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Building Youth Voice in Rock County Training
April 3 @ 8:30 am - 12:30 pm$5
Registration for the Building Youth Voice in Rock County Training is now OPEN! Click HERE for how you can get involved or register for the training.
- Network and share best practices to reengage youth and practice youth-adult partnership
- Build common vocabulary through a Youth as Advocates in Community Health Training 101
- Create a foundation for Rock County-wide youth leadership
Participants will connect with each other and share their experiences while exploring six different roles and responsibilities to empower youth voice and leadership.
9:30 Youth Advocates for Community Health 101-
Guest Presenter-Jen Braun UW Madison Division of Extension Health Equity Specialist
Participants will receive an overview of the Youth Advocates for Community Health (YACH) initiative. YACH creates youth-adult partnerships that allow youth to lead and generate energy among their peers (and adults) to improve the health of their community in ways that matter to them.
10:15 Breakout-Creating Coalition Support for Youth Voice & Policy, Systems & Environmental Change
Participants will develop strategies for creating and sustaining coalition support for Youth voice and policy, systems, and environmental change efforts (PSE)
11:00 Breakout- Engaging Youth
Participants will develop strategies for engaging youth during meeting times, including classroom management tools and working through challenging dynamics
11:30 What’s our readiness? Youth-Adult Partnership in Rock County
Participants will identify and discuss strategies for creating and sustaining youth voice with community partners in Rock County.
12:30 Lunch and Networking