Serving Latinx TrainingName: Serving Latinx TrainingDate: December 5, 2019Time: 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM ESTWebsite: Click to RegisterEvent Description:The YWCA of High Point’s Latino Family Center invites key staff from your organization to participate in a special training opportunity aimed at building greater understanding, trust and cooperation with Latinx/Immigrants in our community. The Latino Family Center is unique in its class because it serves as the link between the Latinx community and Greater High Point area. In the last year alone, the center served over 1300 individuals through direct services and/or referrals in the Greater High Point area.
The Serving Latinx Training offers interested agencies and participants’ crucial education on immigration, cultural competency, and best practices for outreach to our newest Latinx / immigrant neighbors. The session also addresses domestic violence prevention and social services.
The training topics include:
- Immigration 101: Myth vs. Fact, and How the New Exec Orders on Immigration May Impact Our Work
- Understanding Latinx/Immigrant Culture and Building Trust and Cooperation with DV Victims and Advocates
- Best Practices for DV Prevention Outreach and Education with Latinos/Immigrants
- Identifying Local/Regional Resources and Next Steps
This free, multi-media, interactive training is provided by Faith Action International House, a nonprofit located in downtown Greensboro, North Carolina.