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Our office will be closed on Friday, April 29th in observance of Arbor Day. 

It’s not an option, it’s a necessity: Equipping young children to be antiracist citizens

Zoom-Webinar

Synopsis: In this interactive, multimodal workshop, we will explore research-based strategies for discussing race, anti-racism, and racism with young children. Using an anti-racist lens, we will explore how anti-racism parenting and pedagogy can support children's agency, activism, and social-emotional skills. Learning Objectives In this Zoom presentation, advocates will learn about: • Theoretical and empirical perspectives

Empathic Strain

Project Harmony Webinar

This training helps participants develop an understanding of Empathic Strain and how certain factors can increase this risk. In this course, participants will discuss how accountability and supports can mitigate this. Participants will also learn strategies and develop ideas on how to limit the strain that can be experienced on a daily basis.

Working together Across Cultures

Project Harmony 11949 Q St, Omaha, NE

Having a diverse community offers many advantages, from economic strength to beauty and character. However, it is no secret that helping families from different cultures can be challenging. Understanding culture is a lifelong journey that begins with the individual. In this training, participants will engage in introspective activities and group discussion that will elevate their

Project Harmony Overview

Project Harmony Webinar

This presentation provides a history of Project Harmony and child advocacy centers, an overview of the various departments within Project Harmony, and the roles of our co-located partner agencies.

Talk Saves Lives: An Introduction to Suicide Prevention

Sarpy County Courthouse-Boardroom 1210 Golden Gate Drive, Papillion, NE

This training is a standardized, 45-60 minute presentation that provides participants with a clear understanding of this leading cause of death, including the most up-to-date research on suicide prevention, and what they can do in their communities to save lives. Participants will learn common risk factors and warning signs associated with suicide, and how to

Resilience Film Screening

Project Harmony 11949 Q St, Omaha, NE

The Biology of Stress and the Science of Hope “The child may not remember, but the body remembers.” The original research, conducted by Drs. Felitti and Anda, was controversial, but revealed the most important public health findings of a generation. RESILIENCE is a one-hour documentary that delves into the science of Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs)

Child Abuse and Neglect 101

Project Harmony Webinar

This course prepares mandatory reporters with the knowledge and skills to recognize and report child abuse and neglect along with an overview of the different types of abuse and their prevalence in Nebraska.  In this training, participants will discuss challenges associated with reporting abuse and neglect, practice asking minimal facts questions, and receive resources that

Lunch & Learn: Mental Health Matters

Project Harmony 11949 Q St, Omaha, NE

Join The Kim Foundation in a discussion about mental health in honor of Mental Health Awareness Month. Bring your own lunch and stay for the conversation. Register here

Community Resource Panel

Zoom-Webinar

Learn about organizations and services providers in our community. Panelists will especially highlight programs available for youth and families. After hearing from all panelists, there will be an open Q&A period. Participants will receive 1 hour of continuing education credit. Panelists: • Lori Lines, Housing Supervisor, Youth Emergency Services (YES) • Kylie Jones, Individual Development

Cultural Inclusive Series – The Rights of Juveniles with Disabilities

Zoom-Webinar

Please join us for the next training session in our Cultural Inclusive Series - The Rights of Juveniles with Disabilities. Please see the attached flyers for further information.   This session will be via Zoom on May 19th from 9:00 am to 11:30 am. Pre-registration is required through Eventbrite at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/the-rights-of-juveniles-with-disabilities-tickets-322731888767. The link is also

Dealing with Discord

Project Harmony 11949 Q St, Omaha, NE

The Art of Being Yelled at, Lied to, and Dismissed This course discusses the nature of discord when it is experienced in a helping relationship, raises awareness about how we think and feel when experiencing discord, and teaches motivational interviewing techniques to deal with discord when it arises. Scenarios are enacted in Project Harmony’s training