Partnership Webinars

The Scope of Leveraged Dollars in the WAP Network

Thursday, May 3rd at 2:00pm ET | 1:00 pm CT | 12:00 pm MT |11:00 am PT

Hosted by the Weatherization Leveraged Partnerships Project, join the National Community Action Partnership and NASCSP to discuss the joint release of the 2016 Non-Federal Leveraged Dollars in the WAP report. Energy teams from both organizations coordinated the collection of data from WAP State Grantees, WAP subgrantees, and State Associations to detail the scope of leveraged dollars in the network. Hear state-by-state numbers and learn about how these national partners can assist your state network in beginning or growing leveraged partnerships with the WAP.
Presenters:  Natalie Kramer, Community Action Partnership; Meg Power, Economic Opportunity Studies; Eric Behna, NASCSP


Putting a System Together: Examining Core Homeless Service Interventions

Wed, May 9th at 2:00pm ET | 1:00 pm CT | 12:00 pm MT |11:00 am PT

How does homeless prevention, diversion, shelter, rapid re-housing and targeted permanent housing fit together as part of an effective homeless service system? On May 9, the National Alliance to End Homelessness will examine these core interventions in the kick-off of a webinar series on ending homelessness. Subsequent webinars will examine how to knit together effective and comprehensive responses to homelessness in rural communities and the critical role of Community Action Agencies.

Presenter: National Alliance to End Homelessness (NAEH)


Introduction to Collective Impact
Wed, May 16th at 2:00pm ET | 1:00 pm CT | 12:00 pm MT |11:00 am PT

The term “collective impact” has become widely used in the social sector. But, what really is the collective impact approach, and how can it help us achieve our goals? This webinar will provide an overview of the collective impact approach, and will cover topics such as how the collective impact approach works, why collective impact is a valuable approach, the mindset shifts necessary for collective impact to succeed, and the readiness/necessary conditions for using the collective impact approach.

Presenter:  FSG Consulting


Cultural Humility and Health Equity
Wed, May 23 at 2:00pm ET | 1:00 pm CT | 12:00 pm MT |11:00 am PT

Cultural humility provides a framework that can be utilized to impact health equity in policy and practice. This session will provide an overview of the relationship between cultural humility and health equity. (Part 2 of 2)

Presenters:  Dr. Dayna Long & Leanna Lewis, LCSW


Racial Equity In Financial Empowerment Program Design
Wed, May 30 at 2:00pm ET | 1:00 pm CT | 12:00 pm MT |11:00 am PT

Research has consistently pointed to the fact that persons of color face a steep historic and social disadvantage in their ability to access reputable financial products and services. As a result, Community Action agencies have a responsibility to ensure that their financial empowerment strategy is inclusive and works to specifically address the unique challenges that face these communities.  Join us on May 30 to participate in a conversation on the critical importance of incorporating a racial equity lens in financial empowerment program design. Calling on the work of their Racial Wealth Divide Initiative, experts from Prosperity NOW will provide participants in this event with a deep dive into the research and practice of incorporating racial equity into financial capability programs and services.

Presenters:  Carmen Shorter, Prosperity NOW


Impact and Evaluation for Social Determinants of Health
Wed, June 27 at 2:00 pm ET | 1:00 pm CT | 12:00 pm MT |11:00 am PT 

Join the Health Intersections Learning Community to explore the data and evaluation processes related to the social determinants of health. Dr. Dayna Long, Pediatrician at UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital Oakland, will lead a knowledge building session on identifying health indicators for measurement of impact on the social determinants of health.

Presenter:  Dr. Dayna Long

Case Management & Referrals to Address the Social Determinants of Health
Wednesday, April 4 at 2:00pm ET | 1:00 pm CT | 12:00 pm MT |11:00 am PT

Join the Health Intersections Learning Community to explore the benefits of case management and referrals to address the social determinants of health. Dr. Dayna Long, Pediatrician at UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital Oakland, will lead a knowledge building session on making appropriate referrals, building relationships and trust between providers, as well as decreasing silos among service providers.

Presenter:  Dr. Dayna Long


Breakthrough Ideas That Move Children and Their Parents toward Educational Success and Economic Security
Wed, April 11 at 2:00pm ET | 1:00 pm CT | 12:00 pm MT |11:00 am PT

Join the Health Intersections Learning Community to explore the benefits of case management and referrals to address the social determinants of health. Dr. Dayna Long, Pediatrician at UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital Oakland, will lead a knowledge building session on making appropriate referrals, building relationships and trust between providers, as well as decreasing silos among service providers.

Presenter:  Dr. Dayna Long


Cultural Humility: People, Principles, and Practices
Wed, April 25 at 2:00pm ET | 1:00 pm CT | 12:00 pm MT |11:00 am PT

Cultural humility is a principle and framework to expand one’s approach in working with organizations, providers, and the community members they serve to encompass a client-centered stance that seeks to mitigate power imbalances. This session will provide the history of the cultural humility framework and an introduction to the basic tenets of cultural humility. (Part 1 of 2)

Presenter:  Dr. Dayna Long


Communications Kick-Off Webinar

Communications Kick-Off Powerpoint | Strategic Communications Plan (short version) | Network Messages Communications Survey | Partnership Strategic Plan Survey | Advocacy Toolkit
Thanks everyone who joined us for our Communications Kick-Off Webinar! For those who may have missed it, you can watch the video here.

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