Neighborhood Place partners host the BB&T Bank Bus, free tax prep for past due returns, and other services

June 1, 2018

Neighborhood Place partners host the BB&T Bank Bus at two locations, free tax preparation assistance for past due and amended tax returns, Sodexo hiring opportunities on two days, and much more in June.  To learn more about these offerings and several others please refer to the list below.


June 5, FedEx Ground Employment Opportunities at First Neighborhood Place, 10 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Located at 1503 Rangeland Rd. Call 313-4700 for more information.  A FedEx human resources recruiter will talk one-on-one with individuals interested in a career as a Package Handler with FedEx Ground.

June 5 and  14, A Healthy Journey for Two Educational Baby Shower
For more information, contact Mendy Mason at 341-5400.  A Healthy Journey for Two is an educational baby shower open to any expectant mothers. The class will include a range of information and resources, as well as free baby items, gift cards, prizes, and snacks. Hosted by Centerstone and KIDSNow. Fathers are welcome but must be registered.

  • June 5 at South Central Neighborhood Place, 4255 Hazelwood Ave., 1 - 3 p.m.
  • June 14 at First Neighborhood Place, 1503 Rangeland Rd., 1- 3 p.m.

June 5, Car Seat Safety Check at Ujima Neighborhood Place, 9 – 11 a.m.
Located at 3610 Bohne Ave.  Call Norton Children’s Hospital at 629-7358 to make an appointment.  Learn how to install your child’s car seat or booster seat, and find out if it’s time for a change. Car seat-fitting by appointment only.   

Thursdays, June 7 – July 26, 4 Your Child Dads Making The Difference at NorthWest Neighborhood Place, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.  
Located at 4018 W. Market St.  For more information or to register for the upcoming weekly workshops, please contact Dr. Cheri Langley at 709-9323 or by email at  “4 Your Child” is an eight-week fatherhood program that aims to improve the quantity and quality of fathers’ involvement by integrating responsible parenting, economic stability, and relationship education services.  Participants may be compensated for their time up to $220 but registration is required. 

June 7 and 11, Sodexo Hiring Opportunities
Sodexo, a food-service agency, will provide on-the-spot interviews for positions with Jewish Hospital, Our Lady of Peace and University of Louisville Hospital. Bring your resume and be prepared for an interview. This is one of Sodexo’s busiest hiring seasons. Stop by if you are looking for employment that can lead to a full-time or part-time position. 

  • June 7 at T.J. Middle School in the W.D. Bruce Building – door #24, 1501 Rangeland Rd., 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. Call 313-4700 for more information.,
  • June 11 at South Central Neighborhood Place, 4255 Hazelwood Ave, 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. Call 485-7130 for more information.

June 12, Foster Parent Recruitment Meeting at First Neighborhood Place, 6 – 8 p.m.
Located at 1503 Rangeland Rd., side of Thomas Jefferson Middle School. Call 595-5437 (KIDS) for more information. Detailed information will be provided on the requirements and process of how to become a foster or adoptive parent. Information such as an explanation of foster care, special needs adoption, and information on foster parent training classes will be provided. Sponsored by Kentucky Foster Care and the Special Needs Adoption Program.

June 18, The BB&T Financial Bus at two locations
The BB&T Bank Bus is a 40-foot mobile classroom providing credit report education, unclaimed property searches, self-file income tax preparation stations, as well as comprehensive financial services. BB&T personnel will also be available to help with checking and savings accounts and other financial services and provide access to computer-based Money Smart Financial Education

  • June 18 at Charmoli Neighborhood Place, 200 Juneau Drive, 8 a.m. – 12 p.m. Call 574-8147 for more information.
  • June 18 at South Jefferson Neighborhood Place, Fairdale location, 1000 Neighborhood Place, 1 – 4 p.m. Call 363-1424 for more information.

June 21, Free Off-Season Tax Help with VITA (Volunteer Income Tax Assistance) at First Neighborhood Place, 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.  
Located at 1503 Rangeland Rd., side of Thomas Jefferson Middle School.  Call 574-5687 to make an appointment and to inquire about required IRS documentation needed.  Although the 2017 tax filing season has ended, there is still free help available in preparing past due and amended tax returns. It is also still possible to receive a refund for returns from the years 2015 to 2017 for those who qualify.  Taxpayers earning $64,000 can make an appointment with a VITA team member.

July 5, American Red Cross Blood Drive at Charmoli Center Neighborhood Place, 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. 
Located at 200 Juneau Drive, Suite 200, conference room.  Call 574-8147 for more information. Giving blood is a simple thing to do, but it can make a big difference in the lives of others. It is best to reach out in advance to preregister in advance, however, walk-ins the day of will be accepted.

About Neighborhood Place
Louisville’s Neighborhood Place -- a partnership of Louisville Metro Government (including the Office of Resilience and Community Services, and Public Health and Wellness), Jefferson County Public Schools, Kentucky Cabinet for Health and Family Services and Centerstone (formerly Seven Counties Services) -- provides community-based centers which bring together health care, education, employment and social services at eight locations across the community. To find a Neighborhood Place in your neighborhood, please call Metro Call at 311.