The purpose of the Renting Wise Workshop is to help renters get into and maintain decent and affordable housing. This is a great program for renters who are struggling to find housing due to blemishes in their past rental history. It is a great opportunity to become a more educated tenant. With the Renting Wise Workshop, a range of rental-related topics will be covered, including:

  • Repairing Your Credit

  • Understanding Your Rights and Responsibilities

  • Getting Your Security Deposit Back

  • Effectively Communicating

  • Keeping a Safe and Healthy Home

  • Encouraging Landlords to Give You a Second Chance


Registration: Click here for the registration form. If you have any questions please call (406) 758-5462 or email


Workshop Fee: Rent Education Workshops are FREE and are on Thursdays from 1pm-2pm, but advanced registration is REQUIRED as well as a minimum of 5 people need to be signed up for each workshop


Counseling: One on One counseling is free and specific to your situation. Please let the workshop leader know if you want a private appointment. Or, if you are not attending the workshop, please call (406) 758-5462 to make an appointment.


Location: Community Action Partnership of NW MT (CAPNM), 214 Main St, Kalispell, MT 59901

Questions: Contact 406-758-5462


Workshop Schedule:

*Online workshop available due to the CoronaVirus (call for details)

August 13th/27th

September 10th/24th

October 6th/22nd

November 12th

December 3rd/17th

"This project is funded in whole, or in part, under a Contract with the Montana Department of Public Health and Human Services.  The statements herein do not necessarily reflect the opinion of the Department."