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Do you live in 38126 or 38106? Are you 18 or older? 

Advance Memphis has programs and classes to help you

  • Get a job and keep a job.
  • Learn to budget your money
  • Earn forklift certification
  • Start a business.
  • Earn your GED/High School Equivalency.
  • Certified anger management and addiction recovery meetings are available.

Registration requires a photo ID and one proof of residence in 38126 or 38106.  

To find out more and to register, call 901.543.8525 or stop to see us at 769 Vance Avenue.

PROGRAM PROGRAM DESCRIPTION WHEN IT MEETS
Work Life 6 week job readiness class. Graduates qualify for job assistance through Employment Support, including placement through the Advance Memphis Staffing Program. Call 901.543.8525 and ask for Bryce or Shan to get started in the next class! Call for dates
Faith & Finances 12 week class on budgeting and saving. Graduates qualify for a matched savings account (IDA) which allows participants to save for an asset (car, house, small biz, college). Call 704.681.2439 and ask for Bryce. Call for dates
High School Equivalency/ GED Our goal is to help you earn your diploma. We have beginners and advanced classes, as well as one-on-one tutoring to help you prepare for the test and feel confident. We have a class that will fit your schedule–morning, afternoon, and evening–so please call today. Call 901.487.9855 and ask for Jonathan. Call for dates
Addiction Recovery Meetings Overcoming through Christ addiction recovery meetings are open to anyone struggling with drug/alcohol or other addictions. Ask for Cindy (901.494.9122) or Thelma (901.543.8525) Call for dates
Anger Management Court approved 8 week cognitive behavioral class that helps you look at positive responses to anger instead of negative ones. Call 901.494.9122 and ask for Cindy. Call for dates
LAUNCH Have an existing small business or a fantastic idea for a business? Want to take your business to the next level or make your dreams a reality? Come to our 10 week small business class. Call 704.681.2439 and ask for Bryce. Call for dates
Forklift Training Employers all over Memphis are hiring forklift drivers. If you are enrolled in or have already graduated from the Work Life program (listed above) you can go through our Forklift Training program. Jobs are waiting! Call 901.289.3280 and ask for Al.  Call for dates.