Wilton CareerCenter, 865 U.S. Route 2E, will offer the following free workshops. Registration is required unless otherwise noted.

• MEOC-101-Essentials of College Planning, 10 a.m.-noon, Wednesday, July 18.

This workshop introduces participants to educational opportunities in general and MEOC services in particular. This interactive workshop touches on the four steps in the college process: admissions, financial aid, career and study skills. The financial aid portion will provide an overview of financial basics and the completion of the Free Application of Federal Student Aid. For workshop details and registration, call 800-281-3703.

• Vocational Rehabilitation Orientation, 7-10:30 a.m. Thursday, July 5.

This orientation is for people with disabilities who are considering vocational rehabilitation services. Orientations are held the first Thursday of each month. Service providers also are welcome to attend. Registration not required.

• Small Business Administration will offer three different workshops Starting Your Own Small Business, Access to Capital and Federal and State Resources for Small Business Most of these workshops are two hours long. For more information, call Bill Card at 622-8555.

• Rumford Area: Vocational Rehabilitation Orientation, 2-4 p.m. Wednesday, July 18, Region 9, in Mexico.

This orientation is for people with disabilities who are considering vocational rehabilitation services. Orientations are held the third Wednesday of the month. Service providers also are welcome to attend. Registration not required.

CareerCenter partners include WMCA CareerCenter Services and Maine Department of Labor.

For more information and to set up an appointment, call 645-5800; toll free 800-982-4311; TTY: Maine Relay 711.

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