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MES offers workshops and special events to our clients to help them live more confidently and better prepared for life’s challenges. Stay up to date with the latest events here.

Workshops Offered

Tenant Rights

MES clients learn about tenant rights in Washington D.C. from guest speakers through Washington Legal Clinic and the Office of Tenant Advocates.

Healthy Relationships

MES clients learn about setting healthy boundaries in relationships, receive information and resources for Domestic Violence support, and access Sex Ed awareness resources, including a mobile HIV testing van.

Financial Independence

MES clients review building a monthly and annual budget and receive information to start bank accounts, credit union accounts, checking and savings accounts, IRAs, and more.

Healthy Bodies

MES clients learn about balanced diets and healthy cooking recipes from local chefs and participate in exercise classes, including Go-Go Zumba!

Employment Readiness

MES clients practice interview skills, receive resume-building support, and access resources for job readiness programs, training and certifications programs, and workplace clothing.