If you are looking to expand your general understanding and knowledge of the poverty experience in order to lay a foundation to strategize on how to improve your services, policies, and interactions with people experiencing poverty, then you should start with our Understanding Poverty course.
Course Description: What is poverty, and how does it impact lives and communities? Learn about common poverty myths and understand the daily realities that someone faces when experiencing poverty. Explore barriers and challenges faced by individuals experiencing poverty, and use that knowledge to start thinking about how to apply this to your work and interactions with people experiencing poverty. The training includes experiential activities and active discussion.
Logistics: Length: 2 hours. Participants: 12–75. We bring training directly to your organization.
Opportunities to make the training even more relevant to your group or organization:
- Our training integrates local data and resources (where possible) in order to make the training content more relevant to your group or organization.
- We work with your group to identify specific objectives and goals you have for training, and customize our activities to fit your needs.
- The training hours are flexible, and we can work with you to identify the best length of training to adequately meet your learning goals.
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Contact us to learn more about our “Understanding Poverty” training and how you and your organization can benefit.