RSSEducational Opportunities

Professional Development for Program Leaders

| October 9, 2014
Professional Development for Program Leaders

Announcing the 2014 Arizona Out-of-School Time Conference Program Leadership Track This year’s annual AzCASE Out-of-School Time Conference, the largest professional development event for youth program staff in Arizona, will feature a dedicated Program Leadership Track– providing current and aspiring program leaders with a choice of six professional development workshops Learn new strategies and best practices for increasing your […]

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BookPALS– Volunteer Read Aloud Literacy Program is coming to Flagstaff

| October 8, 2014
BookPALS– Volunteer Read Aloud Literacy Program is coming to Flagstaff

BookPALS– Volunteer Read Aloud Literacy Program is coming to Flagstaff BookPALS, Performing Artists for Literacy in Schools is an all volunteer literacy program sponsored by the Screen Actors Guild Foundation,  placing actors, theater students, and trained community volunteers into underserved elementary schools   (pre K-6th grade) to read aloud to classrooms of students on a weekly basis- […]

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REACH UR LIFE hosts Free SafeTALK training – October 13

| October 8, 2014
REACH UR LIFE hosts Free SafeTALK training – October 13

Would you like to feel more confident in your ability to help someone considering suicide? Native Americans for Community Action (NACA) invite you to attend safeTALK, a three-hour training that prepares anyone over the age of 15 to identify persons with thoughts of suicide and connect them to suicide first aid resources. *Learn the signs to […]

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Building Momentum for STEAM Education

| October 8, 2014
Building Momentum for STEAM Education

Valley of the Sun Association for the Education of Young Children (VSAEYC) presents “Building Momentum with STEAM Education” This training is designed to enhance intentional facilitation skills of early childhood practitioners to promote investigation and critical thinking in young children while using open-ended materials, which enhance STEAM experiences for children. Participants will have the opportunity to […]

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Tonier Cain – Nationally Recognized Speaker Comes to Flagstaff – October 14th

| October 7, 2014
Tonier Cain – Nationally Recognized Speaker Comes to Flagstaff – October 14th

Tonier Cain is a nationally recognized SAMHSA speaker and advocate for recovery and trauma-informed care.  In March 2010, her story was launched in the form of a documentary titled, “Healing Neen” which details her transcendent story of emergence from drug addiction, multiple incarcerations and two decades of homelessness to become a tireless advocate and educator […]

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Darkness to Light, Stewards of Children Facilitator Training – Oct 24TH – Spaces still available

| October 7, 2014
Darkness to Light, Stewards of Children Facilitator Training – Oct 24TH – Spaces still available

Stewards of Children is a prevention training program that teaches adults how to prevent, recognize, and react responsibly to child sexual abuse. The program is designed for organizations that serve youth and for individuals concerned about the safety of children. It is the only nationally distributed, evidence based program proven to increase knowledge, improve attitudes, […]

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NACA Awarded Tribal Youth Suicide Prevention Funding  

| October 6, 2014
NACA Awarded Tribal Youth Suicide Prevention Funding  

Native Americans for Community Action, Inc. is pleased to announce it has been awarded a Tribal Youth Suicide Prevention Grant from the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA). Through this 5-year project, Native Americans for Community Action, Inc. will provide youth suicide prevention programming throughout Coconino County and collaborating communities within the Hopi Tribe. NACA’s youth suicide […]

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Literacy Workshops at the Arizona Out-of-School Time Conference on November 15th

| October 6, 2014
Literacy Workshops at the Arizona Out-of-School Time Conference on November 15th

Fun & creative Literacy Workshops at the Arizona Out-of-School Time Conference! Saturday, November 15th @ the Phoenix Convention Center The Literacy Workshop Track will provide you with some great new ideas, activities, and strategies for creatively promoting literacy and a love of reading. Our Featured Literacy Workshops Include: Storytelling & Images: Using Comic Books to Educate! Miguel […]

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Domestic Violence Awareness Conference – October 28th

| October 3, 2014
Domestic Violence Awareness Conference – October 28th

Domestic Violence Awareness Conference October 28, 2014 8am to 5pm Tuba City Chapter House, Tuba City, AZ For more information, contact Department of Family Services at 928 283 3266 DFS and their sponsors are not responsible for personal property damaged, stolen or lost For flyer, Click here.

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Upcoming Webinars For Trauma Informed Services to Domestic Violence Victims

| September 29, 2014
Upcoming Webinars For Trauma Informed Services to Domestic Violence Victims

The National Center on Domestic Violence, Trauma & Mental Health is pleased to announce their October webinars. 2014 Webinar Series: Building Trauma-Informed Services for Children, Youth, and Parents Impacted by Domestic Violence Wednesday, October 8, 2014 2:00 – 3:30 pm CST Susan Blumenfeld, MSW, LCSW Child Trauma Training Director National Center on Domestic Violence, Trauma & Mental Health […]

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