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2UPOC 2019: Women, Community Well-being and Public Mental Health: Upliftin...

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California Endowment

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Introduction

On Monday, October 7, 2019, we are convening a diverse set of professionals to explore opportunities, actions and strategies that can be utilized to Uplift Women and Girls of Color in California. Speakers include public health and mental health practitioners, film-makers, non-profit organizations, health departments, policy-makers, funders, artists, community advocates, law enforcement and probation, researchers, school personnel, local elected officials and youth. We expect a crowd of up to 200+ participants representing dozens of organizations convening to learn more about tools and concepts that can be used to uplift women/girls of color in California.

Conference Theme

Uplifting Women and Girls of Color in California

Conference Goals/Objectives

(1) convene a diverse set stakeholders whose work is focused on uplifting WGOC and WGOC-focused initiatives;

(2) discuss barriers/challenges to and solutions for uplifting WGOC and accomplishing WGOC-related goals and objectives;

(3) describe ongoing efforts and emerging opportunities to uplift WGOC and advance WGOC-related goals;

(4) analyze challenges encountered in uplifting WGOC and/or share lessons learned; and,

(5) elevate promising practices for uplifting WGOC and accomplishing WGOC-related objectives.

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The California Endowment Los Angeles Conference Center 1000 S. Alameda St., Los Angeles, CA 90012

Date

Monday October 7, 2019.

Who Should Attend

People and organizations (everyone) who support and/or are working to uplift Women and Girls of Color in California are welcome to attend the 2019 Uplifting Women/Girls of Color in California Conference. Students and youth of color are strongly encouraged to attend, welcome to participate in discussions and partake in all conference events. Also, adults who work with, or whose work impacts/is intended to impact, WGOC are also strongly encouraged to attend including: Advocates, Coalition members, Domestic Violence/Intimate Partner Violence, Educators, Gang Prevention and Intervention Task Force participants, Mental Health professionals, My Brother's Keeper (MBK) projects, Public Health professionals, Researchers, School District personnel, Students, Teachers, Trauma Prevention, Violence Prevention experts, Youth Development,

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Continental breakfast, vegetarian/vegan lunch, snacks, tea and coffee will be available to registered attendees.

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