Webinar

Wednesdays

WEBINAR WEDNESDAYS

The National Family Support Network's Webinar Wednesdays series raises awareness of valuable work in the Family Support and Strengthening Field.  An overview of the Standards of Quality is provided on the 2nd Wednesday of each month.

Upcoming Webinar Wednesdays

January 27, 2020, 2:30pm - 3:45pmET

Having their Moment: How the Pandemic Has Spotlighted the Value of Family Resource Centers

This webinar will provide an overview of how FRCs’ pandemic response has raised their profile. Register here.

February 10, 2020, 2:30pm - 3:45pmET

Supporting Families through Best Practice: An Overview of the Standards of Quality for Family Strengthening & Support -

With New York Implementation

This webinar provides an overview of the nationally-adopted Standards of Quality for Family Strengthening & Support. These Standards have created a common language across different kinds of Family Strengthening and Family Support programs and are used as a tool for planning, providing, and assessing quality practice. This webinar will be co-presented by Linda George, sharing the experience of New York Resilient Children and Families Community Services implementing the Standards with its eight Family Resource Centers. Register here

February 17, 2020, 2:30pm - 3:45pmET

Uncovering America's Best Kept Secret: Family Resource Centers and Family Support & Strengthening Networks

This webinar sheds light on the often under the radar work and impact of the more than 3,000 Family Resource Centers organized into Family Support and Strengthening Networks in 30 states and the District of Columbia that support more than 2 million people annually.  Registration information coming soon. 

Recent Webinar Wednesdays

November 18

DC Families First Family Success Center Initiative: Advancing Equity and Transforming Child Welfare

Webinar Link • Materials Link

This webinar provides an overview of the DC Families First Family Success Center Initiative. 

Presenters:

  • Brenda Donald, Director, DC Child and Family Services

  • Octavia Shaw, Families First DC Program Manager, DC Child and Family Services

  • Dominique Griffin, Families First DC Program Specialist, DC Child and Family Services

  • Kiara Streater, Families First DC Program Specialist, DC Child and Family Services

​October 28

Utilizing Casey Family Programs’ Community Opportunity Map to Support Family Resource Centers

Webinar Link • Materials Link

This webinar provides an overview of Casey Family Programs’ Community Opportunity Map and illustrate how it can be leveraged to support Family Resource Centers.

Presenters:

  • Kirk O'Brien, Ph.D. , Senior Director, Research Services, Casey Family Programs

  • Whitney Rostad, Ph.D., Senior Research Associate , Research Services, Casey Family Program

  • Patty Carroll, Director of Communications & Engagement , Partnership for Strong Families, Inc., Florida

December 16, 2020

Uncovering America's Best Kept Secret: Family Resource Centers and Family Support & Strengthening Networks

Webinar Link • Materials Link

This webinar sheds light on the often under the radar work and impact of the more than 3,000 Family Resource Centers organized into Family Support and Strengthening Networks in 30 states and the District of Columbia that support more than 2 million people annually. 

Presenter: Andrew Russo, Co-Founder and Director, National Family Support Network

Core Webinar Wednesdays

These two recurring Webinar Wednesdays provide foundational understanding of the Family Support Field.  Viewing them for valuable context in advance of participating in other sessions is highly encouraged.

January 13, 2021

Supporting Families through Best Practice: An Overview of the Standards of Quality for Family Strengthening & Support

Webinar Link  • Materials Link

This webinar provides an overview of the nationally-adopted Standards of Quality for Family Strengthening & Support. These Standards have created a common language across different kinds of Family Strengthening and Family Support programs and are used as a tool for planning, providing, and assessing quality practice. 

Presenter: Julie Matusick, Membership & Administration Manager, National Family Support Network

Webinar Wednesdays Library

Recordings and materials from previous Webinar Wednesdays are available.  Click on a category to explore them. 

 

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