The Credit Counseling Center spoke to participants of the RISE Program – offered by A Women’s Place.

RISE is a free education empowerment program that covers topics on employment readiness, financial security, and community involvement.

The curriculum includes skill building on:

  • Resumes, cover letters, and interview preparation
  • Budgeting and long term financial planning
  • Education on family law, civic engagement and education options

CCC lead in interactive discussion with the participants and answered questions to help them take control of their financial situations.

Founded in 1976, A Woman’s Place (AWP) is the only domestic violence community benefit organization in Bucks County, Pennsylvania. AWP provides a full range of programs and services to individuals experiencing domestic violence, their children, and the community.