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Engaging Youth in Your Work

June 7, 2017 @ 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm

This is a previous offering, to view the recording please click here.

Topics: Youth development approach, creating strong youth-adult partnerships; relationship building with youth.

Webinar (90 min)

Description: In this webinar, participants will explore the concepts of the youth development approach.

Topics will include: creating strong youth-adult partnerships and communication and relationship building with youth.

Participants will be introduced to tools to better involve young people in community health leadership roles.

Audience: Community coalitions and partners

Learning Objectives: Participants completing this webinar will be able to:

1. Identify levels of youth participation
2. Provide examples of youth participation in relation to their work
3. Identify strategies to include more youth voice and choice in their work

Trainer: Daisy Ortega (Health Resources in Action)

This training addresses the following MA DPH

Coalition Criteria:

  • Shared vision including a focus on reducing health disparities and promoting health equity
  • Consistency with MA DPH‚Äôs goals and priorities
  • Participation from key stakeholders (individuals and organizations that have a vested stake or interest in a program or policy initiative, e.g. it will impact them directly)
  • Membership that is reflective of the community


June 7, 2017
1:30 pm - 3:00 pm