Fostering Resiliency: Mitigating the Impact of Homelessness on Children
Thursday, May 12, 2011 | 1 to 2:30 p.m. Eastern Time
One in 50 American children experience homelessness each year. Homelessness has a devastating impact on children’s health, development, academic achievement, and overall well-being. However, with support, children can grow and thrive amidst adversity. Sign up for a free SAMHSA HRC webcast to learn how homeless service providers can foster resiliency in children experiencing homelessness. Presenter Katie Volk will discuss how children fall into homelessness, the challenges they face, and how fostering resiliency can improve their chances of succeeding.
Who Should Attend
Direct service providers, outreach workers, casemanagers, peer support specialists, project directors, supervisors, and team leaders can all benefit from this webcast.