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DC Board of Elections Information Session

Mt. Pleasant Neighborhood Library is a new polling location for the November 8 election! The District of Columbia Board Of Elections (DCBOE) is presenting a workshop to educate our community on registering to vote, finding their polling location, what to do and expect when they get there, and more.  This program is in the Large Meeting Room and information and translation will be available in Spanish.  
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Background Checks: Know Your Rights!

Are you concerned about a criminal record or bad credit report while applying for jobs? Do you want to know more about your legal rights when it comes to background checks in DC? Come to this workshop and learn about the different laws that can protect you when dealing with background checks during the job search. Presented by an attorney from Neighborhood Legal Services Program.
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Know Your Rights at Work!

Do you have questions about your legal rights at work? Learn about your legal rights during the job application process, while on the job, and after leaving a job. Topics covered include discrimination, payment of wages, applying for jobs if you have a criminal record, medical leave, and more.
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Debt Collection: Know Your Rights!

Are you getting harassing phone calls from debt collectors? This interactive workshop with an attorney from Neighborhood Legal Services Program will give you information to help you handle debt collectors and will teach you about your rights when someone harasses you about a debt. Learn how to stop the calls and protect yourself.
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Homeownership Rights: Hold on to Your Home!

Hold on to your Home! Homeownership is a valuable asset that brings many benefits to homeowners and their families. Preserving homeownership is one important way to keep existing wealth in the community. Come learn about the many different resources available to DC homeowners, on issues including property taxes, home repairs, and inherited property.
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Homeownership Rights: Hold on to Your Home!

Hold on to your Home! Homeownership is a valuable asset that brings many benefits to homeowners and their families. Preserving homeownership is one important way to keep existing wealth in the community. Come learn about the many different resources available to DC homeowners, on issues including property taxes, home repairs, and inherited property.
jobseekers

Homeownership Rights: Hold on to Your Home!

Hold on to your Home! Homeownership is a valuable asset that brings many benefits to homeowners and their families. Preserving homeownership is one important way to keep existing wealth in the community. Come learn about the many different resources available to DC homeowners, on issues including property taxes, home repairs, and inherited property.

Making a Valid Will in the District of Columbia

Many Americans have never seen a will and far too many do not have one. Join Amy Gellatly of Neighborhood Legal Services Program for an engaging talk on the history of wills and how historical figures have used wills – sometimes in highly unexpected ways. Participants will also learn the legal requirements for a valid will in the District of Columbia, the information needed to prepare a will, what happens during a will execution and how to find free legal help to prepare a will.
jobseekers

Making a Valid Will in the District of Columbia

Many Americans have never seen a will and far too many do not have one. Join Amy Gellatly of Neighborhood Legal Services Program for an engaging talk on the history of wills and how historical figures have used wills – sometimes in highly unexpected ways. Participants will also learn the legal requirements for a valid will in the District of Columbia, the information needed to prepare a will, what happens during a will execution and how to find free legal help to prepare a will.
jobseekers

Making a Valid Will in the District of Columbia

Many Americans have never seen a will and far too many do not have one. Join Amy Gellatly of Neighborhood Legal Services Program for an engaging talk on the history of wills and how historical figures have used wills – sometimes in highly unexpected ways. Participants will also learn the legal requirements for a valid will in the District of Columbia, the information needed to prepare a will, what happens during a will execution and how to find free legal help to prepare a will.

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