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  1. Parenting Skills Every Mom & Dad Should Have

    Plain and simple, becoming a parent is a scary experience to say the very least. After all, when it is your first child, how in the world are you supposed to know what to do, or if you are even doing anything at all correctly? At the OUR Center, we like helping new parents learn the basics of what it means to be a good mom or dad. We do this by offering parenting support …Read More

  2. Budgeting: The Basics

    While it would have been nice if every single person was given the information they needed in order to be successful at budgeting, this simply isn’t the case. Even in the case that someone knows how to budget, there are those who still find it incredibly difficult to do. Seeing as how being unable to budget can essentially ruin a person’s life should they get in too d…Read More

  3. Eating Nutritiously: The Basics

    It is not uncommon that people make it to adulthood without having the knowledge about how they can lead healthy, nutritious lives. The great news is, it’s never too late to learn. In this post you can learn the most basic concepts that you need to know in order to begin eating nutritiously. If you are interested, reach out to OUR Center so that we can tell you more abo…Read More

  4. The Best Childcare For Your Child

    We know that leaving your child in the care of someone who isn’t a family member or friend can often be a stressful experience. However, staying home with your children isn’t a realistic option for many people due to financial constraints. This is why, when looking to find a child care provider, you need to know what to look for. There are a couple of ways you can fig…Read More

  5. Recognizing Substance Abuse In Yourself & Others

    One of the scariest things about drug addiction and substance abuse is that it can affect literally anyone and everyone. There are no prerequisites that determine whether someone will be a drug addict or alcoholic. Anyone, no matter what their sex, age or socioeconomic status, can fall victim to addiction. Why do addictions interfere with so many people’s lives? First a…Read More

  6. Need Help Prepping For A Job Interview in Longmont?

    Finding a new job is not an easy task. This is especially true for those who have had one job after another, unable to find a good fit. When you finally do get an interview for that job you have been vying for over the last few months, you need to do your best to make sure that everything goes well. With this in mind, we have put together several tips for you to take into…Read More

  7. Keeping Your Monthly Grocery Bill Under $200 For Your Family Of Four

    Keeping a family on a budget is hard for many of us. You have to think about the many needs of all the people who are living in your home, which is a lot more than the needs you had when living alone. While you may have been able to splurge on anything and everything you wanted, this isn’t the case anymore. You have to think about not only what your children need to eat…Read More

  8. OUR Center: Hospitality Care Services

    If you have been keeping up with our blog, you have likely learned a lot about what we offer to the people who are part of our family at OUR Center. So far, we have discussed our Family Forward services, Personal Development opportunities, and Support Network. However, what we haven’t covered yet are our Hospitality Care services, for which we are very well known. Not o…Read More

  9. OUR Center Support Network

    It is not uncommon for the pressures of life to build up quickly and cause you to feel nearly hopeless. Whether it’s worrying about how you are going to pay your bills or struggling to get control over an addiction, it’s often difficult to put things in perspective long enough to find a solution on your own. We have worked very hard at OUR Center in Longmont to build …Read More

  10. OUR Center: Personal Development Programs

    It is not uncommon for people to feel as though any help offered to them is a hand-out. Here at OUR Center, we believe in giving a hand up. However,  it’s important that you understand the difference. We’re sure you’ve heard the saying, “Give a man a fish and you feed him for a day. Teach a man to fish and you feed him for a lifetime.” Here at OUR Center, we te…Read More

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In partnership with you, our goal is to develop a plan to help you move from financial crisis to self-sufficiency.