Christian charity runs money course in Norfolk
As the recession shows no sign of abating, a national Christian charity has is offering residents in West Norfolk the chance to get their finances back on track with a free money management course called CAP Money.
Christians Against Poverty, the national debt counselling charity, is running the course in partnership with Downham Market Christian Fellowship.
With over 400 successful CAP Money courses already up and running across the UK, delegates for the course will be offered teaching on good money management skills, budgeting tips and overall advice on how to curtail expenditure. The course is open to everyone, whether they’re Christian or not. It will be held over three sessions, on Monday 31 January, Monday 7 February and Monday 14 February, from 7 to 9pm. and will take place at the Sovereign Centre, Sovereign Way, Trafalgar Industrial Estate, Downham Market. Norfolk PE38 9SW
Trained CAP Money Coaches Michael and Bonnie Doherty
will be on hand to lead the sessions and offer practical advice. The course also boasts the feature of providing access to CAP’s new online resources via www.capmoney.org
Michael Doherty, CAP Money Coach, said: “We’re thrilled to be able to launch CAP Money in Downham Market. With the recession still creating havoc with people’s finances, it’s a critical time for us to step in and help.
“Through the course we aim to bring hope to those in financial difficulty in the local community. Whilst many in the UK are reeling from the effects of the financial crisis, we are convinced that, with the launch of CAP Money, many will be saved from slipping further into debt, whilst picking up excellent financial skills that will stand them in good stead for the rest of their lives.”
Those wanting to attend the CAP Money course can contact the Sovereign Centre on 01366 384474 to confirm details.
CAP Money is available for churches to run for a one-off subscription of just £150. The price includes thorough training by CAP of up to three volunteers as Money Coaches and materials. Courses are then offered free to all delegates.