Veterans Upward Bound

MEOC is happy to welcome a new sister program to the state of Maine!

Veterans Upward Bound is a TRIO program that assists veterans beginning or returning to post-secondary education in a variety of ways. The program is tailored to meet individual needs in the following areas:

  • Academic & skills assessment
  • Tutoring and computer-based instruction
  • Academic, financial aid, career and personal counseling
  • Classroom instruction in reading, writing, math, as well as computer basics, study skills and other essential subjects
  • Assistance in completing college admission & financial aid applications.

If you are a veteran who might be interested in Veterans Upward Bound more information is available on their website:

New Ventures Maine

New Ventures Maine (formerly called Women, Work, and Community)  is a community partner of MEOC that focuses on helping Maine people achieve economic security for themselves and their families.

October 11, they are offering their career planning class online for Maine adults. Oh, did we mention that it’s free?

Sound interesting? Check out the flier here, or go to their website for more information.