getting ahead

Changes aren’t permanent. But change is. Geddy Lee/Neil Peart/RUSH This time of year always brings a reflection on the achievements and transformations of the past year. This is especially true for Seton Center. 2019 saw us celebrating our 50th anniversary. We have changed in many ways since our humble beginnings as a day care center. …

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Presented by Frederick County Health Department. This training is for anyone who is at risk for overdosing on heroin or prescription pain medication and anyone who may have an opportunity to help someone experiencing an overdose. FREE. RSVP required. Please reply below or contact Kelly by email or call 301.447.6102 x17.

64% of those who attended the Bridges to Sustainable Communities Symposium at Mount St. Mary’s University in October expressed interest in receiving more training and/or supporting Getting Ahead groups throughout Frederick County. To support our next steps in this initiative, Seton Center is offering a free, one-day Community Bridges Out of Poverty Training, facilitated by …

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GED Class beginning for FREE. In collaboration with Frederick Community College, we are once again offering FREE GED classes! Want to finish your high school education? Already have your diploma or GED, but want to improve reading and math skills? RESERVE YOUR SPOT TODAY! Space is limited. Call Kelly at 301.447.6102 x17. Registration will be on …

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Some of the most significant issues in Frederick County are problems related to family and children. On November 14th, 2019, the Frederick County Local Management Board held a community convening to tackle issues related to family and children in Northern Frederick County. The mission of this convening was expressed as, “Frederick county is embarking on …

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The media tells us the holidays are supposed to a joyous and wondrous event, full of good cheer and happiness. But for many of us, it’s a source of holiday stress and depression. Join us as we discuss ways to make it through the season without letting holiday stress get the best of us. Learn …

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Learn how to find and apply for jobs online. 10:30-12:00 P.M. FREE. RSVP below or by calling Kelly at 301-447-6102 x17

Blogging. Click bait. 4G LTE. Cybersecurity. Ransomware. Tablets. Droids. Every day, the world becomes more and more digital. It can be overwhelming. It seems our phones and televisions, and even our homes, are becoming smarter than us! We can help you cross the digital divide! Our Technology Guides will be here monthly for a Drop-In …

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As part of our year-long celebration of giving Hope in the Valley for 50 years, we are hosting a precious metals jewelry drive. We have partnered with Gold Thumb Jewelry in Frederick. Donate your gold, silver, platinum, or copper jewelry and Seton Center will receive 90% of the appraised value from Gold Thumb! In turn, you will receive a receipt for tax purposes (if you would like one) with the full appraised value on it.