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Community Learning Center

Liberty CLC

Community Learning Center

The Liberty CLC is about you!

It is a place where we are connecting to our neighborhood community. We know each other because we are involved and engaged in educating ourselves, each other and all children. We achieve this by celebrating diversity, health, and wellness with fun learning activities for people of all ages.

Have questions, comments or ideas? We want to hear from you! Please feel free to call (801) 578-8588 or email us.

CLC Coordinator            
Victoria Palauni

victoria.palauni@slcschools.org

Assistant Coordinator            

 

 

 

​​​​​​Welcome to 2020! Here is what is currently happening at the Liberty CLC & Clinic this winter.

 

HEALTH & WELLNESS SERVICES

 
Liberty Community Health Clinic: Intermountain Health Care (IHC) is open to Liberty students, families, and community. Services provided to insured and uninsured, based on a sliding fee scale.
Hours of Operation: Monday through Friday 7:00 am to 3:30 pm
For more information or to schedule an appointments: Please call (801) 408-3585.
 
Liberty Community Dental Clinic: The University of Utah School of Dentistry is open to Liberty students, families, and community. Services provided to insured and uninsured, based on sliding fee scale. All initial pediatric visits are $35.00.
Hours of Operation: Monday through Friday 8:00 am to 5:00 pm
For more information or to schedule an appointments: Please call (801) 587-6453
 
Valley Behavioral Health Services: All Liberty students receiving services must be referred through the school to receive one-on-one mental health support from Ms. Julie. If you have a child in need of additional support please contact his or her teacher directly to be connected to school counselor and resources available.
Hours of Operation: Monday through Friday 8:00 to 3:00 pm  
 
Friends for Sight: Free vision screenings for all ages, Wednesdays from 9:00 to 12:00 pm.
Vision Clinics: Calendared throughout the school year with a practicing ophthalmologist or pediatric ophthalmologist.  
For more information or to schedule an appointment: Please call (801) 524-2020     
 
 

COMMUNITY SERVICES

 
Salt Lake County - AUCH Community Health Worker TeamWho we are and What we do? (Resource Navigator) We help you access community resources including food, legal aid, utility assistance and more. (Connector) We connect you with affordable care and help you through the healthcare system. (Listeners) We are part of your community and understand your concerns. (Problem Solvers) We listen to your needs and help you find real solutions. (Wellness Advocates) We help you maintain or improve your health by setting goals or keeping current ones.
Hours of operation: CHC Case-workers are available Wednesdays and Thursdays from 8:30 am to 3:30 pm in office #1059.
For more information or to schedule an appointment: Please call (801) 867-6277
 
Division of Workforce Service (DWS): On-site services available to the community. If you need to apply for Medicaid, CHIP or Emergency medical assistance or if you have an open case and need to check on the status or submit additional paperwork, come see Tanya Smith. No appointment necessary and walk-ins Welcome!
Hours of operation at Liberty: Monday, Wednesday, and Thursday from 8:00 to 4:00 pm
Hours of operation at Horizonte School: Tuesday and Friday from 8:00 to 4:00 pm.
 
Community Food Pantry: Liberty has an established partnership with Utah Food Bank and private donors to host its own food pantry. Although supplies are limited to nonperishable goods, we can meet emergency food needs for students, families and community members. If you or someone you know are in need please feel free to come in, no appointment necessary.
Hours of Operation: Tuesday and Thursday from 2:30 to 5:30 pm
 
Women's Support Group:  IHC provides a free session directed by a psychologist  once a month for women in the community. We will talk, listen and share the daily problems we have to confront as women. This group is offered the third Wednesday of each month. Join us Wednesday, January 15, 2020 from 11:30 to 1:00 pm in CLC Conference Room #1065.
For more information: Please call Luanne RN (801) 408-8628 
 
Monthly Mobile Food Distribution & Give-a ways: Wednesday, January 8, 2020 from 2:30 to 4:00 pm.  The Utah Food Bank provides Liberty families with a mobile food distribution day each month, the first Wednesday of a full week in each month. Food items are distributed peer family, each family is encourage to participate. The give- a ways are provided by community donations only, all donations received with be distributed once a month on a first come first to take basis. All remaining items at the end of distribution will be donated to the Big Brother Big Sister Organization.
For distribution or volunteer information: Please call (801) 578-8588.
SAVE THE DATES:
Feb. 5, 2020
Mar. 4, 2020
Apr. 8, 2020
May 6, 2020
 
 

EDUCATIONAL / ENRICHMENT SERVICES

 
ADULT GED PREP CLASSESLiberty is offering two classes per day, Monday through Thursday, Beginning Course 9:00 to 12:00 and Intermediate Course 1:00 to 4:00 pm. Participants will register at Horizonte but attend Liberty CLC Rm #1024.
 
Liberty Parent English Class: Class begins Tuesday, January 21 from 3:00 to 4:15 pm Instructor: Mrs. Craig. TBA: Additional Adult Evening English Classes for the Liberty Community.
 
Diabetes Class: Class will be held on Tuesday’s Feb. 4 and Feb. 11, 2020 from 6:00 to 7:30 pm in room #1023. Classes are offered by IHC to the community free of charge, everyone is welcome to attend. 
 
Wasatch Community Garden – Seeds of Success: Interviewing now!!! Looking for Single Mothers who are interested in getting certified as a nursing assistant free of charge. Please contact Susie Marvin (801) 414-6772 IMMEDIATELY!
 
Yoga Class:  Tuesdays and Thursdays from  6:00 to 7:00 pm Winter Session begins January 7, 2020 and ends March 19, 2020. Classes are offered to the community free of charge, everyone is welcome to attend. 
 
Zumba Class: Wednesdays from  6:00 to 7:00 pm Winter Session begins January 15, 2020 and ends March 18, 2020. Classes are offered to the community free of charge, everyone is welcome to attend. If needed we will add an additional day so please come enjoy while taking care of your health and wellness.
 
Kids in the Kitchen:  Winter Session is scheduled to begin on Tuesday, January 14, 2020 from 3:10 to 4:10 pm for Groups 3 & 4 and 4:15 to 5:15 pm Groups 5 & 6. Classes provided by Utah State University 4-H program.

Bad Dog Arts: Multi-Cultural Art Program – Winter Session will begin January 15, 2020. Students will learn a variety of dances from countries and cultures. Goal is to have a multi-cultural celebration at the end of the school year for families to come and enjoy.

Class will be offered on Fridays for 8 weeks to students grade 2, 3,4,5 and 6.  

 

PARENT INVOLVEMENT

 

Monthly Parent Meeting: The first Parent Meeting will be held on Friday, January 10, 2020 from 8:15 to 9:15  in the Liberty Elementary Gym. If you have questions or concerns please contact Claudio Torres by email Claudio.torres@slcschools.org

Meeting has been cancel, but will be rescheduled ASAP!

 

Upcoming Events

 

1) Student Learning Service Project: Liberty students will be recognizing the efforts of Martin Luther King Jr. by assessing and addressing community needs. A collection of food, clothing, hygiene and warm blankets have been collected and distributed to our students and families.

2) Monthly Family Awareness Event: TBA

 

What makes Liberty Elementary different from other school? Liberty is a community school!  At Liberty, families and community residents work as equal partners with the school and other community service providers to develop programming in five areas:

  • Early Childhood Education
  • Youth Academic Support and Enrichment
  • Adult Education and Involvement
  • Community/Neighborhood Development
  • Access to Health and Mental Health Services

Community partners include:

  • Friends for Sight
  • Utah 4-H Program
  • Salt Lake Arts Academy
  • The University of Utah - Lowell Bennion Center, Department of Occupational Therapy, College of Social Work, University Neighborhood Partners, and more
  • Assistance League of Salt Lake
  • Intermountain Health
  • AUCH – Community Health Care (CHC) Case Workers
  • Department of Workforce Services
  • U of U School of Dentistry
  • Valley Behavioral Health
  • For the Kids / USANA
  • Criminal Justice Center
  • Deseret Industries
  • The Utah Food Bank
  • Mobile Beacon
  • Bad Dog Arts Program
  • Liberty Wells Community Council
  • The Salt Lake City Library
  • ...and many more!

 

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