Regional Youth Engagement Training

Regional Training on Youth Engagement

Hosted by the Minnesota Regional Alcohol, Tobacco, and Other Drug Prevention Coordinators

  8:30am-4pm  Registration opens at 8am.            Cost $75 both days, $50 one day

Trainer: Deborah Moore – Youth Work Learning Lab at the School of Social Work - University of Minnesota

Day 1- Designing and Supporting Youth Participation in Community Change Projects

This session will be designed to explore principles, practices and strategies that foster higher levels of youth participation on local community issues.  The session will be designed collaboratively with the Regional Prevention Coordinators to link their learning back to the application for what this will look like with community coalitions. 

Day 2- Participatory Youth Work “101” for Youth Advisors

This session will be targeted to those that work directly with youth in engaging them in local community prevention efforts.  The training session will be customized with feedback from the Regional Prevention Coordinators on areas that need to be strengthened within prevention and youth work.  

Same training offered in multiple locations   

Metro (Region 7) – Nov 29 & 30

Centennial Lakes Park Pavillion   7499 France Ave. S.  Edina, MN 55435


Sauk Rapids (Region 4) – Dec. 5 & 6 
            -Sauk Rapids Government Center       250 Summit Avenue N – Sauk Rapids, MN 56379


Mankato (Regions 5 & 6) – Dec. 7 & 8
            - Country Inn & Suites  1900 Premier Drive - Mankato, MN 56001


Duluth (Region 2) – Dec. 12 & 13
            -Radisson Hotel 505 W Superior Street - Duluth, MN 55802


Detroit Lakes (Regions 1 & 3) – Dec. 14 & 15
            -Holiday Inn at Detroit Lakes  1155 Hwy 10 East - Detroit Lakes, MN 56501

Light breakfast snacks and lunch are provided.  Questions about this event- please contact a Regional Prevention Coordinator

Training supported by grant funding from MN Department of Human Services Alcohol & Drug Abuse Division