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Bridges Out of Poverty Training
October 6, 2017 @ 8:00 am - 3:30 pmFREE
BRIDGES OUT OF POVERTY – OCTOBER 6 AND 13, 2017
Bridges Out of Poverty is a Internationally recognized model for helping communities, agencies and organizations understand Poverty and pull together to work towards solutions. The Talbot Family Network invites all segments of the community – businesses, non-profits, agencies, faith-based organizations, individuals, government – to come out and be part of the solution.
The Workshop consists of two days of training. Lunch will be provided for all participants.
Day 1 – October 6, 2017- 8am- 3:30pm
Bridges Out of Poverty: Strategies for Professionals and Communities –
This workshop is a comprehensive approach to understanding the dynamics that cause and maintain poverty from the individual to the systemic level. Bridges Out of Poverty uses the lens of economic class and provides concrete tools and strategies for a community to prevent, reduce, and alleviate poverty.
Day 2 – October 13, 2017 – 8am-3:30pm
Applying Bridges Concepts –
(Prerequisite Day 1) This workshop is designed to take the constructs introduced in the Bridges Out Of Poverty: Strategies for Professionals and Communities workshop and begin embedding the constructs. Time will be given during the workshop to think about changes that can be made to break down barriers that are sustaining poverty within an agency, organization, and community. In order to attend only Day 2 you must have attended a Bridges Out of Poverty training in the past.