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Bridges out of Poverty Workshop

September 17, 2016 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm

Inspiring Action for Change: Addressing the Challenge of Poverty
Strategies for Community Members & Professionals

with Bridges Certified Trainer & Facilitator, Elaine Weir

Addressing poverty is the responsibility of the whole community. The Bridges Out of Poverty workshop provides key strategies when working with individuals living in poverty. Gain a deeper understanding of the challenges and strengths of people living in poverty. Topics include:

  • increasing awareness of differences in economic cultures
  • explore the hidden rules of economic class and examine how those differences effect opportunities for success
  • examine the impact of poverty on families
  • identify ways to improve relationships and develop new tools to better address individual needs

Coffee & light refreshments will be served.  Workbook can be purchased for $15.00.

To register contact Megan Despard at Circles Wellington County: 226-821-0099 or circleswc@gmail.com


September 17, 2016
9:30 am - 12:30 pm