Register now for the Family Support live, online learning session hosted by the Center for Schools and Communities with support from the Office of Child Development and Early Learning (OCDEL).
Engaging Immigrant and Refugee Parents from a Cultural Humility Perspective
Wednesday, December 4, 2019
10:00 a.m. to 11:15 a.m. EST
Presenter: Ivonne Smith-Tapia, Project Manager, University of Pittsburgh Office of Child Development
Description: Many service providers face challenges providing services to immigrant and refugee families. In this webinar we will explore strength-based strategies that go beyond language interpretation to improve parent engagement. You will have the opportunity to understand the cultural humility perspective, stages of immigrant parent engagement, and steps to create cultural adaptations to current activities/programs.
There is no cost to participate.
All registrants will receive an email confirmation regarding the status of their participation and instructions on how to access the meeting room in order to participate in the event.
ADA Accommodations: Participation by all individuals is encouraged. A recording of this webinar with closed captioning and a transcript will be available on the Family Support website within seven (7) days of the live event. Will you require hearing impaired live captioning services? If so, please respond in the registration form no later than 72 hours prior to the webinar. If you would like to contact us directly, please email or phone contact Jennifer Esposito at the Center for Schools and Communities at (717) 763-1661, ext. 161 or via email at email@example.com
Certificates: If you are participating as part of a group, make sure that the full names and email addresses of all attendees are typed in the Chat box. To receive a certificate you must attend the training from beginning to the end.
Family Support at Center for Schools and Communities (PA PAT State Office, Children’s Trust Fund, and Strengthening Families Protective Factors and Leadership Team) will be hosting more live, online sessions designed to address topics of relevance to Family Support program sites. Please mark your calendar with the following dates:
January 8, 2020 – Supporting Effective Group Connections
If you have any questions about this online presentation, please contact Jennifer Esposito at the Center for Schools and Communities at (717) 763-1661, ext. 161 or via email at firstname.lastname@example.org.