Upcoming Events for the Week of September 6th

Here is a roundup of this week’s conferences, webinars, and trainings for home visitors and others who work with pregnant women and families with little ones. Also included: events around L.A. County that you can share with the families you serve. Want to look further into the future? See the comprehensive lists we update weekly for:

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Events happening throughout September

COVID-19 Vaccine Registration for LA County Residents
Open Registration
, 8:00am – 8:00pm
See the website for information on which groups are currently being vaccinated. No Internet access? Call (833) 540-0473 for assistance with appointments Monday – Friday from 8:00am – 8:30pm.
Presented by County of Los Angeles Department of Public Health

Early Childhood and Family Engagement Events
Presented by the Los Angeles Public Library:

For more information on the events hosted, please refer to this calendar.

Monday, September 6

We don’t know of any events happening today.

Tuesday, September 7

Virtual Training: Promoting Placement Stability Utilizing the Child and Family Team Process
September 7
, 9:00am – 12:00pm
Presented by Los Angeles County Department of Mental Health

Webinar: Transracial Fostering & Adoption – A 3-Part Series with Angela Tucker
September 7
, 1:00pm – 3:00pm
A certificate of completion will be available for this webinar series.
Presented by UCLA Pritzker Center for Strengthening Children and Families

Virtual Training: Promoting Placement Stability Utilizing the Child and Family Team Process
September 7
, 1:00pm – 4:00pm
Presented by Los Angeles County Department of Mental Health

Wednesday, September 8

Virtual Event: 2021 Healthy Aging Symposium
September 8 – 9
, Times Vary
Presented by U.S Department of Health and Human Services’ Office of Disease Prevention and Health Promotion and Trust for America’s Health

Webinar: Perinatal Mental Health: Bridging the Gap
September 8
, 9:00am – 10:00am
Presented by Parent-Child Relationship Programs at the Barnard Center

Webinar: Household Food Security in the United States in 2020
September 8
, 10:00am
Presented by United States Department of Agriculture (USDA)

Webinar: Advance Child Tax Credit Payments
September 8
, 12:00pm
Presented by Rapid Response Virtual Home Visiting collaborative

Webinar: Implementing the CDC STI Treatment Guidelines, 2021: A Conversation for Family PACT Providers
September 8
, 12:00pm – 1:30pm
1.5 CME credits will be available at no cost for those who attend the live session.
Presented by the California Department of Health Care Services, Office of Family Planning and the California Prevention Training Center

Thursday, September 9

Webinar: The Impact of Domestic Violence on Children
September 9
, 8:00am – 9:00am
To view the live webinar schedule for The Essentials of Home Visiting, please click here.
Presented by Start Early

Webinar: ShowYourLove Initiative Women’s Wellness Webinar Series: Fertility
September 9
, 9:00am – 10:00am
For questions, email Katherine_Bryant@med.unc.edu.
Presented by Preconception CoIIN Team at University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

LAX & SoFi Stadium Hiring Fair
September 9
, 9:00am – 1:00pm: 1001 S. Stadium Drive, Inglewood, CA 90301
If you have any questions, please email businessandjobs@lawa.org.
Presented by SoFi Stadium and Los Angeles World Airports (LAWA)

Virtual Event: Pre-Conference Event for the 2021 Virtual Suicide Prevention Summit – Re-Envisioning the Journey Together; The Hero in All of Us
September 9
, 9:00am – 5:00pm
Presented by the Los Angeles Suicide Prevention Network

Virtual Event: Supporting Young Children and Families in the Return to Early Learning Settings
September 9
, 10:00am
Presented by Brazelton Touchpoints Center

Webinar: Profiles in Community Power: Building a People-Centered Movement
September 9
, 10:00am – 10:45am
This webinar is part of a 4-part webinar series on community-driven change and the power of collective action.
Presented by USC Equity Research Institute and The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation

Webinar: Covering Coronavirus: Do Vaccines Need a Boost?
September 9
, 10:00am – 11:00am
Presented by USC Annenberg Center for Health Journalism

Virtual Event: Community Advocacy Organizations Community of Practice Meeting
September 9
, 10:00am – 11:00am
Presented by National Action Partnership to Promote Safe Sleep Improvement and Innovation Network (NAPPSS-IIN), an initiative of the National Institute for Children’s Health Quality (NICHQ)

Webinar: HIPAA Texting and Emailing – Do’s and Don’ts
September 9
, 10:00am – 11:30am
Presented by Webinar Health

Webinar: Maternal Mental Health 101
September 9
, 10:30am – 12:00pm
Presented by 2020 Mom and Postpartum Support International

Webinar: Walking in Balance With All Our Relations: Leadership From and Partnerships With Indigenous Communities to End Gender-Based Violence and Restore Wellbeing
September 9
, 11:00am – 12:30pm
Presented by PreventConnect and the Prevention Institute

Friday, September 10

Today is World Suicide Prevention Day (September 10)!

Virtual Event: #MomsAreNotImmune Remembrance Candlelight Vigil
September 10
, 5:30pm
Presented by 2020 Mom

Saturday, September 11

Virtual Event: AAA Girl’s Garage Workshop with Free Resources and Giveaways
September 11
, 11:00am – 12:00pm
For more information, email publicaffairs4@aaa-calif.com or call (714) 885-2313
Presented by Southern California AAA

Virtual Event: Centering Black Mamas: Sharing Birth Stories of Hope, Healing & Celebration
September 11
, 11:00am – 12:30pm
This is a special session for L.A. County Black/African American parents who have recently had a baby in the past 12 months that is or has been in the NICU. Please RSVP by Wednesday, September 8th. Participants will be eligible to receive a $20 gift card.
Presented by March of Dimes and Diversity Uplifts, Inc.

El Nido Family Centers Garden Gala
September 11
, 5:30pm: Virginia Robinson Gardens, Elden Way & N. Crescent Drive, Beverly Hills, CA 90210
Presented by El Nido Family Centers

Sunday, September 12

Virtual Event: Empowered Birth Choices Childbirth Preparation Class – A Four-Week Series
September 12 – October 3
, 1:00pm – 4:00pm
Presented by Happy Mama Healthy Baby Alliance

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