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Fresh Start Education Center

Listing Last Update: February 17, 2014


512 East Fleming Drive
Morganton, NC 28655

Primary Contact

Holly Johnson

(828) 439-6090

Educational services

  • To read and write better
  • To study for my high school equivalency exam
  • To improve my math skills
  • To improve my technology skills

Instruction Type

  • Classroom
  • Computer

Program Overview

Fresh Start’s services include: adult basic education modules (math, reading, writing, social studies, spelling, and vocabulary development), GED preparation, and college preparation. Employment readiness services include basic PC literacy, a myriad of computer training modules, career employment skills, resume writing, job search assistance, and job training to help prepare individuals for the increasingly vigorous task of obtaining and maintaining employment. Fresh Start also offers basic financial literacy, and provides group and individual counseling to participants struggling with stress management, family conflict, depression, anger and low self-esteem. Workforce Development classes offered are Employability Skills I & II, Technical Awareness I & II, Janitorial Skills, Customer Service Skills, Health and Nutrition.

Hours of operation: Monday - Thursday 8:00 - 10:00 a.m. and by appointment

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