Faithful Families facilitators and partners will learn effective strategies for identifying, establishing, engaging, and sustaining faith communities for health promotion programs. Reverend James M. Kenady, Faith-Base Program Coordinator for UIC Chicago Partnership for Health Promotion, will share the strategies developed to encourage and support faith-based organizations, faith leaders, and lay leaders around health eating and active living.
Faithful Families facilitators will hear about strategies to engage local partners in their faith-based health promotion work. Catalyst Coordinator for the Community and Clinical Connections for Prevention and Health Branch of the Division of Public Health Jamie Cousins, MPA, will talk about successes and challenges to community-based work and NC Expanded Food and Nutrition Education Program Coordinator with North Carolina State University Lorelei Jones, MEd, will consider ways that Extension and public health can further partner to support Faithful Families.
Faithful Families facilitators will learn how to adapt and modify Faithful Families recipes for different tastes and audiences, in addition to learning about new resources and recipes from the MED instead of Meds program. This webinar will be presented by Zandra Alford, MPH, Extension Associate, Foods and Nutrition at the Department of Youth, Family, and Community Sciences at North Carolina State University and Lorelei Jones, MEd, Extension Associate, Expanded Food and Nutrition Education Program Coordinator with North Carolina State University.
Faithful Families facilitators will learn about our new Walking Challenge, as well as resources and tools to help promote physical activity in communities of faith. This webinar will be presented by the Community and Clinical Connections for Prevention and Health Branch of the North Carolina Division of Public Health.
May 11, 2017
Our March webinar, Clinical and Community Connections for Faithful Families, is now up on our blog! If you missed a previous Faithful Families webinar and want to catch up, we have a new and convenient place for you to watch and download webinars and find links to related resources and organizations.
March 22, 2016
Faithful Families is offering a series of webinars throughout 2016 to grow and enhance your program. We are excited to announce that the first webinar is available for viewing.
February 8, 2016
We are excited to announce that on a quarterly basis, the Faithful Families team will be hosting a series of webinars on topics that relate to your work with Faithful Families. Please be sure to mark your calendars and register for the webinars using the links below. These webinars are open to facilitators in North Carolina, as well as our partners out of state.
Please note that there are different registration links for NC Extension employees and non-NC Extension employees.