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Mentor Training: Understanding the culture of Poverty

May 17 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Description

The purpose of this training is to educate about the perspective of those who live in poverty.  This session will discuss strategies to increase skills and knowledge related to the culture of poverty, raise our individual and group awareness about biases as it relates to poverty and enhance the understanding of children and families to assist in strengthening interactions.

Participants will:

  • Recognize the differences in the usage of language
  • Understand the difference in behaviors

Learn the differences between generational and situational poverty

Contact Ms. Laura at 402-457-4676 or mentoring@girlsincomaha.org for more information.

Details

Date:
May 17
Time:
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm