Tacoma – Helping Parent Volunteer Training Nov 2019

When:
November 16, 2019 @ 9:30 am – 4:30 pm
2019-11-16T09:30:00-08:00
2019-11-16T16:30:00-08:00
Where:
PAVE Headquarters
6316 S 12th St
Tacoma, WA 98465
USA
Cost:
Free
Contact:
Doreen VanderVort
253-439-8001
Tacoma - Helping Parent Volunteer Training Nov 2019 @ PAVE Headquarters | Tacoma | Washington | United States
WHEN: Saturday November 16, 2019 9:30 A.M. - 5:00 P.M.
Light snacks, and lunch provided!

WHERE: PAVE Office 6316 S. 12th St. Tacoma, WA 98465
Located on campus of Tacoma Community College in the i lot
PRESENTED BY: Pierce County Parent to Parent
Please contact: Doreen VanderVort 253-565-2266 ext107 Email: P2P@wapave.org

Pierce County Parent to Parent support training to become a 1:1 support parent volunteer and support other parents who have just learned their child has a condition or need support for any reason.
Helping Parent Volunteers and staff assist families in coping with many challenging experiences and feelings.

WHO WE ARE & WHAT WE DO
Pierce County Parent to Parent partners with ARC of WA and Pierce county human services to provide support, information, and education for parents of children with disabilities and special healthcare needs.

WHAT WILL I LEARN
· Communication & Active listening
· Emotional support strategies
· Emotional Responses
· Impact of Stress on families
· Trauma informed care
· Self-Care Strategies
· The Match process
· Empowerment
· PAVE Volunteer expectations
· PAVE Programs
· Local Resources