When: Every 3rd Friday of the month | 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM Where: Oakland Neighborhood Center Who: Ages 18+ Cost: No Cost
Diamond in the Rough is a non-profit women’s empowerment organization that holds sessions and workshops on life skills, parenting, and time management. The founder and facilitator of this program is Tawanta Stanley. Diamond in the Rough provides overall encouragement and fellowship for women from various backgrounds.
Polk Youth Leadership Team
When: Every 3rd Thursday of the month | 5:00 PM - 6:30 PM Where: Oakland Neighborhood Center Who: Ages 10 - 19 Cost: No Cost
The Youth Leadership Team meets monthly. They will participate in community service projects, teen discussions, and awareness activities. Community service hours are available and refreshments will be served
HIV Rapid Testing
When: Every 4th Thursday of the month | 4:30 PM - 7:30 PM Where: Oakland Neighborhood Center Who: Ages 13+ Cost: No Cost
The Florida Department of Health offers free rapid HIV/AIDs testing and screening for sexually transmitted diseases. The health department will use a rapid test that uses a small blood sample from a finger prick and provides results in 15 minutes. All tests are free and results are confidential.
How to use Computers
When: Thursdays | 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM Where: Oakland Neighborhood Center Who: Open to all ages Cost: No Cost
How to use Computers is a free of charge basic computer class. This class is for beginners or those that may want to become more familiar with operating a computer. There are other opportunities to take this class at the Haines City Public Library and it is also offered in Spanish. (Please contact library for dates and times as they vary). This class is facilitated by Elizabeth Ramos.
Oakland Neighborhood Center Physical Address 915 Ave E Haines City, FL 33844
Community Outreach Coordinator: Janette Carter Email: Jcarter@hainescity.com