of debt and personal crises, as well as planning for future financial stability. We connect clients to quality financial service providers and provide free tax preparation servicesthrough out VITA/TCE site.

Financial Coaching assists with:

  • Budgeting
  • Financial planning
  • Financial education and literacy
  • Managing expenses
  • Debt management
  • Monitoring credit
  • Improving credit scores
  • Building assests and wealth
  • Planning for retirement
  • College savings plans

Community Resources

Income support services help clients easily apply for critical supplemental income and public benefits that play a key role in helping families pay for everyday expenses. The complex eligibility and enrollment processes can be difficult for working individuals to navigate on their own. 

Income Support Coaches assist with:

  • Social Security, SSI and SSDI
  • SNAP (food stamps)
  • TANF
  • Unemployment Insurance  
  • Public housing, subsidized housing, Section 8
  • Medicare and Medicaid
  • Affordable Care Act HealthCare Marketplace
  • Emergency assistance

Our coaches also work with partner agencies to seek out resources across the Kansas City Metro Area to assist with other needs, such as utility assistance, rent assistance, minor home repair and clothing assistance.

To receive coaching services, you must attend a Program Overview.

Prosperity Center Office Hours

Tuesday, Thursday and Friday 9:00am - 6:00pm
Wednesday 9:00am - 8:00pm (Office is open after 6pm for client appointments only)
Saturday 8:00am - 12:00pm