Fostering Resilience Training, Session 2
Helping Littles Overcome the Impact of Stress & Adverse Experiences
About This Event
Wednesday, August 23rd from 11:45 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Join Big Brothers Big Sisters for a workshop on trauma and resilience by BBBS Program Manager, Leanne Lytle. Learn about the groundbreaking Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACES) study, the power resilience plays in overcoming traumatic experiences, and the role you can play in fostering resilience in your Little.
Cost to register is $15 for community members. Current Bigs must register, but will receive a complimentary PROMO Code from their Match Support Specialist.
Lunch will be provided. Please arrive at 11:45 a.m. to get settled and grab lunch; the presentation will begin promptly at noon.We look forward to seeing you at the Libbie Mill Library!
Location / Venue
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- Libbie Mill Library
- 2100 Libbie Lake East St.
- Richmond, VA 23230
- Aug 23, 2017 11:45 am to
- Aug 23, 2017 01:00 pm
Event to Support Big Brothers Big Sisters Services, Inc.
Active in Virginia since 1962, Big Brothers Big Sisters creates and supports one-to-one mentoring relationships that ignite the power and promise of youth. BBBS serves youths ages 6 to 18 by matching youth (Littles) with caring, consistent adult mentors (Bigs). Bigs and Littles meet weekly and work towards goals that help the Little build social skills, increase academic achievement, and create healthy lifestyles. Big Brothers Big Sisters provides mentors throughout Greater Richmond, Tri-Cities, Hampton Roads and the Greater Virginia Peninsula.