Community Action Coalition Learning Lab2020-12-18T03:51:38+00:00
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CAC Learning Lab is a non-profit online and in-person resource association empowering the community! Together we end the challenges of finding help and resources to take care of your family. We took a look at the entire household and gathered information on health, finances, housing, and children’s education. By joining our learning platform you’ll walk away with helpful resource guides and locate the information you are seeking

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Greater Opportunity Starts

Here!

CAC Learning Lab is a non-profit online and in-person resource hub empowering the community! Together we end the challenges of finding help and resources to take care of your family. We took a look at the entire household and gathered information on health, finances, housing, and education. By joining our learning platform you’ll walk away with helpful resource guides and locate the information you are seeking

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Housing

Assisting individuals and families who are homeless or facing threats to their housing.

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Health & Wellness

Find the necessary resources to ensure stable access to proper nutrition.

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Money

Learn to how to effectively balance budget and build your credit score.

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To quickly access the resources you are looking for, please watch the Learning Lab intro video below. The video will provide you helpful hints to easily navigate the site. Getting started is always the hardest part. Avoid the frustration, constant clicking, and focus on what matters. Access the information you need, immediately!

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Our resources are color-coded and marked with icons to get you to the information you need as quickly as possible. Our goal is to provide most of the heavy lifting involved with locating information and accessing the materials most beneficial to your needs.

How to stay in good communication with the landlord?2020-11-05T17:54:54+00:00

Staying in Good Communication

The Tenant Resource Center has several great articles and resources on the importance of effective communication with the landlord. These articles and outlines can help you to save money, as well as how to craft effective documents to help you reach the goals you have set forth.

What if I can’t pay my rent/bills due to COVID?2020-11-05T17:26:43+00:00
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Many of us are facing harsh economic issues due to the global pandemic brought about by COVID. If your wondering how you’re going to pay your rent due to COVID-19 we have gathered some helpful links to help you navigate some of these issues during this difficult time

Tenant Letter Templates2020-11-05T17:17:03+00:00
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Having questions or concerns with your residence? Here is an easy and convenient template to help you communicate your wants and issues to the landlord/management.

Budgeting Template2020-11-23T15:58:29+00:00
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Download this helpful budgeting Excel template to help with creating a personal budgeting reference.

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How do I budget?2020-10-30T17:16:52+00:00

Budgeting Jump$tart provided by NextGen

I want to improve my credit score.2020-10-30T17:17:09+00:00

If you have a credit card or a loan from a bank, you have a credit history. Companies collect information about your loans and credit cards.

Companies also collect information about how you pay your bills. They put this information in one place: your credit report.

Businesses want to know about you before they lend you money. Would you want to lend money to someone who pays bills on time? Or to someone who always pays late?

Businesses look at your credit report to learn about you. They decide if they want to lend you money, or give you a credit card. Sometimes, employers look at your credit report when you apply for a job. Cell phone companies and insurance companies look at your credit report, too.

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What are my rights as a tenant?2020-11-01T17:19:12+00:00

The Tenant Resource Center offers assistance finding housing, including limited case management, eviction prevention services and rapid rehousing services. These services are only available through direct referral from the Dane County Coordinated Entry system.

Dane County Tenants – More Info

Serving over 50,000 neighbors

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Online Learning Labs, as well as live in-person labs, ensure you gain proficiency in essential life skills, and enjoy learning along the way. Our instructors are experienced and qualified professionals, and are ready to help now. Our aim is to provide our shared community with the knowledge vital to equitable outcomes.

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Online workshops, as well as live labs, ensure you gain proficiency in essential life skills , and enjoy learning along the way. Our instructors are experienced and qualified professionals, and are ready to help now. Our aim is to provide our shared community with the knowledge vital to equitable outcomes.

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