Track D

Achieving Leadership through Engagement and Empowerment: Using the Collect Impact Framework

Tamela Milan, MPPA, MCH Outreach Worker and CAN Co-Chair, Access Community Health Network
Timika Anderson Reeves, MSW, MCH Partnership & Outreach Program Manager, Access Community Health Network

Those attending the workshop will receive foundational knowledge on the proper utilization of parliamentary procedures. Also, workshop attendees will identify the importance and impact of telling their personal story to key stakeholders, in an elevator speech format, in less than 60 seconds. Furthermore, workshop attendees will learn effective practices in civic engagement and work in small groups to advocate and educate decision makers regarding social problems affecting their respective community. Finally, workshop attendees can use skills gained to implement with organizational programs serving participants in a community-based setting.