Tacoma- P2P Helping Parent Volunteer Training Nov 2019

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 Helping Parent Volunteer Training

This is the required 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