Category Archives: training

Speak Up, Speak Out Youth Advisory Board

APPLICATION DUE: Fill out this short application by December 16, 2016. ​ Advisory board members will work with members of the arts, health and wellness, and advocacy fields to plan and create workshops and to develop a professional social justice advocacy performance event that address and raises awareness of systemic roadblocks to Healthy Eating and Active Living in

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Register Today! Successes in Adolescent Health: Tools and Techniques to Support Pregnant and Parenting Young People in Breastfeeding

Successes in Adolescent Health: Tools and Techniques to Support Pregnant and Parenting Young People in Breastfeeding   An education and training event for health care providers, school staff, and others that work with adolescents MONDAY, AUGUST 15 9:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. CT · Registration 9:00 a.m. CT Location: Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s

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Please join Engage Denver for an informational meeting to connect Non-Profit Organizations and Small Businesses with the DPS Career Connect Program’s summer internships!

DPS interns will be placed for the summer based on their current career area of focus in school. Non-Profits are often organizations being run with lean resources and a summer intern can make a huge difference in this mutually exclusive beneficial program! These students will be able to assist with websites, financial updates and business

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There’s still time to RSVP!

It’s not too late to RSVP for Maximizing Success: What Teen Pregnancy Data Means for Colorado. Come enjoy a brief presentation featuring just a few of the many Colorado initiatives going on in the field of youth sexual health.  We will also share highlights from the newly-released 2015 State of Adolescent Sexual Health (SASH) Report,

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Registration is now OPEN for Street Smart Training of Facilitators. This training is provided FREE of charge for youth-serving professionals interested in providing comprehensive sexual health education in Colorado.  

What is Street Smart? Street Smart is an evidence-based, comprehensive sexual health education curriculum developed for youth at high-risk for being in risky situations. The Street Smart curriculum covers a variety of topics such as drugs and alcohol, condom use, HIV/STIs, and includes many skill-building activities designed to help youth practice safer sexual behaviors and

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Youth and Adult Mental Health First aid training available on May 19th! Be there, register today!!

  STEPPING UP FOR OUR COMMUNITIES We need your help to make this another event for the record books! Become trained in Youth or Adult Mental Health First Aid as we aim to set a new record for number of people trained in one day across the state of Colorado. These courses are being provided at NO

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Help Your Community Get Ready for Disasters

Global Youth Service Day (April 17-19) is just a couple weeks away, so it’s time to map out your GYSD project. Emergency Preparedness – “Ready – Big Hero 6” PSA Disasters can happen at any time, and we all have to be prepared. You can make sure that your family and community are equipped with the

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Register for the Juvenile Services Training Institute – 2015 in Portland

Register now for the 2015 Juvenile Services Training institute being held May 4-6, 2015 in Portland, Oregon. Full day, intensive workshops choices include: Trauma Responsive Custody Understanding Adolescent Development Through Current Brain Research Behavior Management: Shaping Youth Success through Coaching, Modeling, and Teaching Using Positive Youth Development Strategies to Engage Youth When Monday May 4,

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Not one to mark your calendar, well you’re gonna want to, because there are two big events coming up in 2015! #CYM #CREATECouncil

Mark your calendars for two big events in 2015: Youth Action Day – March 9, 2015 Each year, Colorado Youth Matter and the CREATE Youth Council convene youth advocates at the State Capitol in Denver to meet with policy makers and discuss the importance of increasing access to comprehensive sex education and sexual health services

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Mental Health First Aid Colorado, Let’s break the record together!

  I am pleased to announce the Mental Health First Aid Colorado has a limited number of slots to attend a record setting event. We are hoping to train 200 youth development professionals in Youth Mental Health First Aid (a Guinness record!) Thanks to funding from the State, we are able to offer the training

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