RSSEducational Opportunities

Reach UR Life Suicide Prevention program offering FREE suicide prevention trainings – safeTALK (Dec. 1), ASIST (Dec. 7-8)

| November 23, 2020
Reach UR Life Suicide Prevention program offering FREE suicide prevention trainings – safeTALK (Dec. 1), ASIST (Dec. 7-8)

The Reach UR Life Suicide Prevention program is offering FREE suicide prevention trainings – safeTALK (Dec. 1), ASIST (Dec. 7-8)

The registration link for each training is included in this message.  LIMITED registrations available for ASIST; should registrations fill up, your name can be added to a wait-list.  If you are interested in ASIST, please register with the intent that you will be attending the training.  Please see attached flyers for additional training information. 

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Virtual TBRI Intensives — A Trauma Informed Approach to Caregiving training to be held Dec. 1

| November 23, 2020
Virtual TBRI Intensives — A Trauma Informed Approach to Caregiving training to be held Dec. 1

Are you a foster, kinship, adoptive parent, teacher, Sunday school teacher or volunteer, mentor, tutor, on a families Wrap Around Team, advocate, CASA and interested in how to better care + connect with children from hard places? This is great support if you need some helpful tools and encouragement during this intense time of remote education and needs of kiddos in homes.

Whatever your role in caring for children – we’d like to invite you to join a powerful 4-part training: TBRI (Trust Based Relational Intervention) Caregiver Training.

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CPLC Parenting Arizona free six-week online Active Parenting of Teens Class on Dec. 2

| November 23, 2020
CPLC Parenting Arizona free six-week online Active Parenting of Teens Class on Dec. 2

CPLC Parenting Arizona will host a free six week online Active Parenting of Teens Class, from 6 to 7 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 11, 18, and Dec. 2.

These workshops will show you how to:

* Use non-violent discipline techniques that really work
* Improve communication with your child
* Teach responsibility and other important values
* Handle problems as they come up
* Cope with difficult topics such as drugs, violence, and sex
* Defuse power struggles with your children
* Stimulate independence as your child grows older

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First Things First — Supporting families of young kids throughout Arizona

| November 17, 2020
First Things First — Supporting families of young kids throughout Arizona

FTF funds early learning and family support programs across the state. Many of those programs have adjusted the way they work with families to continue to provide services during this challenging time.

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Connections Spotlight — Join CCC&Y’S bilingual Family Connection Weekly Zoom Meeting now on Mondays

| November 17, 2020
Connections Spotlight — Join CCC&Y’S bilingual Family Connection Weekly Zoom Meeting now on Mondays

COCONINO COUNTY — The Coconino Coalition for Children & Youth is presenting a weekly Family Connection Zoom Meeting at 2:30 p.m. Mondays.

The meeting is open to parents, caregivers, professionals — All individuals in our community.

Now is the time to connect, be supportive and receive support in a safe and caring environment via zoom or by telephone.

This is an open time to connect with others, share joys, vent some concerns, ask for support, or offer others your support.

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National Criminal Justice Training Center of Fox Valley Technical College to present ‘Talking to Children about Child Sexual Abuse free webinar on Nov. 19

| November 16, 2020
National Criminal Justice Training Center of Fox Valley Technical College to present ‘Talking to Children about Child Sexual Abuse free webinar on Nov. 19

Gain an understanding of child sexual abuse (CSA) prevention and review/evaluate different programs available to protect children. Identify what works and what doesn’t in prevention programs and discuss how to talk to children about CSA. Gather new resources for working with children with significant disabilities as well as research on CSA programs.

This webinar has been approved by OJJDP.

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Historical Trauma Specialist Certification — Level 1 training to be held Nov. 12, 13

| November 9, 2020
Historical Trauma Specialist Certification — Level 1 training to be held Nov. 12, 13

Heal Historical Trauma will present the next Historical Trauma Specialist Certification- Level 1 training from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Nov. 12, 13.

The training provides a comprehensive understanding of Historical Trauma from a multicultural lens. The training is designed for participants serving, leading, advocating and working with people of color. It is the perfect training for people in multicultural families and for anyone with the desire to understand the impact of slavery, genocide and colonization.

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Reach UR Life Suicide Prevention program, Native Americans for Community Action Inc. to present FREE Suicide Prevention Trainings

| November 3, 2020
Reach UR Life Suicide Prevention program, Native Americans for Community Action Inc. to present FREE Suicide Prevention Trainings

The Reach UR Life Suicide Prevention program and the Native Americans for Community Action Inc. will present FREE Suicide Prevention Trainings

Question, Persuade, Refer (QPR) Gatekeeper Training for Suicide Prevention and Online QPR Training

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United Way of Northern Arizona — Priah Explains It All for You

| November 3, 2020
United Way of Northern Arizona — Priah Explains It All for You

Sometimes as adults, we make things too complicated when they really are quite simple. Like why it’s so important to Live United.

That’s why we asked our friend (and United Way “spokes-kid”) Priah to break it all down and show how your donation to our Annual Campaign changes lives and makes our community stronger.

She has props. She has costumes. She thinks she needs a latte, but we’re not so sure we agree.

Take a break and enjoy this video!

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Arizona Center for Afterschool Excellence (AzCASE) — Nominations Open for NAA’s Next Generation of Afterschool Leaders

| November 3, 2020
Arizona Center for Afterschool Excellence (AzCASE) — Nominations Open for NAA’s Next Generation of Afterschool Leaders

National Afterschool Association’s (NAA) Next Generation of Afterschool Leaders identifies young leaders and recognizes and cultivates the talent of rising stars who have the potential to influence the field of afterschool for years to come. The selected emerging leader honorees will have: demonstrated contributions that have started to influence beyond individual programs to organizations and communities, a proven passion for development of themselves and others, active engagement in efforts to elevate the afterschool field and demonstrated persistence in their work to grow as leaders.

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