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Wednesday, April 11 • 10:00am - 11:15am
Initiating Action in the Faith Community LIMITED

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Limited Capacity seats available

Faith communities, congregations and clergy have enormous potential in responding to the concerns of families. Few are familiar with the ACEs study or the long-term impact of toxic stress. This session will guide participants to take a fresh look at their own congregations. Whether an active church member or looking for resources for the families with which you work, we’ll consider together what's possible. Learn how to initiate the process, educate clergy and members, and facilitate an action-oriented response


Jean Sullivan, M.Div.

Research Project Coordinator, University of Kansas
Jean Sullivan, M. Div., works with the MIECHV team at Iowa Department of Public Health on the implementation of needs assessments and pilot evaluation, and provides technical assistance in community engagement through the University of Kansas. She hosts monthly Lunch & Learn professional... Read More →

Wednesday April 11, 2018 10:00am - 11:15am CDT