October 1st marks the opening of the 2012-2013 Energy Season here at Byrd Barr Place, with applications for Puget Sound Energy gas customers now available.  Assistance payments with LIHEAP for Seattle City Light and other vendors will begin in early December 2012.  Continue to check our website for updated information.  To learn more about about our Energy Assistance Program or to make an appointment to receive assistance with a gas bill, click here.

Have you ever wondered how to set up a spending plan you can stick to, review your credit report, or choose the credit card that’s right for you? In conjunction with Boston Private Bank, Byrd Barr Place is pleased to present Money Smart workshops at Yesler Community Center. In just 10 weeks, you will learn how to improve your family’s financial health. Workshops are free and are open to the public. Don’t let transportation keep you from participating: Byrd Barr Place can provide bus vouchers! Don’t miss out on the opportunity to get your family’s finances in shape. Click here for more information and start your journey to financial independence today! To receive updates on financial education opportunities join our mailing list.

For questions or more information, please contact Danielle Preval at danielle@byrdbarr.place or call 206-812-4969.