Advocacy and Community Trainings

Our Advocacy and Community Trainings are to no-cost for the social service workforce and community. We offer specific trainings to Family and Youth Peers and their Supervisors through the Family and Youth Peer Support (FYPS) Programs partnered through DOHMH.  Additionally, the Open trainings are for anyone interested in attending. They are available for any and all roles within a family and youth-serving organization, this includes but is not limited to Case Managers, Social Workers, Mental Health Counselors, Peer Mentors, etc.

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FAMILY & YOUTH PEER SERVICES (FYPS)

Check back for new trainings or join our mailing list to get notified when trainings are available.

Free

5/30/24: Self-Care in Marginalized Communities

Date:05/30/2024
Free

6/11/24: Housing & Mental Health – Building Resilience in times of Instability

Date:06/11/2024
Free

6/13/24: Supporting LGBTQ+ Youth and Families

Date:06/13/2024
Free

7/11/24: Advocacy in the Arts – Utilizing Studio Art for Self-Care

Date:07/11/2024
Free

7/25/24: Advocacy in the Arts – Enhancing Outreach through Digital Art

Date:07/25/2024
Free

8/8/24: Advocacy through Storytelling – Playwright

Date:08/08/2024
Free

8/22/24: Advocacy through Storytelling – Poetry

Date:08/22/2024

Open Trainings

Check back for new trainings or join our mailing list to get notified when trainings are available.

Free

5/30/24: Self-Care in Marginalized Communities

Date:05/30/2024
Free

6/11/24: Housing & Mental Health – Building Resilience in times of Instability

Date:06/11/2024
Free

6/13/24: Supporting LGBTQ+ Youth and Families

Date:06/13/2024
Free

7/11/24: Advocacy in the Arts – Utilizing Studio Art for Self-Care

Date:07/11/2024
Free

7/25/24: Advocacy in the Arts – Enhancing Outreach through Digital Art

Date:07/25/2024
Free

8/8/24: Advocacy through Storytelling – Playwright

Date:08/08/2024
Free

8/22/24: Advocacy through Storytelling – Poetry

Date:08/22/2024

Recorded Trainings

Free

Recorded: Introduction to Youth Peer Advocacy

Free
Family of four walking

Recorded: Introduction to Family Peer Advocacy

Free
two staff talking to each other at table

Recorded: How to Supervise Peer Advocates

Free
Supervisor having meeting with two coworkers

Recorded: Conflict Resolution in the Workplace

Free
woman sitting at work desk smiling

Recorded: Engaging and Facilitating Youth Groups during COVID-19

Free

Recorded: Mental Health & Youths – How to Provide Support

Free

Recorded: Organizational Capacity Training – Day 1

Free

Recorded: Organizational Capacity Training – Day 2

Free

Recorded: Organizational Capacity Training – Day 3

Free

Recorded: OPWDD Education – Supporting with Family Services

Free

Recorded: Introduction to The SFC Center

Free

Recorded: Technical Assistance Training

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