Upcoming Events on Perinatal Health and Family Strengthening

NOTE: Most in-person events have been moved to an online format, postponed, or cancelled due to the COVID-19 outbreak. We’re making updates as we learn about them, but we recommend contacting organizers before registering for in-person events.

For updated information and resources for home visitors, visit our COVID-19 page on the Stronger Families Blog. From all of us at LABBN, we wish you and yours good health during these challenging times.

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August is:

Upcoming Events

See our list of summer lunch/snack programs and other food giveaways for families. Lots of good nutrition resources throughout L.A. County!

Virtual Event: Latinx Virtual Disability Conference
August 5 – 19, TBA
For more information in Spanish, please refer to this flyer.
Presented by Disability Rights California (formerly known as Protection & Advocacy Inc.)

Virtual Event: First 1,000 Days! Early Head Start Conference
August 10 – 12
, TBA
Presented by the Region Nine Head Start Association

Virtual Event: The Reproductive Justice Primer: A Summer Institute
August 10 – 14
, 12:00pm
Presented by SisterSong Women of Color Reproductive Justice Collective

Virtual Event: 2020 National Ryan White Conference on HIV Care & Treatment
August 11 – 14
, TBA
Presented by Ryan White & Global HIV/AIDS Programs

PARENT/FAMILY EVENT: The Big Latch On
August 12
, TBA
Post your favorite nursing picture and/or breastfeeding story via Facebook or Twitter using hashtag: #StrongResilientLatched. Dads and those who exclusively pump or donate milk are also encouraged to post and share.
Presented by Native Breastfeeding Coalition of Wisconsin

Webinar: Trauma for Supervisors: Putting the Pieces Together
August 12
, 8:00am – 9:00am
For more information, please refer to this flyer.
Presented by the Ounce

PARENT/FAMILY EVENT: Grupo de Apoyo Para el Bienestar Emocional
August 12
, 9:00am – 11:00am: California Hospital Medical Center (room TBD), 320 W. 15th St., Los Angeles, CA 90015
To register, contact Irma Radillo at (213) 742-5838
Presented by Dignity Health – California Hospital Medical Center

Virtual Training: Trauma-Informed Care Discussion
August 12
, 9:00am – 12:00pm
Presented by Strategies TA

Webinar: Unpacking Barriers and Facilitators to Exclusively Breastfeed at Hospital Discharge
August 12
, 10:00am
Presented by the National Association of County & City Health Officials (NACCHO)

Webinar: Mental Health Treatment in the Context of Intimate Partner Violence
August 12
, 10:00am
Presented by Mental Health Technology Transfer Center Network (MHTTC)

Facebook Live: Information Session About the LA County COVID-19 Rent Relief Program Launching August 17, 2020
August 12
, 11:00am
Presented by the Los Angeles County Development Authority

Webinar: Supporting Young Fathers of Color: Lessons From the Field
August 12
, 11:00am – 12:00pm
To register, please enter the following registration password: Two-gen
Presented by The Annie E. Casey Foundation and Center for Urban Families

Virtual Event: Community Learner Calls (CoLs) with ZERO TO THREE
August 12
, 11:00am – 12:30pm
This event is an opportunity to expand knowledge gained from a DC: 0-5 training and to apply professional practice through a facilitated peer group process.
Prerequisite: Must have attended a 2-day DC: 0-5 training within the last 2 years.
Presented by the Department of Mental Health Prevention Services Division/Family and Community Partnerships and ZERO TO THREE

Webinar: Heart-Centered Leadership: Create an Inspiring Work Environment With a People-Centric, Nature-Based Approach
August 12
, 11:00am – 12:30pm
Presented by Engagement Strategies and Nature Explore

Webinar: 2020 Healthy Snack Day Step-by-Step for Hosts
August 12
, 11:00am – 12:30pm
Presented by CalFresh Healthy Living

Webinar: Parent Groups in a Virtual World
August 12
, 12:00pm
Presented by the Rapid Response-Virtual Home Visiting collaborative

Webinar: One Year Since DHS: A Protecting Immigrant Families Retrospective
August 12
, 1:00pm – 2:00pm
This webinar will look at how the Department of Homeland Security’s (DHS) final public charge rule, which was published one year ago — in August 2019, was challenged.
Presented by Protecting Immigrant Families and others

Webinar: Training on Tele-Dentistry
August 12
, 1:00pm – 2:00pm
Presented by the Community Clinic Association of Los Angeles County, in partnership with CareOptimize, LLC

Virtual Training: Helping Youth Manage Stress and Anxiety During Stressful Times
August 12
, 2:00pm – 3:15pm
Presented by the DMH-UCLA Prevention Center of Excellence

Webinar: The Essential Role of the Physician Advocate in Improving Maternal Health
August 13
, 4:00am – 5:00am
This webinar is part of the Doing Better Together to Equitably Advance Reproductive Health and Wellness webinar series.
Presented by Mountain Area Health Education Center

Virtual Training: Trauma Response in Infants
August 13, 9:00am – 4:30pm
Presented by the USC University Center for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles and the Los Angeles County Department of Mental Health

Virtual Training: Tools for Wellbeing During Trying Times: Emotional Intelligence
August 13
, 10:00am – 10:45am
This is part 2 of a 4-part virtual training series.
Presented by DMH-UCLA Prevention Center of Excellence

Webinar: Meals to You: Addressing Child Hunger in the Age of COVID-19
August 13
, 10:00am – 11:00am
Presented by the University of Texas School of Public Health and the Michael & Susan Dell Center for Healthy Living

Virtual Training: Emotional Support for Healthcare Providers During COVID-19
August 13
, 10:00am – 11:30am
Presented by the DMH-UCLA Prevention Center of Excellence

Virtual Training: Diabetes During Pregnancy Training for CPSP Providers
August 13
, 10:00am – 12:00pm
A representative from the US Department of Labor’s Wage and Hour Division will also provide a short virtual  presentation on nursing mothers requirements.
Presented by the Los Angeles County Comprehensive Perinatal Services Program (CPSP)

Virtual Event: North Regional Breastfeeding Consortium Meeting
August13
, 10:00am – 12:00pm
Presented by the Northeast Valley Health Corporation

Webinar: Stopping Pandemics
August 13
, 10:00am
Presented by National Geographic

Webinar: Fostering Connections
August 13
, 11:00am – 12:00pm
Presented by the Partnership for Maternal & Child Health of Northern New Jersey

Webinar: Haynes Lecture Series: Opioid Epidemic in Native Communities
August 13
, 12:00pm – 1:00pm
Presented by Charles R. Drew University of Medicine and Science

Webinar: August 2020 Strengthening Families Webinar: Technical Assistance Clinic
August 13
, 12:00pm – 1:00pm
Presented by the Center for the Study of Social Policy

Webinar: Infant Massage and Perinatal Mental Health
August 13
, 12:00pm – 1:00pm
Presented by Maternal Mental Health NOW

Virtual Training: Rebooting Lactation: Trauma-Informed Skills Workshop
August 13
, 12:00pm – 1:30pm
Presented by BreastfeedLA

PARENT/FAMILY EVENT: Hay Que Platicar Sobre la Cobertura de Salud – Let’s Talk About Health Coverage (Spanish)
August 13
, 5:30pm
Presented by The Children’s Partnership and others

Virtual Training: Como el Trauma Impacta el Desarrollo, Parte 2 (CDL)
August 13
, 6:00pm – 9:00pm
Presented by Child Care Resource Center

PARENT/FAMILY EVENT: L.A. Care and Seeds of Hope Free Food Pantry
August 14
, 8:00am – 11:00am: Episcopal Church of the Epiphany, 2808 Altura Street, Los Angeles, CA 90031
This is a walk-up event. A box of assorted groceries will be provided on a first come, first serve basis, while supplies last. For additional information, visit lacare.org/frc.
Presented by L.A. Care’s Boyle Heights Family Resource Center, in partnership with Seeds of Hope

PARENT/FAMILY EVENT: Drive-Thru Back to School Event
August 14
, 9:00am – 12:00pm: Community Resource Center in Lynwood, 3200 E. Imperial Highway, Lynwood, CA 90262
Presented by L.A. Care and Blue Shield California Promise Health Plan

Virtual Training: Social Connections: A Protective Factor Deeper Dive
August 14
, 9:00am – 12:00pm
Presented by Strategies TA

Virtual Training: Brain Development and Implications for Treatment of Young Children
August 14
, 9:00am – 4:30pm
Presented by the USC University Center for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles and the Los Angeles County Department of Mental Health

PARENT/FAMILY EVENT: “How Can I Help?” Postpartum Support
August 15
, 9:00am
Presented by Fairfax Home Birth and La Leche League of Fairfax City

PARENT/FAMILY EVENT: Drive-Thru Back to School Event
August 15
, 9:00am – 12:00pm: Weingart YMCA Wellness & Aquatic Center, 9900 S. Vermont Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90044
Presented by L.A. Care, Blue Shield California Promise Health Plan, and Inglewood Family Resource Center

PARENT/FAMILY EVENT: The NATAL Summit
August 15
, 9:00am – 12:00pm
Presented by Black Mamas Matter Alliance

PARENT/FAMILY EVENT: Free Community Food Giveaway
August 15
, 10:00am – 12:00pm: Covenant Blessing Fellowship, 1215 E. Robidoux Street, Wilmington, CA 90744
Presented by Covenant Blessing Fellowship

PARENT/FAMILY EVENT: Free Community Food Distribution
August 15
, 1:30pm – 5:00pm: Parking lot behind the Project Angel Food’s location, 922 Vine Street, Los Angeles, CA 90038
Presented by AIDS Project Los Angeles (APLA) Health and Project Angel Food

PARENT/FAMILY EVENT: COVID-19 Housing Rights Webinar
August 17
, 9:00am – 10:00am
Presented by the Los Angeles County Perinatal and Early Childhood Home Visitation Consortium

Virtual Training: Social and Emotional Competence of Children: A Protective Factor Deeper Dive
August 17
, 9:00am – 12:00pm
Presented by Strategies TA

Virtual Training: Sensory Integration: Applications to Understanding and Intervening with Young Children with Mental Health Needs
August 17
, 9:00am – 4:30pm
Presented by the USC University Center for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles and the Los Angeles County Department of Mental Health

PARENT/FAMILY EVENT: COVID-19 Housing Rights (Spanish) Webinar
August 17
, 10:00am – 11:00am
Presented by the Los Angeles County Perinatal and Early Childhood Home Visitation Consortium

Virtual Training: Knowledge of Parenting and Child Development: A Protective Factor Deeper Dive
August 17
, 1:00pm – 4:00pm
Presented by Strategies TA

Webinar: Ensuring Positive Pregnancy and Birth Experiences for All
August 18
, 4:00am – 5:00am
This webinar is part of the Doing Better Together to Equitably Advance Reproductive Health and Wellness webinar series.
Presented by Mountain Area Health Education Center

Webinar: National LGBTQIA+ Health Education Center – Inclusive Care
August 18
, 9:00am – 10:00am
Presented by UNC’s Jordan Institute for Families & Center for Maternal and Infant and the National LGBTQIA+ Health Education Center ealth

Virtual Training: Parental Resilience: A Protective Factor Deeper Dive
August 18
, 9:00am – 12:00pm
Presented by Strategies TA

Webinar: Management and Prevention of HIV Infection Among Transgender Adults
August 18
, 10:00am – 11:15am
Presented by the International Antiviral Society-USA

Webinar: Trauma Informed & Resilience Oriented Health Centers Series
August 18
, 11:00am – 12:30pm
This webinar series will continue and occur the 1st, 2nd, and 3rd Tuesday of every month.
Presented by the California Primary Care Association

Webinar: Lipid Management and Diabetes
August 18
, 12:15pm – 1:15pm
Presented by the Los Angeles County Department of Health Services and Charles R. Drew University of Medicine and Science

Webinar: Community Engagement and Effective Collaboration – Breastfeeding Promotion Strategies in the API Community – The Formation of ASAP! (Northern California) and the Asian Pacific Islander Breastfeeding Task Force (Southern California)
August 18
, 1:00pm – 2:00pm
Presented by BreastfeedLA, in partnership with the Asian & Pacific Islander American Health Forum

Virtual Training: Facilitating Change Talk
August 18
, 1:00pm – 4:00pm
Presented by Strategies TA

Webinar: Child Passenger Safety for Community and Hospital California Nurses
August 18
, 5:00pm – 6:00pm
Presented by SafetyBeltSafe U.S.A and PAC/LAC

Virtual Training: Best Practices in Infant Mental Health Intervention
August 19 – 20
, TBA
This training is presented in two half days. If you register, you must attend both days.
Presented by the USC University Center for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities (UCEDD) at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles and the LA County Department of Mental Health

Virtual Training: Black Male Grief Reactions to Traumatic Loss: Increasing Understanding, Healing and Services among Black Men in an Anti-Racist and Anti-Oppressive Way
August 19
, 9:00am – 10:00am
Presented by DMH-UCLA Prevention Center of Excellence

Webinar: Being Present with Families
August 19
, 10:00am – 11:00am
For more information, please refer to this flyer.
Presented by the Ounce

Virtual Workshop: L.A. Care Community Link Overview
August 19
, 10:00am – 11:30am
Learn about the L.A. Care Health Plan’s resource platform and how it helps connect clients/patients to important social services in their community.
To RSVP, please send an email to communitylink@lacare.org
Presented by L.A. Care and Aunt Bertha

Virtual Event: Immigrant Health Access Task Force Meeting
August 19
, 10:00am – 11:30am
Presented by the California Community Foundation

Webinar: Black Breastfeeding Matters Preparing for Black Breastfeeding Week During a Global Crisis
August 19
, 10:30am – 11:30am
Presented by Lactation Education Resources

Webinar: The Magic Triangle of Reading Aloud: The Book, the Child, and the Adult
August 19
, 11:00am – 12:30pm
Presented by Engagement Strategies and The Book Vine for Children

PARENT/FAMILY EVENT: Food Distribution
August 19
, 12:00pm – 1:00pm: 12:00pm – 1:00pm: LAC + USC Medical Center, Walkway between Building B and Old General Hospital, 1200 N State Street Los Angeles, CA 90033
You can expect to receive approximately 25 – 40lbs of food. For your convenience, please bring your cart or reusable bags. For more information please visit: https://www.lafoodbank.org/find-food/pantry-locator/
Presented by CARES and the Los Angeles Regional Food Bank

Virtual Training: Concrete Support in Times of Need: A Protective Factor Deeper Dive
August 19
, 1:00pm – 4:00pm
Presented by Strategies TA

Save the Date: Virtual Town Hall: How Can the County Improve Services for Women & Girls of Color Given All We’ve Witnessed in 2020?
August 19
, 2:00pm
Presented by the Los Angeles County Women and Girls Initiative

Virtual Workshop: Emotional Resilience for Clinicians: A Workshop on Neuroscience of Resilience
August 19
, 5:00pm – 8:00pm
Presented by Maternal Mental Health NOW

Virtual Training: Como el Trauma Impacta el Desarrollo, Parte 2 (CDL)
August 19
, 5:30pm – 8:30pm
Presented by Child Care Resource Center

Webinar: Birthworkers and Providers – The Importance of Collaboration
August 20
, 4:00am – 5:00am
This webinar is part of the Doing Better Together to Equitably Advance Reproductive Health and Wellness webinar series.
Presented by Mountain Area Health Education Center

Virtual Training: Tools for Wellbeing During Trying Times: Self-Compassion
August 20
, 10:00am – 10:45am
This is part 3 of a 4-part virtual training series.
Presented by DMH-UCLA Prevention Center of Excellence

PARENT/FAMILY EVENT: WIC Breastfeeding Virtual Support Group
August 20
, 10:00am – 11:00am
Presented by the Northeast Valley Health Corporation WIC program

Webinar: Nurturing Exclusive Breastfeeding
August 20
, 11:00am – 12:00pm
Presented by the Partnership for Maternal & Child Health of Northern New Jersey

Webinar: Health Care Providers: Preserve Access to Care & Protect your Patients from Border Patrol and ICE Interference
August 20
, 11:00am – 12:00pm
Presented by the ACLU of Texas Border Rights Center, the National Immigration Law Center, and Physicians for Human Rights

Virtual Event: Community Learner Calls (CoLs) with ZERO TO THREE
August 20
, 11:00am – 12:30pm
This event is an opportunity to expand knowledge gained from a DC: 0-5 training and to apply professional practice through a facilitated peer group process.
Prerequisite: Must have attended a 2-day DC: 0-5 training within the last 2 years.
Presented by the Department of Mental Health Prevention Services Division/Family and Community Partnerships and ZERO TO THREE

Webinar: Supporting Mental Health Needs of Very Young Children Via Telehealth
August 20
, 12:00pm – 1:00pm
Presented by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA)

Virtual Training: Trauma-Informed Care Discussion (Spanish)
August 20
, 1:00pm – 4:00pm
Presented by Strategies TA

PARENT/FAMILY EVENT: The Los Angeles County Homeless Policy Board Deputy Meeting/Call
August 20
, 2:00pm
For information on how to join this meeting, please email homelessinitiative@lacounty.gov
Presented by the County of Los Angeles Homeless Initiative

PARENT/FAMILY EVENT: Let’s Talk: Back-to-School Resources
August 20
, 5:30pm
Presented by The Children’s Partnership and others

Virtual Training: Comprehensive Training on DC:0-5 Targeting Advanced Clinicians from Fields of Mental Health, Health, and Early Intervention Who Are Responsible for Diagnosis
August 21
, 9:00am – 12:00pm
Presented by Para Los Niños

Virtual Event: August VirtualiTEA: Black Breastfeeding Week Kick-Off
August 21
, 10:00am – 11:30am
Presented by South LA/South Bay African American Infant and Maternal Mortality Community Action Team

Supporting Your Perinatal Units During COVID-19: Evolving Guidance
August 21
, 12:30pm – 11:30am
Presented by CPQCC and CMQCC, Stanford University

Virtual Training: How Trauma Impacts Development: Part 2 (CDL)
August 22, 8:30am – 11:30am
Presented by Child Care Resource Center

Virtual Event: Infant Development Association Saturday Morning LISTEN
August 22
, 9:30am – 10:30am
Presented by the Infant Development Association of California (IDA)

Virtual Conference: Empowered Young Families Unite, Inspire Uplift: California WIC Association’s 28th Annual Conference and Trade Show
August 24 – 28
, TBA
Presented by the California WIC Association

PARENT/FAMILY EVENT: Milky Pride & Play Meeting
August 24
, 7:00am – 8:00am
Milky Pride & Play is hosted monthly as a safe space for LGBTQ+ parents and expecting parents.
Presented by Breastfeed Durham

Virtual Training: ACEs Aware Implementation Approach for Health Centers – Part 2
August 24
, 9:00am – 11:00am
Presented by the Community Clinic Association of Los Angeles County, in partnership with Elevation Health Partners

Virtual Training: Empowering Telehealth Providers Working with Families
August 24
, 10:00am – 11:00am
Presented by the DMH-UCLA Prevention Center of Excellence

Virtual Training: Social Connections: A Protective Factor Deeper Dive
August 24
, 1:00pm – 4:00pm
Presented by Strategies TA

Virtual Event: Say Ah! Symposium: Racism & Health Literacy
August 24 – 26
, 4:30pm – 5:45pm
Presented by Say Ah!

PARENT/FAMILY EVENT: Let’s Build Together, Let’s Heal Together
August 25
, TBA
This webinar is for youth only. For information on attending this event, please contact Angela Vazquez at avazquez@childrenspartnership.org
Presented by The Children’s Partnership

Webinar: Exploring Values and Beliefs around Parenting
August 25
, 8:00am – 9:00am
For more information, please refer to this flyer.
Presented by the Ounce

Webinar: Liver Transplant Among People with HIV
August 25
, 10:00am – 11:15am
Presented by the International Antiviral Society-USA

Virtual Training: Trauma and Resilience Informed Care Foundations
August 25
, 10:00am – 11:30am
Presented by the DMH-UCLA Prevention Center of Excellence

Webinar: Nutrition Update (August 2020)
August 25
, 11:00am
Presented by CalFresh Health Living

Webinar: NOT LIKE ME Understanding and Breaking Down Systemic Racism in Healthcare to Help Support Birthing and Breastfeeding Parents Who Identify as Black
August 25
, 12:00pm – 1:05pm
Presented by PAC/LAC

Webinar: Breastfeeding in The Pacific Islander Community
August 25
, 1:00pm – 2:00pm
Presented by BreastfeedLA and the Asian & Pacific Islander American Health Forum

Virtual Training: Self-Care
August 25
, 1:00pm – 4:00pm
Presented by Strategies TA

PARENT/FAMILY EVENT: Black Men’s Facebook Chat
August 25
, 5:30pm – 6:30pm
A safe and sacred space for Black men to discuss their role in the Black community, including supporting breastfeeding and addressing racial feeding and health disparities that affect them and their families.
Presented by BreastfeedLA and Lydia O. Boyd, Lactation Specialist

PARENT/FAMILY EVENT: Awesome Breastfeeding Photo Gallery
August 26
, TBA
Centering and celebrating Black Love through photos, illustration, and art via Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter.
Presented by BreastfeedLA and Lydia O. Boyd, Lactation Specialist

Webinar: Family Support for Reaching Lactation Goals: Supporting the Dyad in Emergency Situations
August 26
, 4:00am – 5:00am
This webinar is part of the Doing Better Together to Equitably Advance Reproductive Health and Wellness webinar series.
Presented by Mountain Area Health Education Center

Virtual Training: Comprehensive Training on DC:0-5 Targeting Advanced Clinicians from Fields of Mental Health, Health, and Early Intervention Who Are Responsible for Diagnosis
August 26
, 9:00am – 12:00pm
Presented by Para Los Niños

Webinar: Perinatal Depression Update for Health Professionals: Identification, Referral, and Resources
August 26
, 11:00am – 12:00pm
Presented by the Partnership for Maternal & Child Health of Northern New Jersey

PARENT/FAMILY EVENT: Food Distribution
August 26
, 12:00pm – 1:00pm: LAC + USC Medical Center, Walkway between Building B and Old General Hospital, 1200 N State Street Los Angeles, CA 90033
You can expect to receive approximately 25 – 40lbs of food. For your convenience, please bring your cart or reusable bags. For more information please visit: https://www.lafoodbank.org/find-food/pantry-locator/
Presented by CARES and the Los Angeles Regional Food Bank

Webinar: Plain Language Foundations: Using Inclusive Language to Support LGBTQIA+ Participants in Your Program
August 26
, 12:00pm 1:30pm
Presented by Clear Language Lab at Literacy Works

PARENT/FAMILY EVENT: Community Conversations | Sickle Cell: The Heroes & the Facts
August 26
, 1:00pm
Presented by the American Red Cross Los Angeles Region

Webinar: Training on Telemedicine for Pharmacy
August 26
, 1:00pm – 2:00pm
Presented by the Community Clinic Association of Los Angeles County, in partnership with CareOptimize, LLC

Webinar: Community Engagement: Involving Community Members in Priority Planning and Implementation
August 26
, 1:30pm – 3:00pm
Presented by the California Department of Public Health

Save the Date: Virtual Town Hall: How Can the County Improve Services for Women & Girls of Color Given All We’ve Witnessed in 2020?
August 26
, 2:00pm
Presented by the Los Angeles County Women and Girls Initiative

Virtual Training: Triple Threat: Managing Primary Care of STD’s + HIV During COVID-19
August 26
, 3:00pm – 5:00pm
Presented by the Community Clinic Association of Los Angeles County (CCALAC)

Webinar: Working with Families to Reduce the Risk of Sleep-Related Infant Deaths
August 27
, 4:00am – 5:00am
This webinar is part of the Doing Better Together to Equitably Advance Reproductive Health and Wellness webinar series.
Presented by Mountain Area Health Education Center

Save the Date: How to Implement Physical Activity in ECE Setting with Physical Distancing
August 27
, 10:00am
Presented by CalFresh Healthy Living

Virtual Training: Tools for Wellbeing During Trying Times: Restorative Communication
August 27
, 10:00am – 10:45am
This is part 4 of a 4-part virtual training series.
Presented by DMH-UCLA Prevention Center of Excellence

Supervisor ONLY Training (CPP) 18- Month Implementation Level Training National Trainer in Child Parent Psychotherapy
August 27,
4:00pm – 6:00pm: NCJW I LA 543 N. Fairfax Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90036
To register please contact Maricella Mendez – Sherwin at mendezshewin1@gmail.com
Presented by National Council of Jewish Women

Webinar: 2020 Quality Improvement Summit Series: A Three-Part Webinar Series
August 28, October 9, November 20
; 9:00am – 10:30am
Presented by the Institute for High Quality Care and the Community Clinic Association of Los Angeles County

Virtual Training: Comprehensive Training on DC:0-5 Targeting Advanced Clinicians from Fields of Mental Health, Health, and Early Intervention Who Are Responsible for Diagnosis
August 28
, 9:00am – 11:00am
Presented by Para Los Niños

Virtual Training: Social and Emotional Competence of Children: A Protective Factor Deeper Dive
August 28
, 9:00am – 12:00pm
Presented by Strategies TA

Webinar: Burn Down the House or Bake a Cake: Anger as a Tool for Creation
August 28
, 12:00pm – 1:00pm
Presented by UCLArts & Healing

Virtual Event: Black WIC Breastfeeding Counselors Circle
August 28
, 2:30pm – 4:00pm
This event is exclusive to Black WIC PCs.
Presented by BreatfeedLA & Lydia O. Boyd, Lactation Specialist

Virtual Event: Instagram Live: Awesome Breastfeeders Virtual Summit
August 29
, 10:00am-11:00am
Join the event on Instagram with Lydia @LydiaOBoydCLE
Presented by BreastfeedLA and Lydia O. Boyd, Lactation Specialist

PARENT/FAMILY EVENT: Feed Alhambra Drive-Through Food Distribution
August 29
, 10:00am – 2:00pm: 110 S. 2nd Street, Alhambra, CA 91801
To ensure the health and safety of everyone in the community, COVID-19 CDC guidelines will be followed. Please remain in your car and open your trunk when it is your turn in line.
Presented by the City of Alhambra and others

PARENT/FAMILY EVENT: Awesome Breastfeeders Virtual Circle – Black Breastfeeding Week 2020
August 30
, 4:00pm
Presented by BreastfeedLA and Lydia O. Boyd, Lactation Specialist

Virtual Training: Mental Health Interventions for Infants and Young Children with Medically Complex Conditions
August 31
, 9:00am – 4:30pm
Presented by the USC University Center for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles and the Los Angeles County Department of Mental Health

Virtual Training: Comprehensive Case Management 101
August 31
, 1:00pm – 4:00pm
Presented by Strategies TA

Save the Date: Early Childhood Virtual Summit 2020
September 1
, TBA
The event is free and registration opens August 10, 2020.
Presented by First Things First

Webinar: Chronic Pain in People with HIV: An Evidence-Based, Practical Approach
September 1
, 10:00am – 11:15am
Presented by the International Antiviral Society-USA

Webinar: Digital Care Delivery for FQHC’s During COVID-19 and Beyond
September 1
, 11:00am – 12:00pm
Presented by the California Primary Care Association

Webinar: Home Visiting Boundaries
September 1
, 12:30pm – 1:30pm
For more information, please refer to this flyer.
Presented by the Ounce

Webinar: Policy, Systems and Environmental Change: Breastfeeding Promotion in the API Community – A Nation-Wide Perspective
September 1
, 1:00pm – 2:00pm
Presented by BreastfeedLA and the Asian & Pacific Islander American Health Forum

Webinar: Centering Pregnancy and Parenting
September 2
, 4:00am – 5:00am
This webinar is part of the Doing Better Together to Equitably Advance Reproductive Health and Wellness webinar series.
Presented by Mountain Area Health Education Center

Webinar: Integrating Remote Patient Monitoring Tools for Underserved Patients into Telemedicine Visits
September 2
, 1:00pm – 2:00pm
Presented by the Community Clinic Association of Los Angeles County, in partnership with CareOptimize, LLC

Virtual Event: 2020 Women’s Recovery Conference: Raising Resilience through Authenticity
September 2 – 4
, TBA
Presented by the Mountain Area Health Education Center

Virtual Event: 2020 National Sexual Assault Conference #BoldMoves
September 2 – 4
, 9:00am – 3:30pm
Presented by the California Coalition Against Sexual Assault

Virtual Training: Trauma Response in Infants
September 3
, 9:00am – 4:30pm
Presented by the USC University Center for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles and the Los Angeles County Department of Mental Health

Virtual Training: Trauma-Informed Care Discussion
September 3
, 1:00pm – 4:00pm
Presented by Strategies TA

PARENT/FAMILY EVENT: Let’s Talk: Using Telehealth Amid COVID-19
September 3
, 5:30pm
Presented by The Children’s Partnership and others

Virtual Training: Brain Development and Implications for Attachment and Treatment of Young Children
September 4
, 9:00am – 4:30pm
Presented by the USC University Center for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles and the Los Angeles County Department of Mental Health

Save the Date: BreastfeedLA Seminar
September 4,
TBA: Torrance Memorial Medical Center
Presented by BreastfeedLA

Webinar: Maternal Health in Immigrant and Refugee Communities: A Clinician’s Role in Supporting Optimal Outcomes
September 9
, 4:00am – 5:00am
This webinar is part of the Doing Better Together to Equitably Advance Reproductive Health and Wellness webinar series.
Presented by Mountain Area Health Education Center

PARENT/FAMILY EVENT: Grupo de Apoyo Para el Bienestar Emocional
September 9
, 9:00am – 11:00am: California Hospital Medical Center, Leavey Hall (room TBD), 320 W. 15th St., Los Angeles, CA 90015
To register, contact Irma Radillo at (213) 742-5838
Presented by Dignity Health – California Hospital Medical Center

Virtual Training: Facilitating Change Talk
September 9
, 9:00am – 12:00pm
Presented by Strategies TA

Webinar: Intimate Partner Violence, Suicidality, and Disabling Psychiatric Conditions: Unique Risks, Needs, and Strategies
September 9
, 10:00am
Presented by Mental Health Technology Transfer Center Network (MHTTC)

Webinar: Understanding Substance Abuse through the Family Lens
September 9
, 10:00am – 11:00am
For more information, please refer to this flyer.
Presented by the Ounce

Webinar: Data-Guided Continuous Improvement in ECE Programs: Moving Beyond COVID-19
September 9
, 11:00am – 12:30pm
Presented by Engagement Strategies and 1Place Childcare Compliance Software

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

South LA/South Bay African American Infant and Maternal Mortality (SLASB AAIMM) Community Action Team Meeting
September 10, TBA
For more information, please contact Megan Chichester at megan@bwwla.com or Adjoa Jones at adjones@dhs.lacounty.gov
Presented by SLASB AAIMM Community Action Team

Webinar: Supporting Policy and Systems Collaboration
September 11
, 12:00pm – 1:00pm
Presented by the UNC School of Medicine Center for Maternal and Infant Health

Virtual Training: Lactation Education Specialist Training Part 2
September 14, 21, 28, October 5, 26, & November 2
, 8:30am – 3:00pm
Presented by BreastfeedLA

Virtual Training: Trauma-Informed Care Discussion (Spanish)
September 14
, 1:00pm – 4:00pm
Presented by Strategies TA

Webinar: Strengthening Parent and Child Health Outcomes through Policy Advocacy
September 15
, 4:00am – 5:00am
This webinar is part of the Doing Better Together to Equitably Advance Reproductive Health and Wellness webinar series.
Presented by Mountain Area Health Education Center

Webinar: Maintaining Boundaries in Home Visiting for Supervisors
September 15
, 8:00am – 9:00am
For more information, please refer to this flyer.
Presented by the Ounce

Virtual Event: 2020 Public Health Law Virtual Summit: COVID-19 Response and Recovery
September 16 – 17, TBA
Presented by The Network for Public Health Law

Save the Date: 2020 National Latino Behavioral Health Conference: Shaping the Vision of Latino Behavioral Health Equity
September 16 – 18
, TBA: Omni Hotel, 251 S. Olive St., Los Angeles, CA 90012
Presented by the National Latino Behavioral Health Association

Webinar: Best Practices for Perinatal Substance Use Disorder Treatment: A Discussion with Project CARA, UNC Horizons and TIDES
September 16
, 4:00am – 5:00am
This webinar is part of the Doing Better Together to Equitably Advance Reproductive Health and Wellness webinar series.
Presented by Mountain Area Health Education Center

Webinar: Prepare, Prevent, Protect: Security and Safety in Early Childhood Facilities
September 16
, 11:00am – 12:30pm
Presented by Engagement Strategies and Procare Software

PARENT/FAMILY EVENT: Food Distribution
September 16
, 12:00pm – 1:00pm: LAC + USC Medical Center, Walkway between Building B and Old General Hospital, 1200 N State Street Los Angeles, CA 90033
You can expect to receive approximately 25 – 40lbs of food. For your convenience, please bring your cart or reusable bags. For more information please visit: https://www.lafoodbank.org/find-food/pantry-locator/
Presented by CARES and the Los Angeles Regional Food Bank

Virtual Training: Self-Care
September 16
, 1:00pm – 4:00pm
Presented by Strategies TA

Virtual Training: Comprehensive Case Management 101
September 17
, 9:00am – 12:00pm
Presented by Strategies TA

Virtual Training: Difficult and Crucial Conversations at Work
September 18
, 10:00am – 1:00pm
Presented by the Community Clinical Association of Los Angeles County (CCALAC)

Webinar: Access to Contraception and Family Planning Services
September 23
, 4:00am – 5:00am
This webinar is part of the Doing Better Together to Equitably Advance Reproductive Health and Wellness webinar series.
Presented by Mountain Area Health Education Center

Webinar: Directors as Fearless Consumer of Software for Program Management, Family Communications, Documentation, and Family Engagement
September 23
, 11:00am – 12:30pm
Presented by Engagement Strategies and Exchange Press

PARENT/FAMILY EVENT: Food Distribution
September 23
, 12:00pm – 1:00pm: LAC + USC Medical Center, Walkway between Building B and Old General Hospital, 1200 N State Street Los Angeles, CA 90033
You can expect to receive approximately 25 – 40lbs of food. For your convenience, please bring your cart or reusable bags. For more information please visit: https://www.lafoodbank.org/find-food/pantry-locator/
Presented by CARES and the Los Angeles Regional Food Bank

Webinar: Cultivating Your Unique Talents in the Service of Activism
September 25
, 12:00pm – 1:00pm
Presented by UCLArts & Healing

Webinar: Mind the Gap – Top 5 Holes NC Providers Miss Delivering Preconception and Interconception Care
September 30
, 4:00am – 5:00am
This webinar is part of the Doing Better Together to Equitably Advance Reproductive Health and Wellness webinar series.
Presented by Mountain Area Health Education Center

Virtual Workshop: NCAST Parent-Child Interaction Teaching Scale Recertification
September 30 – October 1
, 8:30am – 12:30pm
Presented by Parent-Child Relationships Programs at the Barnard Center

International Perinatal Bereavement Conference (IPBC) 2020
September 30 – October 3,
TBA: The Drake, 140 E Walton Pl., Chicago, IL 60611
Presented by PLIDA

Webinar: Executive Function and Challenging Behavior: A New Approach
September 30
, 11:00am – 12:30pm
Presented by Engagement Strategies and Second Step

Webinar: Lactating for a Healthier Planet: An Indigenous Perspective to Reclaiming Breastfeeding
September 30
, 12:00pm – 1:30pm
Presented by BreastfeedLA

Webinar: Unpacking the Pyramid Model: A Practical Guide to Social Emotional Learning
October 1
, 11:00am – 12:30pm
Presented by Engagement Strategies and Brookes Publishing

Virtual Event: ZERO TO THREE Virtual Annual Conference 2020
October 5 – 9
, TBA
Presented by ZERO TO THREE

Webinar: Medical Cannabis in People with HIV: What’s the Evidence?
October 6
, 10:00am – 11:15am
Presented by the International Antiviral Society-USA

Webinar: Aligning Your Program’s Mission & Financial Model
October 7
, 11:00am – 12:30pm
Presented by Engagement Strategies and Procare Software

Webinar: Self-Unification and Self-Acceptance: A Bridge to Peace
October 9
, 12:00pm – 1:00pm
Presented by UCLArts & Healing

Virtual Event: 11th Annual Maywood Education Fair
October 10
, TBA
Presented by the California State University, Fullerton Department of Educational Leadership

Webinar: Implementing Tools to Enhance Home Visiting
October 13
, 10:00am – 11:00am
For more information, please refer to this flyer.
Presented by the Ounce

Webinar: PEP to PrEP Transitions: Evidence and Innovations
October 13
, 10:00am – 11:15am
Presented by the International Antiviral Society-USA

PARENT/FAMILY EVENT: Grupo de Apoyo Para el Bienestar Emocional
October 14
, 9:00am – 11:00am: California Hospital Medical Center, Leavey Hall (room TBD), 320 W. 15th St., Los Angeles, CA 90015
To register, contact Irma Radillo at (213) 742-5838
Presented by Dignity Health – California Hospital Medical Center

Webinar: Waitlist by Fall, Full by Winter: Boosting Enrollment While Maintaining Quality
October 14
, 11:00am – 12:30pm
Presented by Engagement Strategies and Procare Software

Webinar: California Primary Care Association 2020 Annual Conference
October 15 – 16
, TBA
Presented by California Primary Care Association

Save the Date: BreastfeedLA Seminar
October 19,
TBA: Cedars Sinai Medical Center
Presented by BreastfeedLA

Save the Date: Integrated Health Literacy Research, Practice, and Policy Virtual Conference (HARC)
October 19 – 21
, TBA
Presented by the Institute for Healthcare Advancement (IHA) and the Horowitz Center for Health Literacy at the University of Maryland

Virtual Event: The 2020 United States Conference on HIV/AIDS
October 19 – 21
, TBA
Presented by NMAC

Virtual Event: The 2020 Family Engagement and Cultural Effectiveness Conference
October 19 – 23
, 8:00am – 5:00pm
Presented by the Region Nine Head Start Association

Webinar: Trauma in Families and Communities
October 21
, 8:00am – 9:00am
For more information, please refer to this flyer.
Presented by the Ounce

Webinar: Teaching Social Justice: Navigating the Deep Waters of Equity in Early Childhood Programs
October 21
, 11:00am – 12:30pm
Presented by Engagement Strategies and Exchange Press

Virtual Event: Multicultural Maternal Mental Health Conference
October 22 – 24
, TBA
Presented by Shades of You, Shades of Me

Virtual Event: Parent-Child Interaction (PCI) Feeding Scale
October 26 – 30
, TBA
Presented by the Parent-Child Relationship Programs at the Barnard Center

Webinar: Matching Family Needs to Resources
October 27
, 10:00am – 11:00am
For more information, please refer to this flyer.
Presented by the Ounce

Save the Date: BreastfeedLA Seminar
October 28,
TBA: The California Endowment
Presented by BreastfeedLA

Save The Date: Webinar: Somatic Experiencing and Perinatal Mental Health
October 29
, 12:00pm – 1:00pm
Presented by Maternal Mental Health NOW

Webinar: Opioid Use and HIV/Hepatitis C Made Easy: A Practical Implementation of the Evidence
November 3
, 10:00am – 11:15am
Presented by the International Antiviral Society-USA

Webinar: Reflective Supervision
November 4
, 10:00am – 11:00am
For more information, please refer to this flyer.
Presented by the Ounce

Webinar: Pumps and Lactation Aids: Skills and Reimbursement
November 6
, 10:00am – 12:00pm
Presented by BreastfeedLA

South LA/ South Bay African American Infant and Maternal Mortality (SLASB AAIMM) Community Action Team Meeting
November 12, TBA
For more information, please contact Megan Chichester at megan@bwwla.com or Adjoa Jones at adjones@dhs.lacounty.gov
Presented by SLASB AAIMM Community Action Team

Webinar: Home Visiting Safety
November 12
, 8:00am – 9:00am
For more information, please refer to this flyer.
Presented by the Ounce

Webinar: Promoting Effective Parenting with Motivational Interviewing
November 17
, 10:00am – 11:00am
For more information, please refer to this flyer.
Presented by the Ounce

PARENT/FAMILY EVENT: Grupo de Apoyo Para el Bienestar Emocional
November 18
, 9:00am – 11:00am: California Hospital Medical Center, Leavey Hall (room TBD), 320 W. 15th St., Los Angeles, CA 90015
To register, contact Irma Radillo at (213) 742-5838
Presented by Dignity Health – California Hospital Medical Center

Virtual Event: The 2020 Early Childhood STEM Institute
December 1 – 3
, 8:00am – 5:00pm
Presented by the Region Nine Head Start Association

Webinar: More Than One Problem: Mental Illness as a Contributing Factor of Pain and Substance Use in People with HIV
December 1
, 10:00am – 11:15am
Presented by the International Antiviral Society-USA

Webinar: Maternal Mental Health 101
December 3, 10:30am – 12:00pm
Presented by Postpartum Support International and 2020 Mom

Webinar: The Impact of Domestic Violence on Children
December 3
, 12:30pm – 1:30pm
For more information, please refer to this flyer.
Presented by the Ounce

Webinar: The Elephant in the Room: Bioethics Meets Breastfeeding
December 4
, 10:00am – 12:00pm
Presented by BreastfeedLA

Webinar: Understanding Substance Abuse through Family Lens
December 8
, 8:00am – 9:00am
For more information, please refer to this flyer.
Presented by the Ounce

PARENT/FAMILY EVENT: Grupo de Apoyo Para el Bienestar Emocional
December 16
, 9:00am – 11:00am: California Hospital Medical Center, Leavey Hall (room TBD), 320 W. 15th St., Los Angeles, CA 90015
To register, contact Irma Radillo at (213) 742-5838
Presented by Dignity Health – California Hospital Medical Center

Webinar: Trauma for Supervisors: Putting the Pieces Together
December 16
, 10:00am – 11:00am
For more information, please refer to this flyer.
Presented by the Ounce

Webinar: Domestic Violence: Safety Planning
January 12, 2021
, 10:00am – 11:00am
For more information, please refer to this flyer.
Presented by the Ounce

Webinar: Trauma in Families and Communities
January 13, 2021
, 8:00am – 9:00am
For more information, please refer to this flyer.
Presented by the Ounce

Webinar: Being Present with Families
January 21, 2021
, 10:00am – 11:00am
For more information, please refer to this flyer.
Presented by the Ounce
Webinar: Reflective Supervision
January 27, 2021
, 10:00am – 11:00am
For more information, please refer to this flyer.
Presented by the Ounce

Webinar: Home Visiting Safety
February 2, 2021
, 8:00am – 9:00am
For more information, please refer to this flyer.
Presented by the Ounce

Webinar: Exploring Values and Beliefs Around Parenting
February 10, 2021
, 10:00am – 11:00am
For more information, please refer to this flyer.
Presented by the Ounce

Webinar: Promoting Effective Parenting with Motivational Interviewing
February 18, 2021
, 10:00am – 11:00am
For more information, please refer to this flyer.
Presented by the Ounce

Save the Date: 2021 National Home Visiting Summit  
February 22 – 26, 2021
, TBA
Registration for this virtual conference will open in the fall.
Presented by the Ounce

Webinar: Home Visiting Boundaries
March 3, 2021
, 10:00am – 11:00am
For more information, please refer to this flyer.
Presented by the Ounce

Webinar: Understanding Substance Abuse through the Family Lens
March 10, 2021
, 8:00am – 9:00am
For more information, please refer to this flyer.
Presented by the Ounce

Webinar: Matching Family Needs to Resources
March 16, 2021
, 12:30pm – 1:30pm
For more information, please refer to this flyer.
Presented by the Ounce

Webinar: Home Visiting Safety
April 6, 2021
, 8:00am – 9:00am
For more information, please refer to this flyer.
Presented by the Ounce

Webinar: Exploring Values and Beliefs Around Parenting
April 8, 2021
, 12:30pm – 1:30pm
For more information, please refer to this flyer.
Presented by the Ounce

Webinar: Promoting Effective Parenting with Motivational Interviewing
April 13, 2021
, 10:00am – 11:00am
For more information, please refer to this flyer.
Presented by the Ounce

Webinar: Being Present with Families
April 27, 2021
, 10:00am – 11:00am
For more information, please refer to this flyer.
Presented by the Ounce

Webinar: The Impact of Domestic Violence on Children
May 6, 2021
, 8:00am – 9:00am
For more information, please refer to this flyer.
Presented by the Ounce

Webinar: Implementing Tools to Enhance Home Visiting
May 11, 2021
, 8:00am – 9:00am
For more information, please refer to this flyer.
Presented by the Ounce

Webinar: Maintaining Boundaries in Home Visiting for Supervisors
May 18, 2021
, 8:00am – 9:00am
For more information, please refer to this flyer.
Presented by the Ounce

Webinar: Home Visiting Boundaries
June 1, 2021
, 12:30pm – 1:30pm
For more information, please refer to this flyer.
Presented by the Ounce

Save the Date: Black Maternal Health Conference and Training Institute (2021)
June 11 – 13, 2021, TBA
Presented by Black Mamas Matter Alliance (BMMA)

Webinar: Partnering for Change: Having the Conversation
June 15, 2021
, 10:00am – 11:00am
For more information, please refer to this flyer.
Presented by the Ounce

Webinar: Domestic Violence: Safety Planning
June 22, 2021
, 10:00am – 11:00am
For more information, please refer to this flyer.
Presented by the Ounce

Webinar: Matching Family Needs to Resources
June 23, 2021
, 12:30pm – 1:30pm
For more information, please refer to this flyer.
Presented by the Ounce

Recorded Webinars, On-Demand Training


Community Health

#HowIReccommend Vaccination Video Series
This video series features short, informative videos from clinicians. The videos explain the importance of vaccination, how to effectively address questions from parents about vaccine safety and effectiveness, and how clinicians routinely recommend same-day vaccination to their patients.
Please refer the following sections for more information:

Presented by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Vaccinating Adults with Chronic Conditions: Recommendations and Lessons Learned
Recorded on May 28, 2020
Presented by the Public Health Foundation and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Physical Activity Videos Lead by Youth
The fit platform provides videos and resources for living a healthy lifestyle.
Presented by Sanford fit

Systems Approach for Healthy Communities
Presented by CalFresh Healthy Living

Health and Disability 101 Training for Health Department Employees
Presented by the National Association of County & City Health Officials (NACCHO)

Empowering Families to Make Healthier Food Choices Through WIC
Recorded February 14, 2020
Presented by Women, Infants, and Children and American Academy of Pediatrics Institute for Healthy Childhood Weight

Everyone Counts in the 2020 Census
Recorded on April 8, 2020

Presented by the American Heart Association (AHA)

Early Child Nutrition: From Birth to Two Years
Recorded February 27, 2020

Presented by Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

Healthier Products, Healthier People—The Six Classes Approach to Reducing Harmful Chemicals
This video series discusses where these chemicals are used, associated health problems, and how to reduce exposure. This information can help consumers the use of toxic chemicals.

Webinar: Working Toward Well Being: Community Approaches to Toxic Stress
Presented by Center for the Study of Social Policy

Webinar: Substance Use Prevention & Treatment: Community-Oriented Practices
Recorded date November 16, 2018

Presented by California Pan-Ethic Health Network

Webinar: Moving the Needle on Health Equity: Two Experts Share Successful Programs and Lessons Learned
Recorded August 21, 2019
Presented by the National Institute for Children’s Health Quality (NICHQ)

Webinar: Maternal Mental Health 101
Recorded December 5, 2019
Presented Postpartum Support International and hosted by 2020 Mom

Four Agendas for Leading Multi-stakeholder Collaboration
Recorded on January 8, 2020
Presented by Tamarack Institute

CSH Supportive Housing Training Center
Provides practical, interactive training solutions that empower people to learn about, build & provide high-quality supportive housing in their community. The training center also includes webinars, self-paced online classes and videos.
Presented by The Corporation for Supportive Housing (CSH)

Webinar: Neurologic Manifestations of COVID-19: What DO We Know and What Do We Need to Learn?
Recorded on May 19, 2020

Presented by the International Antiviral Society-USA

Webinar: Well-Being During the COVID-19 Crisis for Health Care Practitioners
Recorded on April 28, 2020

Presented by the International Antiviral Society-USA


Early Childhood Education

Building Relationships Framing Early Relational Health
Recorded on May 18, 2020

Presented by the Frame Works Institute and Center for the Study of Social Policy

Talking to Kids About the Coronavirus
Recorded on March 9, 2020

Presented by Child Mind Institute

I Am My Son’s First Teacher – Our Home, His First School (Spanish)
Part 1 of 10 mini-sessions 
Presented by Abriendo Puertas

My Child’s Growth and Development (Spanish)
Part 2 of 10 mini-sessions
Presented by Abriendo Puertas

The Power of Words (Spanish)
Part 3 of 10 mini-sessions
Presented by Abriendo Puertas

Healthy Body/Healthy Mind – Part 1 Nutrition and Physical Activity (Spanish)
Part 4 of 10 mini-sessions
Presented by Abriendo Puertas

Healthy Body/Healthy Mind – Part 2 Socio-Emotional Well-Being (Spanish)
Part 5 of 10 mini-sessions
Presented by Abriendo Puertas

Webinar: Ready to Meet the Needs of All Children? A Closer Look at Diversity in the Early Childhood Workforce
Recorded April 28, 2015
Presented by Migration Policy Institute

Webinar: Quality Ratings, Common Core, and DAPPresented by Kyle Snow
Part of the Early Childhood Investigations webinar series produced by Engagement Strategies

Webinar: Early Care and Education in Transformation
Presented by Jacqueline Jones
Part of the Early Childhood Investigations webinar series produced by Engagement Strategies

Recordings of 2016 USC UCEDD Community Education Conference
Presented by USC, UCEDD at CHLA

Webinar: Articulation Agreements: An Essential Component for Supporting Early Educators Along Educational and Career Pathways 
Original Date: October 30, 2018 

Presented by National Center on Early Childhood Development, Teaching, and Learning

Infant and Toddler Reflective Curriculum Planning, Part 1
This webinar provides an overview of how to translate research into teacher practice to improve program quality for infants and toddlers. This archived webinar is the first in the archived series, Infant and Toddler Reflective Curriculum Planning. The series present principles, a planning process, and strategies to help teachers support children’s learning from birth to three years of age. 

Infant and Toddler Reflective Curriculum Planning, Part 2
This webinar provides early childhood professionals with a structure they can use to make informed decisions about curriculum practices for infants and toddlers, and to highlight the newest component of the California Infant/Toddler Learning and Development System: California Infant/Toddler Curriculum Framework.

Infant/Toddler Relationships, Interactions and Guidance: Part 1: Relationships and Interactions
This webinar focuses on implementing strategies and putting into place organizational structures that support intentional, responsive relationships between supervisors, care teachers and young children in efforts to support children’s social and emotional development.

Infant/Toddler Relationships, Interactions and Guidance: Part 2: Guidance
This webinar highlights the connection between the early childhood educator competencies for relationships, interactions, and guidance. It provides examples, ideas, and resources for how to provide effective guidance for social behavior in the infant/toddler group care setting. In addition, it addresses the important roles of family members, teachers, and program leadership, in helping infants and toddlers learn about and develop strategies for social interactions, relationships, and managing conflict.


Family Engagement/Parenting

Webinar: Promoting Healing and Resilience with Staff and Families
Recorded on May 5, 2020

Presented by Early Childhood Learning & Knowledge Center

Webinar: Supporting Families Impacted by Substance Use Disorders
Recorded on May 21, 2020

Presented by Early Childhood Learning & Knowledge Center and The Office of Head Start

Webinar: Promoting Effective Parenting with Motivational Interviewing
Recorded on April 23, 2020
Available for complimentary access for the month of May 2020 only.
Presented by The Ounce

Childhood Development and Parent Guide Videos
Available in English and Spanish
Presented by Pathways.org

Online Bedtime Stories: Ages 0-3Ages 4-6Ages 7-12
Other resources such as audiobooks are also available.
Presented by Storyberries

Webinar: California Mother & Baby Substance Use Exposure Initiative: Evidence Based Parenting Programs
Presented by Health Management Associates

Webinar: California Mother & Baby Substance Use Exposure Initiative Project: Family Resilience; Protective Factors; Parenting (Weaving Child Welfare and Family Preservation)
Presented by Health Management Associates

Helping Parents to Understand and Manage Their Anger
This module provides an overview of what causes anger, the function that anger serves in our lives, and how anger impacts our relationships. Home visitors will learn how these issues may look in parenting situations as well as specific strategies on how to help parents understand and manage their anger.

Great Lakes Breastfeeding Webinar On-Demand-Engaging Fathers in Breastfeeding Support
Men and breastfeeding and methods to engage their support for their breastfeeding partners.
Available for continuing education until March 17, 2021

Engaging FathersParts 12,and 3
Fathers and paternal family members play a crucial role in children’s growth and development. Child welfare agencies, however, may have difficulty connecting with and engaging noncustodial fathers and paternal family members. In this 3-part podcast series, Child Welfare Information Gateway provides strategies for engaging fathers and working with fatherhood organizations.

Videocast: NIH Workshops on Participant Engagement and Health Equity
Watch videocasts of 7/1/15 workshopand 7/2/15 workshop
Presented by the NIH Precision Medicine Initiative

Video of Lecture Series: How to Survive and Thrive with a Mentally Ill Relative

  1. The Family As Ally – Helpful Skills and Strategies
  2. Inside the World of Bipolar Disorder
  3. Treatment of Bipolar Disorder
  4. Inside the Darkness of Depression
  5. Inside “the Beautiful Mind” of Schizophrenia
  6. Recovery with Schizophrenia

Presented by NAMI San Gabriel Valleyand Pacific Clinics Training Institute

Knowledge and Know-How: Nurturing Child Well-Being
Focuses on the core knowledge and skills needed to leverage your relationships with families, promote child well-being, and raise overall quality of care. Eight one-hour online lessons. Includes .8 CEUs.
Presented by Zero to Three

Intentional Partnerships Podcast
Season I of this bi-weekly podcast began June 26, 2018
Presented by Parents as Teachers National Center, with Strong Fathers, Strong Families

Protective Factors Part 1
“Protective Factors Part 1” is the first in a two-part series highlighting protective factors. This episode provides an overview and helps listeners distinguish protective factors from risk factors. Guests provide examples of how child welfare professionals can recognize and work with parents and families to strengthen their protective factors.

Understanding Bed-Sharing, Breastfeeding, and SIDS
Recorded December 6, 2017

Presented by BreastfeedLA


Health Disparities

Webinar: A Path to Reproductive Justice: Research, Practice and Policies
Recorded July 14, 2020
Presented by the American Public Health Association

Webinar: Racism: The Ultimate Underlying Condition
Recorded June 9, 2020
Presented by the American Public Health Association

Webinar: Achieving Health Equity – Tools for a National Campaign Against Racism
Recorded February 2017

Presented by the Preventive Medicine Residency and Fellowship (PMR/F)

Health Equity and Environmental Justice 101 Training
Presented by the Public Health Foundation and others

Webinar: Segregation Stress Syndrome: From Emmett Till to Trayvon Martin
Recorded May 2019

Presented by the Illinois ACEs Response Collaborative

Webinar: Working Across Government to Advance Health and Racial Equity
Recorded December 2017

Presented by the Human Impact Partners

Webinar: #NYCHealthEquity – Advancing Racial and Social Justice
Recorded March 2018

Presented by the Public Health Foundation and others

Webinar Series: The Impact of Racism on the Health and Well-Being of the Nation
Part 1: Naming and Addressing Racism: A Primer
Listen to the recorded webinar
Webinar slides: Introduction, Part 1, Part 2, Part 3, Conclusion
Recorded July 21, 2015
Presented by the American Public Health Association

Webinar Series: The Impact of Racism on the Health and Well-Being of the Nation
Part 2: No Safety, No Health: A Conversation About Race, Place and Preventing Violence
Listen to the recorded webinar
Webinar slides: Introduction, Part 1, Part 2, Part 3, Conclusion
Recorded August 4, 2015
Presented by the American Public Health Association

Webinar Series: The Impact of Racism on the Health and Well-Being of the Nation
Part 3: Unequal Treatment: Disparities in Access, Quality and Care
Listen to the recorded webinar
Webinar slides: Part 1, Part 2, Part 3
Recorded August 25, 2015
Presented by the American Public Health Association

Webinar: Policy Strategies for Reducing Behavioral Health Disparities
December 6, 2019

Presented by California Pan-Ethic Health Network

Webinar: Health Equity: Start Where You Are
Recorded date April 10, 2019

Presented by National Institute for Children’s Health Quality

Webinar: Legal Partnering for Child & Family Health
Recorded March 12, 2020
Presented by the Center for the Study of Social Policy  

Webinar: Black Motherhood in the United States
Recorded on June 13, 2020

Presented by Mom Congress


Home Safety & Trauma Support

Webinar: Working at the Intersection of Intimate Partner Violence and Mental Health: Intimate Partner Violence and Mental Health Amidst the COVID-19 Crisis and Beyond
Recorded on July 8, 2020

Presented by the Mental Health Technology Transfer Center Network and National Center on Domestic Violence, Trauma, and Mental Health

Webinar: Partnering with Families to Address Domestic Violence
Recorded on May 14, 2020

Presented by Early Childhood Learning & Knowledge Center and The Office of Head Start

Psychological First Aid (Spanish)
A three-hour online course.
Presented by he National Child Traumatic Stress Network

Optimizing Visitation for Young Traumatized Children and Their Parents/Caregivers
Original Date: 2012
Presented by The National Child Traumatic Stress Network

Supporting Women and Girls’ Leadership in Sport to Prevent Sexual and Domestic Violence
Original Date: August 22, 2017
Presented by Prevent Connect

A Safe Place to Call Home: Transforming the Physical/Built Environment for Sexual and Domestic Violence Prevention
Original Date: August 16, 2017
Presented by Prevent Connect

Webinar: Promoting Maternal Wellbeing and Resiliency in the Face of Trauma
Original Date: February 28, 2019
Presented by The Ounce

Introducing TST-FC: A Trauma-Focused Curriculum for Caregivers
Original Date: June 29, 2017
Presented by the Annie E. Casey Foundation

#PowerInPrevention Ending Child Sexual Abuse: Prevention through Understanding and Addressing Sexual Behavior of Children
Original Date: July 25, 2017
Presented by Prevent Connect

Emotional Challenges and Self-Care for Those Working With Young Traumatized Children
Original Date: 2012
Presented by The National Child Traumatic Stress Network

Understanding Intimate Partner Violence
This module provides an overview of key topics regarding IPV, including: Types of IPV, Indicators of abuse, The extent of the IPV problem, How to discuss the topic of IPV with clients, How culture may impact how IPV is perceived, and the importance of identifying community resources and establishing relationships with those resources.

#PowerInPrevention Ending Child Sexual Abuse: Updates on Child Sexual Abuse Prevention with Elementary School Ages
Original Date: January 16, 2018
Presented by Prevent Connect

Peer Learning Forum: Implementing Community-Level Strategies to Prevent Sexual and Domestic Violence
Original Date: October 5, 2017
Presented by Prevent Connect

Online Course on Child Abuse and Neglect
More information: Leslie A. Lacopi at (415) 882-5176 or liacopi@imq.org. Free course is approved for CME credits, nursing CEUs, or a completion certificate.
Presented by the IMQ grant from the California Governor’s Office on Emergency Services

Video: “The Mask You Live In” Documentary Screening and Panel Discussion on Masculinity and Violence
Panel moderator: Frank Blaney of LA Fathers Program at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles
Presented by the California Endowment’s Center for Healthy Communities

Addressing the Roots: Preventing Multiple Forms of Violence through Shared Underlying Factors
Original Date: September 20, 2017
Presented by Prevent Connect

Sport is Part of the Solution to Ending Sexual and Domestic Violence: Launching Raliance’s NEW Sport + Prevention Center
Original Date: December 6, 2017
Presented by Prevent Connect

Using Essential Elements to Select, Adapt, and Evaluate Violence Prevention Approaches
Original Date: August 28, 2017
Presented by Prevent Connect

Online Video: Domestic Violence 2015
Presented by CASAT

#PowerInPrevention Ending Child Sexual Abuse: Survivor Leadership: It’s Relevance to Child Sexual Abuse Prevention
Original Date: September 11, 2017
Presented by Prevent Connect

Webinar: Mental Systems: Navigating Medi-Cal and County Programs
Recorded date October 12, 2018

Presented by California Pan-Ethnic Health Network

Webinar: Maternal Depression: Everyone Can Play a Role to Help Families
Recorded date June 4, 2019

Presented by National Institute for Children’s Health Quality

Webinar: Part II – Family Homelessness: Partnerships and Policies that Enhance Supports for Infants, Toddlers and their Families
Recorded date August 7, 2019

Presented by ZERO TO THREE


Home Visiting

Webinar: Early Relational Health and Protective Factors
Recorded on June 11, 2020

Presented by The Center for The Study of Social Policy

Webinar: Observing, Listening & Understanding in a Virtual Environment
Recorded June 3, 2020

Presented by Rapid Response Virtual Home Visiting

Webinar: Building Family Economic Mobility Toolkit
Recorded February 13, 2020

Presented by Center for the Study of Social Policy

Webinar: Engaging Families in Virtual Visits: A Protective Factors’ Approach
Recorded April 8, 2020
Presented by Parents as Teachers and others

Webinar: Home Visiting Models and COVID-19 Response
Recorded on April 3, 2020
Note: This link will automatically download the webinar recording to your computer.
Presented by the National Alliance of Home Visiting Models

Webinar: Virtual Home Visiting Readiness
Recorded March 18, 2020
Presented byParents as Teachers

Webinar: Virtual Service Delivery Readiness
Presented by Parents as Teachers

Webinar: Innovation Toward Precision Home Visiting
Original Date: February 28, 2019
Presented by The Ounce

Understanding, Preventing, and Managing Compassion Fatigue
The purpose of this module, is to help home visitors understand what compassion fatigue looks like, identify if they are at risk or already experiencing compassion fatigue, as well as how to prevent and/or manage the condition.

Strategies for Home Visitor Safety
This module provides strategies for home visitor safety before, during, and after the home visit. By the end of this training, home visitors will be able to: Identify safety strategies that can be used before, during, and after the home visit. Recognize how to reduce tense situations, what to do in dangerous situations, and how to handle aggression. Recall safety tips regarding animals, disease, professional boundaries, parking and vehicle safety. Use technology to help remain safe.

Webinar: The New Network Leader: How You Can Grow Your Impact

Original Date: February 28, 2019
Presented by The Ounce

Webinar: Effectively Serving Immigrant and Dual Language Learner Families through Home Visiting Programs
Recorded August 28, 2019

Presented by Migration Policy Institute

Webinar: Using ASQ-3 in a Virtual Environment
Recorded April 9, 2020

Presented by Parents as Teachers National Center, Brookes Publishing, and others

Webinar: Remote Home Visitation: Supporting Clients Experiencing IPV In the Time of COVID-19
Recorded on May 8, 2020

Presented by Futures Without Violence

Webinar: Home Visiting is Essential: Action Steps to Ensuring Program Sustainability During COVID-19
Recorded on May 27, 2020

Presented by Rapid Response Virtual Home Visiting


Infant Feeding, Breastfeeding

Therapeutic Breast Massage
Recorded on February 28, 2018
Learn about Therapeutic Breast Massage to help with engorgement, plugged ducts, latching issues, assistance with milk flow and to increase milk supply.
Presented by PHFE WIC

Breastfeeding and Racial Equity
Available for continuing education until January 21, 2021. Presented by Great Lakes Breastfeeding

Live Q&A Session on COVID-19 with Human Milk Lactation Experts
Recorded on March 30, 2020
Presented by the International Society for Research in Human Milk and Lactation (ISRHML)

Creating Milk Depots in Los Angeles County
Breastfeed LA, with funding from Kentec Medical Inc., has partnered with the Mothers’ Milk Bank of San Jose (MMBSJ) to launch the Milk Collections Sites Project. View this webinar for information on setting up a Milk Collection Site in L.A. County, or call 323-210-8505.

NACCHO Breastfeeding Initiative Archived Webinars
The Public Health Breastfeeding Webinar Series, funded through a cooperative agreement with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, will promote promising practices and share lessons learned from the Reducing Breastfeeding Disparities through Peer and Professional Support Project (Breastfeeding Project).

Webinar: Social Determinants of Breastfeeding: Policies, Trainings, and Programmatic Strategies
View slides only
Recorded August 20, 2015
Presented by Every Woman Southeast Coalition

Webinar: Milk and Marijuana, First Do No Harm
Recorded March 29, 2018

Presented by BreastfeedLA

Helping Families Who Exclusively Pump
Recorded February 15, 2018

Presented by BreastfeedLA

Lactation Choices Following Pre-and-Post Natal Loss
Recorded on June 27, 2019
Presented by BreastfeedLA

Ripple Effects of Historical Trauma and Resilience on Breastfeeding Outcomes in the African American Community; Considerations for Leveraging Resilience and Providing Culturally Congruent Support
Recorded on August 30, 2019
Presented by BreastfeedLA

Webinar: Improving Our Approach: Better Conversations About Breastfeeding
Presented by the National Institute for Children’s Health Quality (NICHQ)

Webinar: Breastfeeding and Racial Equity
Presented by Great Lakes Breastfeeding

Webinar: COVID-19: Infant Feeding During the Postpartum Period
Recorded on March 27, 2020

Presented by California Breastfeeding Coalition and others

Webinar: Providing the Best Possible Solutions in Less Than Ideal Circumstances: Integrating Practices for COVID-19 Positive and PUI Birthing Parents with Consideration of Infection Control and Baby-Friendly Practices
Recorded on April 20, 2020

Presented by California Breastfeeding Coalition and others

Webinar: Filling the Gap: Infant Feeding in the NICU and COVID-19 Considerations
Recorded on April 27, 2020

Presented by California Breastfeeding Coalition and others

Webinar: Making the Shift from In-Person to Virtual Care and Support
Recorded on May 4, 2020

Presented by California Breastfeeding Coalition and others

Webinar: Going Home During a Pandemic: Challenges for Breastfeeding Families
Recorded on May 13, 2020

Presented by California Breastfeeding Coalition and others

Webinar: The Magical Process of Relactation
Recorded on May 18, 2020
Presented by California Breastfeeding Coalition and others

Webinar: An In-Depth Look at Dysphoric Milk Ejection Reflex (D-MER)
Recorded April 2020

Presented by BreastfeedLA

Webinar: Telelactation Is Here to Stay: What All Lactation Professionals Must Know
Recorded April 2020
Presented by BreastfeedLA

Webinar: Breastfeeding Dyads In Special Circumstances: Trauma, Opioids, Epidurals, and Postpartum Mood Disorders
Recorded March 2020
Presented by BreastfeedLA

Webinar: The Role of Implicit Bias in Birthing and Breastfeeding Support
Recorded March 2020

Presented by BreastfeedLA

Webinar: Mental Health & Breastfeeding Considerations When Supporting NICU Parents
Recorded February 2020

Presented by BreastfeedLA


Infant Health

Addressing Racism’s Impact on Women’s and Infant’s Health: Lessons Learned from the Racial Healing Projects in Tennessee
Recorded October 30, 2013
Presented by Every Woman Southeast

Addressing the Impact of Racism on Disparities in Birth Outcomes: Successes and Lessons Learned from the Partnership to Eliminate Disparities in Infant Mortality
View slides only
Recorded July 11, 2013
Presented by Every Woman Southeast

Infant Safe Sleep: An Introduction and Model Program
Recorded May 8, 2019 
Presented by Children’s Safety Network 

Webinar: Syphilis: A Call to Action – Babies Born with Syphilis
Recorded September 26, 2019
Presented by PAC/LAC

Webinar: Improving Safe Sleep Conversations: Strategies for Helping Families Adopt Safe Sleep Habits
Presented by the National Institute for Children’s Health Quality (NICHQ)

Webinar: The Residual Impact of Historical Structural Inequities: Connecting Residential Segregation and Mortgage Discrimination to Current Infant Mortality and Breastfeeding Rates
Presented by the National Institute for Children’s Health Quality (NICHQ)

Webinar: Involving the Family in the Developmental Care of the NICU Baby
Presented by the NICU Parent Network

Webinar: Palliative and Bereavement Care in the NICU
Presented by the NICU Parent Network

Webinar: NICU Discharge Planning and Beyond
Presented by the NICU Parent Network

Visit the National Institute for Children’s Health website for additional virtual learning opportunities related to infant heath.


LGBTQIA+ Health

Webinar: Building Your Family: LGBTQ Reproductive Options
Presented by the National LGBTQIA+ Health Education Center

Online Module: Caring for LGBTA Youth in Clinical Settings
Presented by the National LGBTQIA+ Health Education Center

Webinar: Gender Affirming Hormone Therapy
Presented by the National LGBTQIA+ Health Education Center

Webinar: Sexual Health for Transgender and Gender-Diverse People
Presented by the National LGBTQIA+ Health Education Center

Webinar: Transgender Health (2020)
Presented by the National LGBTQIA+ Health Education Center

Webinar: Trauma-Informed Care for Transgender and Gender-Diverse People
Presented by the National LGBTQIA+ Health Education Center
Webinar: Caring for the Sexual Health of LGBTQIA+ Older Adults – Part 1
Presented by the National LGBTQIA+ Health Education Center

Webinar: Insurance Considerations for Navigating Gender-Affirming Care
Presented by the National LGBTQIA+ Health Education Center


Mental Health

NAMI Basics OnDemand
Free, six-session online education program for parents, caregivers and others who care for young people who are experiencing mental health symptoms.

Webinar: Building Trauma-Informed Connections via Telehealth During COVID-19
Recorded date April 29, 2020
Presented by ACEs Aware

Mental Health Policy Briefing: Raising the Priority of California Children with Special Health Care Needs
Recorded date May 8, 2019

Presented by National Health Law Program & Lucile Packard Foundation for Children’s Health

Webinar: Talking Care of Our Patients, Our Teams, and Ourselves: Trauma-Informed Practices to Address Stress Related to COVID-19 
Recorded March 25, 2020
Presented by ACEs Aware
Webinar: Mental Health Professionals in the NICU
Presented by the NICU Parent Network

Webinar: Maternal Mental Health 101
Recorded December 5, 2019
Presented Postpartum Support International and hosted by 2020 Mom


Nutrition

Webinar: Food Security Solutions Prioritization Process
Presented by CalFresh Healthy Living

Healthy Nutrition Video Series
Episodes are being released twice a week in both English & Spanish. The series of episodes focuses on “Fresh Food for a Better Mood” and “Cocinar para su Bienestar” in Spanish.
Presented by The Whole Child’s Nutrition Education Team in partnership with CalFresh Healthy Living

Webinar: Local Partnerships Boost Access to Fruits and Vegetables
Presented by the California WIC Association

Webinar: Improving Fruit & Veggie Access for Pregnant WIC Moms
A webinar focused on improving dietary intake and health outcomes during pregnancy.
Presented by Vouchers 4 Veggies, Eat SF, and the California WIC Association

Early Child Nutrition: From Birth to Two Years
Recorded February 27, 2020

Presented by Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

Nutrition Preventive Services: Existing Gaps in a Critical ACA Benefit
Presents current gaps in the provision of nutrition preventive services – benefits that every American is entitled to, thanks to the Affordable Care Act – and emerging strategies for innovative ways that WIC and community partners are providing nutrition preventive services.

Webinar: CalFresh 101
Recorded January 22, 2019

Presented by California Development of Social Services — CalFresh and Nutrition Branch

Picky Eating in Young Children and What to Do About It
Recorded May 30, 2018
Presented by BreastfeedLA


Oral Health

Webinar: Oral Intake During Labor
Presented by InJoy Birth and Parenting Education

Webinar: Oral Health Procedures: Coverage & Access
Recorded June 29, 2018

Presented by California Pan-Ethnic Health Network

Webinar: Oral Health in Our Communities: Successes & Challenges
Recorded September 6, 2018

Presented by California Pan-Ethnic Health Network 

Webinar: Oral Health Systems: Navigating Denti-Cal
Recorded May 31, 2018

Presented by California Pan-Ethnic Health Network

Webinar: Oral Health During Pregnancy – Prioritizing Oral Health During Pregnancy
Recorded November 15, 2018

Presented by the Children’s Dental Health Project  

Webinar: Brushing for Two: How to Keep Your Baby’s Teeth Healthy from the Start
Recorded February 21, 2019

Presented by American Academy of Pediatrics

Webinar: Oral Assessment 101 for Lactation Support Professionals
Recorded March 2019

Presented by BreastfeedLA


Perinatal Training

Practitioner Series: Center for Prevention and Early Intervention Policy (on infant and early childhood mental health)

Online Training: Screening, Brief Intervention, and Referral to Treatment (SBIRT)
Presented by the Pacific Southwest Addiction Technology Transfer Center

CDC’s Perinatal Quality Collaboratives Webinar 2013-2014 Series
Includes the following archived webinars:

  • Breastfeeding and Human Milk Quality Improvement Initiatives
  • Obstetric Hemorrhage
  • Hypertensive Disorders of Pregnancy
  • Severe Maternal Morbidity
  • Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome

CDC’s Perinatal Quality Collaboratives Webinar 2012-2013 Series
Includes the following archived webinars:

  • Neonatal Quality Improvement Initiatives
  • Obstetric Quality Improvement Initiatives
  • Building and Sustaining a Collaborative
  • Perinatal Performance Measures and Data Collection
  • Quality Improvement Principles and Getting Started
  • Perinatal Quality Collaboratives 101

Bringing the Protective Factors Framework to Life
Presented by Children’s Bureau Express

Online Certification Training: Bringing Light to Motherhood
Certification training on perinatal mood and anxiety disorders
Presented by Maternal Mental Health NOW and PAC/LAC

Maternal Mental Health: Miscarriage, Stillbirth & Infant Death
Presented by Maternal Mental Health NOW

Maternal Mental Health: What to Know & How to Screen
This course defines perinatal mental health for medical providers serving women of childbearing age and young children.
Presented by Maternal Mental Health NOW

Maternal Mental Health: The Role of Obstetrics & Gynecology in Screening & Care
This course is on perinatal mental health screening in the OB office with information and resources to do so.
Presented by Maternal Mental Health NOW

Maternal Mental Health: Pediatrics
This course is on perinatal mental health screening in the pediatrician’s office with information and resources to do so.
Presented by Maternal Mental Health NOW

My Baby Would Be Better Off Without Me: Perinatal Mental Health & Suicide
This course includes personal accounts and case studies of suicidal ideation and suicide.
Presented by Maternal Mental Health NOW

Webinar: California Mother & Baby Substance Use Exposure Initiative Project: Reducing Self and Provider Stigma in Perinatal OUD
Presented by Health Management Associates

Webinar: California Mother & Baby Substance Use Exposure Initiative Training: Treating Perinatal Depression and Anxiety
Presented by Health Management Associates

Webinar: California Mother & Baby Substance Use Exposure Initiative Project: Incarcerated Women
Presented by Health Management Associates

Webinar: California Mother & Baby Substance Use Exposure Initiative Project: Substance Use Disorder Screening in Pregnant Patients
Presented by Health Management Associates

Webinar: California Mother & Baby Substance Use Exposure Initiative Project: Considerations for Treatment of Opioid Use Disorder Before and During Pregnancy
Presented by Health Management Associates

Webinar: California Mother & Baby Substance Use Exposure Initiative Project: Team Based Strategies in Managing Addiction and Co-Morbidities
Presented by Health Management Associates

Webinar: California Mother & Baby Substance Use Exposure Initiative Project: Wellness; Motivational Interviewing, Stigma Abatement, Resiliency and Vitality
Presented by Health Management Associates

Webinar: California Mother & Baby Substance Use Exposure Initiative Project: Trauma-Informed Care for Pregnant Incarcerated Mothers
Presented by Health Management Associates

Webinar: California Mother & Baby Substance Use Exposure Initiative Project: Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome and Emerging Care Practices
Presented by Health Management Associates

Webinar: Making the Shift from In-Person to Virtual Lactation Care and Support
Recorded on May 4, 2020
Presented by the California Breastfeeding Coalition and others

Webinar: Supporting your Perinatal Units During COVID-19: Mental Health Considerations for Patients & Healthcare Workers
Recorded on April 29, 2020

Presented by the California Maternal Quality Care Collaborative & the California Perinatal Quality Care Collaborative


Preconception Care

Webinar: Innovative Technology for Preconception Care
View slides only
Recorded May 21, 2014
Presented by Every Woman Southeast

Pregnancy

Smoking Cessation for Pregnancy & Beyond: A Virtual Clinic
Presented by Dartmouth Medical School, in collaboration with the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Webinar Archive: California Diabetes and Pregnancy Program (CDAPP) Sweet Success Resource & Training Center
Includes a variety of webinar recordings and supporting documents on issues related to gestational diabetes

Webinar: Opioid Use Disorder in Pregnancy and Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome
Presented by the National Institute for Children’s Health Quality (NICHQ)

Webinar: California Mother & Baby Substance Use Exposure Initiative Project: Parenting/Pregnant Women in the Criminal Justice System
Presented by the Health Management Associates


Policy

Webinar: 2020 Black Maternal Health Caucus Stakeholder Summit
Recorded on July 27, 2020

This webinar discusses the importance of the Black Maternal Health Momnibus Act, introduced in March and led by Underwood, Adams, and Senator Kamala Harris (D-CA), which builds on existing maternal health legislation with nine new bills to comprehensively address every dimension of the Black maternal health crisis.
Presented by the Black Maternal Health Caucus

Supporting Young Children in Immigrant Families: What Early Childhood Stakeholders need to know about the New Immigration Orders
Going over who the children impacted by immigration enforcement policies and how do these policies harm a child’s development, also what the current early childhood policies are and how the eligibility rules relate to children in immigrant families.

Webinar: Setting Up Families for Success: Advancing an Advocacy Framework for Low-Wage Working Parents & Their Children
Presented by the National Women’s Law Center

Webinar: California Mother & Baby Substance Use Exposure Initiative Project: Child Welfare: California Operational and Legislative Issues
Presented by Health Management Associates


Telehealth

Webinar: Working in the Clouds: New Reality, New Norm
Recorded on May 1, 2020

Presented by Preconception Health + Health Care Initiative – A National Public-Private Partnership


Reproductive Health

Webinar: Contraceptives: Long-Awaited Innovations in Pills, Patches, Rings and Injections
Presented by UNC School of Medicine Center for Maternal and Infant Health

Webinar: How to Help Contraceptors Get the Bleeding Pattern They Want
Presented by UNC School of Medicine Center for Maternal and Infant Health

Webinar: Ten Tips for Optimizing Patients’ Experiences with Implants & IUDs
Presented by UNC School of Medicine Center for Maternal and Infant HealthWebinar: Contraception Update 2020: Best Practices in Evidence-Based, Patient-Centered Care
Presented by Preconception Health + Health Care Initiative – A National Public-Private Partnership

Webinar: What About the Guys? Men’s Reproductive Health: Programmatic Strategies and Lessons Learned
View slides only
Recorded June 23, 2015
Presented by Every Woman Southeast Coalition

Webinar: Who’s Making the Decision? Strategies for a Client-Centered Reproductive Life Plan
View slides only
Recorded May 6, 2015
Presented by Every Woman Southeast Coalition


WIC

Engaging Men & Dads at WIC
The Alameda Fathers Corps shared how they increase involvement of fathers in children’s lives by focusing on factors specific to the needs of men and the challenges they face in fulfilling their role as fathers.

Welcoming African American Families at WIC
To engage more eligible families, increasing our understanding and implementation of best practices that welcome and include African American families can help local WIC staff establish WIC as a key community service and partner.

Millennials in WIC – Reaching today’s Young Parents
Moms and dads in the “millennial” generation have grown up in a changing world that impacts how they communicate and learn best. UC Berkeley intern and CWA consultant Maggie Rasnake explored general guidelines for communicating with “millennials” and specific steps to keep WIC valuable and relevant to clients in their late teens to early thirties.

What If…? Exploring WIC Improvement Concepts
Karen Farley, CWA Executive Director, shared the results from the “What If” Survey conducted last summer and fall, where many WIC staff, participants, partners and friends submitted ideas for how to make WIC even better.

Webinars: WIC Works Summer Series 2014
Includes links to presentation slides and other materials on topics such as Medications in Pregnancy and Lactation, Early Literacy, and Best Practices for Breastfeeding Support in Community Clinics. Earlier webinar series are archived here.

Ongoing Support Groups, Meetings, Classes


Breastfeeding Support

Online Breastfeeding Support Group
Day Sessions: 2nd & 4th Mondays, 11:00am – 12:00pm
Evening Sessions: 1st Monday, 8:45pm – 9:15pm
Saturday Sessions: 3rd Saturday, 10:00am – 10:45am
For more information, please contact soulfood4yourbaby@sfyb.org
Presented by Soul Food for Your Baby and Black Infant Health Program

MLKCH Mommy Support Group
Every Tuesday and Thursday, 11:00am – 12:00pm
For more information, please contact Lactation Department at (424) 338-8227
Presented by Martin Luther King, Jr. Community Hospital

Webinar: Caring for the Breastfeeding Dyad and Yourself During the COVID-19 Pandemic
Every Wednesday
, 12:30pm – 1:30pm
This weekly webinar was created as a safe place for lactation professionals to gather. There will be a new speaker/topic each week to provide current information on guidelines and recommendations.
Presented by the Inland Empire Breastfeeding Coalition

Breastfeeding Support Facebook Group
For the English group, click here. For the Spanish group, click here.
Presented by La Leche League International

Free Breastfeeding Support Groups
Almost every day at various locations throughout the San Fernando and Santa Clarita Valleys


Breast Cancer Support

Breast & Cervical Cancer Screening Education
Classes can be scheduled 7 days a week, including evening hours
For more information and to schedule a class, please contact Jenifer Metz, MPH at (310) 755-1276 or jmetz@healthcollaborative.org
Presented by The California Health Collaborative and Every Women Counts


Children Cancer Support

24-Hour Online Peer to Peer Support
Presented by American Childhood Cancer Organization, in partnership with Inspire

The Cancer Support Helpline
Monday – Friday,
6:00am – 6:00pm
Saturday – Sunday, 6:00am – 2:00pm
All services are provided in English and Spanish. For support via telephone, please contact (888) 793-9355 or via live chat
Presented by the Cancer Support Community


Fatherhood

Father/Male Engagement Virtual School Readiness Program
Dates and Times Vary

For more information and to register, please visit dadproject.org/
Presented by the D.A.D Project

Nurturing Fathers Group
Dates Vary, 6:00pm – 9:00pm: 525 E. 7th Street, Long Beach, CA 90813
For more information, please call (562) 570-3284.
Presented by City of Long Beach Department of Health and Human Services

Fatherhood in Action: Father Self-Care
3rd Thursday of Every Month
, 6:00pm – 8:00pm: Miller Family Health Education, 3820 Cherry Ave., Long Beach, CA 90807
More information: klmclucas@gmail.com or (909) 234-2731
Presented by City of Long Beach Department of Health and Human Services

The Black Daddy Dialogues (Social Support Group)
Every 2nd Saturday
, 10:30am – 12:00pm
For more information, email LeHenry Solomon at fathersforabrighterfuture@gmail.com or call (424) 223-2133
Presented by South Los Angeles/South Bay African American Infant & Maternal Mortality Community Action Team


Family Engagement

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.


Grief and Loss Support

Grief Counseling Support Group Meeting
1st, 3rd, and 4th Monday of Every Month, 5:00 – 6:30 pm: Healthy African American Families, 4305 Degnan Blvd., #105, Los Angeles, CA
Presented by Healthy African American Families

M.E.N.D  Nationwide Online Support Group
3rd Thursday of Every Month,
starting at 7:00pm
Presented by M.E.N.D.

Star Legacy Foundation Support GroupsPresented by Star Legacy Foundation:

  • Bereaved Parents Group: 1st & 3rd Monday of the Month, 4:15pm
  • Pregnancy After Loss Group: Weekly on Monday, 5:30pm
  • Dads Grief Discussion Group: 2nd Monday of the Month, 4:15pm
  • Grandparents Group: 1st Wednesday of the Month, 5:30pm
  • Parenting After Loss Group: 1st or 3rd Wednesday of the Month, 10:00am and 6:30pm


First Candle runs support groups on Facebook that are specific to SIDS, Stillbirth, and MiscarriageGrief Support Resources in L.A. County

Additional Resources on Loss & Grief in Pregnancy & Postpartum


Food & Nutrition

PARENT/FAMILY EVENT: Nutrition and Health Cooking Virtually on YouTube
Updated Weekly
Offered in Spanish and EnglishPresented by L.A. Care Family Resource Center

Free Summer Lunch and Snack Program
Tuesday – Friday until August 7th (except July 3rd)
, 12:30pm – 1:30pm: Locations vary
For children and youth ages 18 and under. Due to health and safety restrictions to prevent the spread of COVID-19, lunch and snack will be available for pick up only.
*Note: There will be no lunch and snack on July 3rd*
Presented by Los Angeles County Parks and Recreation

Boys & Girls Clubs of Metro Los Angeles Food Distribution

  • Monday – Friday, 1:00pm – 2:30pm: 2131 East Century Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90002
  • Monday – Friday, 3:00pm – 4:00pm: Bell Gardens Clubhouse, 7104 Perry Road, Bell Gardens, CA 90201
    For more information, please call (562) 231-2500.
  • Monday – Friday, 3:00pm – 4:00pm: Watts Willowbrook Clubhouse,1339 East 120th Street, Los Angeles, CA 90059
    For more information, please call (323) 567-2278.
  • Monday – Friday, 3:15pm – 4:15pm: Challengers Clubhouse,5029 Vermont Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90037
    For more information, please call (323) 971-6161.

Community Assistance: Food and Household Good Distribution
Every Thursday,
12:00pm – 2:30pm: 1153 Valencia Street (Parking lot on the corner of 12th street)
Presented by The Pico Union Project

AVPH Drive Thru Food Pantry
Every 2nd and 4th Friday
, 8:00am – 11:00am: Antelope Valley Partners for Health, 44226 10th Street West, Lancaster, CA 93534
Fresh produce, non-perishables, and hot meal distributed on a first-come, first-serve basis
Presented by Antelope Valley Partners for Health

Senior Drive Thru Food
Every 3rd Monday
, 1:30pm – 3:30pm: Antelope Valley Partners for Health, 44226 10th Street West, Lancaster, CA 93534
Prepackaged non-perishables provided for those 60 years of age or older on a first-come, first-serve basis
Presented by Antelope Valley Partners for Health

Emergency Meals
Every Friday
, 10:00am – 12:00am: Antelope Valley Partners for Health, 44226 10th Street West, Lancaster, CA 93534
Hot meals provided on a first-come, first-serve basis
Presented by Antelope Valley Partners for Health

Certified Farmer’s Market Essentials for Delivery or Free Pickup
Sundays,
11:00am – 3:00pm (delivery times only): Lomita Chamber of Commerce
Wednesdays, 10:00am – 1:00pm (delivery times only): Norwalk Farmers Market
Saturdays, 11:00am – 3:00pm (delivery times only): East L.A. Farmers Market
Presented by VenaVer Events

A Tu Salud: Free Produce Pick Up
4th Wednesday of Every Month:
Hazard Park Gym, 2230 Norfolk Street, Los Angeles, CA 90033
For more information, please call (323) 442-7801 or (213) 485-6839
Presented by Keck Medical Center of USC, American Heart Association, and many more

Vida Sana Farmer’s Market Emergency Food Distributions
Every Tuesday and Friday
, 12:30pm – 1:30pm: Pico Union Project, 1153 Valencia Street, Los Angeles, CA 90015
Presented by The Pico Union Project and Seeds of Hope – Cultivating Wellness

Laundry Love Food Distribution
3rd Tuesday of Every Month,
starting at 6:00pm: Laundry Love at Cathedral Center of St. Paul, 840 Echo Park Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90026
Presented by St. John Cathedral 

Laundry Love Food Distribution
Last Wednesday of Every Month,
starting at 6:00pm: Laundry Love at East Hollywood, 4371 Melrose Ave., Los Angeles, CA 90029
Presented by St. John Cathedral 

St. Athanasius at the Cathedral Center of St. Paul Food Pantry
Every Friday and 3rd Thursday of Every Month (for seniors)
, 8:00am: Cathedral Center of St. Paul, 840 Echo Park Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90026
Presented by St. John Cathedral

St. John’s Pro Cathedral – Cooking Class/Food Distribution  
1st and 3rd Saturday of Every Month
, 10:30am – 1:30am: Cathedral Center of St. Paul, 840 Echo Park Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90026
Presented by St. John Cathedral

Free Farmer’s Market
Every 3rd Saturday (March 28, 2020 – November 27, 2021)
, 12:00pm-3:00pm: Community & Resource Center-Mariners Church, 5001 Newport Coast Dr., Irvine, CA 92603
Presented by The Free Pantry

Market Match – Adams/Vermont
Every Wednesday,
2:00pm – 6:00pm: 1432 W. Adams Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90007
Presented by CalFresh & Hunger Action LA

Market Match – Altadena
Every Wednesday,
3:00pm – 7:00pm: 600 W. Palm St, Altadena, CA 91001
Presented by CalFresh & Hunger Action LA


Homeless and Stable Living Resources

PARENT/FAMILY EVENT: Eviction Defense Network – Know Your Housing Rights Presentations in Spanish (Red de Defensa de Desalojo – Inquilinos Conozca sus Derechos Presentaciones)
Every Tuesday/Cada Martes, 6:00pm
Every Thursday/Cada Jueves, 5:00pm
Every Saturday/Cada Sábado, 1:00pm
Presented by Eviction Defense Network (Presentado por Red de Defensa de Desalojo)

The Source: Free Health & Homeless Shelter Services
Services offered may vary by location and include: same day transportation, free California ID vouchers for the DMV, mental health services, child support services, and more. For more information, please call the number listed for the location you are interested in attending.
 

  • 3rd Tuesday of Every Month, 12:30pm – 3:00pm: Exposition Park Regional Branch, 3900 S. Western Ave., Los Angeles, CA 90062
    For more information, please call (323) 290-3113.
  • Last Tuesday of Every Month, 12:30pm – 3:00pm: Central Library, 630 W. 5th Street, Los Angeles, CA 90071
    For more information, please call (213) 228-7000.
  • 4th Wednesday of Every Month, 10:00am – 1:00pm: North Hollywood Regional Library, 5211 Tujunga Ave., North Hollywood, CA 91601
    For more information, please call (818) 766-7185.
  • 2nd Wednesday of Every Month, Panorama City Branch, 10:00am – 1:00pm: 14345 Roscoe Blvd., Panorama City, CA 91402
    For more information, please call (818) 894-4071.
  • 3rd Thursday of Every Month, 12:00pm – 3:00pm: Edendale Branch, 2011 W. Sunset Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90026
    For more information, please call (213) 207-3000.
  • 4th Thursday of Every Month, 12:00pm – 3:00pm: Will & Ariel Durant Branch, 7140 W. Sunset Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90046
    For more information, please call (323) 876-2741.
    Presented by the Los Angeles Public Library


Mental Health Support

Online COVID-19 Support Groups
Every Monday, 5:00pm – 6:30pm
Every Tuesday, 11:00am – 12:30pm & 5:00pm – 6:30pm
Every Wednesday (Spanish), 4:00pm – 5:30pm
Every Thursday, 12:00pm – 1:00pm & 5:00pm – 6:30pm
These social support groups offer a space for continued connection during these times of increased isolation. These are not psychotherapy groups, but the therapists facilitate the groups to offer structure and support.
Presented by The Relational Center

PARENT/FAMILY EVENT: Family to Family Class via Video-Conference
Dates Vary, 6:30pm
This class will be taught over the span of 8-weeks. This free education program is for family members of adults living with mental illness.
Presented by National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) San Gabriel Valley

NAMI San Gabriel Valley Family Support Group Meetings
Every Thursday (except holidays)
, 5:30pm – 7:30pm: Wilson Auditorium (Pacific Clinics Training Institute), 2471 E. Walnut, Pasadena, CA 91107
Attendance is limited to 10 participants, must be able to use a video-camera. To register please click here. For those who do not have a camera or do not prefer to participate in a video-conference, please call the NAMI SGV Warm Line for telephone support and resources at (626) 577-6697
Presented by the National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI)

Webinar: 5 Steps to Freedom from Anxiety, Stress, Sadness and Depression
Every Sunday
, 4:00pm – 5:00pm
Presented by Dr. G. Hernandez

Midday Mindfulness via Instagram (IG) Live
Every Tuesday,
12:30pm – 1:00pm
Join on Instagram at @YPRC. For more information, please call (310) 554-4639 or email info@yprcla.org
Presented by Yetunde Price Resource Center

Video Conference: Family Support Group
Every Thursday,
5:30pm – 7:00pm
Presented by the National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) San Gabriel Valley

Mindfulness Breaks: Weekly Guided Mindfulness Sessions
Every Friday,
9:00am – 9:15am
Presented by ZERO TO THREE

PARENT/FAMILY EVENT: Meditation Classes
Beginning April 2020, class times vary
Classes are offered online in English and Spanish
Presented by InsightLA Meditation Center

Connection Recovery Support Group via Video Conference
Every Wednesday, 6:00pm – 7:30pm
Advanced reservations are required. Call or text (626) 988-2600 to RSVP.
Presented by the National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) San Gabriel Valley

PARENT/FAMILY EVENT: The Arts Can Change Lives
Every Tuesday and Thursday
, 5:00pm
Every Tuesday, 5:30pm (Spanish)
Presented by Lasting Impressions Center and others

PARENT/FAMILY EVENT: New Challenges Support Group
Every Wednesday
, 2:00pm – 3:00pm
A support group that explores trauma and substance abuse during challenging life experiences. For questions please contact (323) 568-8732
Skype Meeting ID: 790500250 or join by phone: (323) 776-6996
Presented by the MLK Community Healing and Trauma Prevention Center

Wednesday Meditations (Live-Streamed)
Every Wednesday, 6:00pm
Presented by Dr. Rick Hanson

Webinar: Weekly Stress Management for Health Care Providers
Every Friday
, 9:00am
Presented by the Community Clinic Association of Los Angeles County


Pregnancy and Postpartum Support

Taking Care of Mama Virtual Support Group
Tuesdays, July – December, 1:00pm– 1:45pm
(Spanish)
Tuesdays, July – December, 2:00pm – 2:45pm (English)
Presented by Maternal Mental Health NOW and Dignity Health

Mind & Body Support Circles: Thriving While Black and Pregnant
Every Sunday, 3:30pm – 5:30pm: Cedars-Sinai Medical Plaza, 127 San Vincente Blvd., Pavilion PEC-4 & PEC-5, Los Angeles, CA 90048
For more information, info@maternalmentalhealthnow.org
Presented by Maternal Mental Health NOW

Black Maternal Health Virtual Check-In Meeting
1st and 3rd Fridays of the Month, 1:00pm – 2:15pm
Presented by Black Women for Wellness

Free Weekly Postpartum Support Groups
Saturdays and Sundays
, TBA: San Pedro – 916 North Western Ave, Suite #210, San Pedro, CA 90732
To register and inquire about days and times of Postpartum Support group, please visit www.RecoveryNowLA.com or www.PositiveCounselingPsychology.com Presented by Recovery Now, Inc. & Positive Counseling Center

Free Pregnancy and Postpartum Stress Support Group
Every Tuesday,
12:30 – 2:00 pm: Pomona Valley Hospital Medical Center, 1770 N. Orange Grove Ave., Suite 210, Pomona, CA
Facilitated by Katayune Kaeni, Psy.D., host of the Mom and Mind podcast.

Hope for New Mothers: A Virtual Support Group for Pregnant and New Moms With Babies Up to One Year Old
Mondays, 12:00pm – 1:00pm
Tuesdays, 10:00am – 11:00am
Wednesdays, 7:00am – 8:00am (en Español)
Thursdays, 8:00am – 9:00am
Fridays, 8:00am – 9:00am (en Español)
Presented by the Partnership for Maternal & Child Health of Northern New Jersey


Professional Training and Seminars

Virtual Workshop: Delivering Culturally Sensitive Care to Lesbian, Bisexual, and Queer Women
This FREE one-hour workshop addresses the following topics:

  • Health disparities among lesbian, bisexual, and queer women
  • Promoting self-disclosure of sexual orientation and gender identity
  • Approaches to exhibiting cultural humility and sensitivity in providing care
  • Barriers in accessing quality healthcare
  • Action steps to take in promoting inclusive services
  • Creating welcoming environments
  • Best practices in delivering care

If you are interested in scheduling a workshop, please contact Julie Grassian via email at info@lbqwhc.org. To learn more about the LBQWHC, click here.
Presented by the Los Angeles County Lesbian, Bisexual & Queer Women’s Health Collaborative (LBQWHC)

Heart and Hands Postpartum Doula Training & Certification Program
For dates or to schedule a training at your agency please call (626) 388-2191
Presented by The Association for Wholistic Maternal & Newborn Health

Maternal Child Health Education Training and Consultation for Perinatal Professionals
Offers trainings and seminars on a variety of topics. Please see their flyer of course offerings and their webpage for more information.
Presented by the Association for Wholistic Maternal and Newborn Health


Safety & Prevention

Virtual Preparedness Classes
Dates and Times Vary
To access the links or request a private session, please email the Faith Based team at faithbasedla@redcross.org
Presented by the American Red Cross Los Angeles Region

Burn Prevention Presentation
A free presentation for parents, caregivers and babysitters of children under the age of 5. Available in English and Spanish format. For more information, please contact Debbie Karaman at Debbie.Karaman@hcahealthcare.com or call (818) 676-4483
Presented by The Grossman Burn Center at West Hills Hospital and the Children’s Burn Foundation

Community Women’s Self-Defense Class
Last Sunday of Every Month, 10:30am – 12:00pm: Z-Ultimate Self Defense Studios, 6534 East Spring Street, Long Beach, CA 90815
Presented by Out of Harm’s Way CA


Parent Peer Support

Virtual Workshop: PBS SoCal Parent Workshop Series
Every Wednesday (English) and Thursday (Spanish)
, 1:00pm
Presented by PBS SoCal

Parenting with Nonviolence: A Support Group with Ruth Beaglehole
Saturdays
, 9:00am – 11:00am
For the Zoom meeting details, please email parentingwithnonviolence@gmail.com
Presented by Ruth Beaglehole

Facebook Live: Mini-Learning Sessions for Families at Home (Spanish)
Every Tuesday and Thursday, 10:00am – 10:30am
See all previous mini-sessions here.
Presented by Abriendo Puertas/Opening Doors, in collaboration with Partnership for Community Action

Virtual Mommy Support Group
Every Tuesday and Thursday
, 11:00am – 12:00pm
For more information, please contact lactation@mlkch.org or call (424) 338 -8227.
Presented by Martin Luther King Jr. Community Hospital

Adoption, Foster & Kinship Care Support Group (Anaheim)
Every Saturday:
4:00pm – 5:30pm: Saddleback Anaheim, 2095 E. Katella Ave., Anaheim, CA 92806
For more information, please contact orphans@saddleback.com
Presented by Saddleback Church | Anaheim

Project ABC Parent Support Group
Every Thursday,
10:00am – 11:30am: Shields for Families, 600 S. Alameda Street, Compton, CA 90220
Presented by Shields for Families

Parent Support Group for Parents of Young Children (ages 0-5) (Spanish Support Group)
Every Tuesday
, 9:30am – 11:30pm: Call (206) 279-9587, Access Code: 323769
Every Thursday, 8:30am – 10:30am: Call (206) 279-9587, Access Code: 323769
Every Friday, 10:00am – 12:30pm: Call (971) 224-6616, Access Code: 463210
Presented by For The Child

Families Moving Forward Program
Dates TBA, Times TBA
For caregivers of children with FASD between the ages of 4-12 years old. For more information please contact Dr. Michele Walker-Bauer at (323) 221-4134 ext. 107.
Presented by the Violence Intervention Program

Through the Challenges of Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders (FASD) Parenting Class
Wednesdays (Dates Vary), 10:00am – 12:00pm: Violence Intervention Program, CMHC, 1741 Griffin Ave., Los Angeles, CA 90031
Childcare will be available. For information on how to enroll in the class, contact Dr. Michele Walker-Bauer at (323) 221-4134 ext. 107 for English classes and Ana Cardenas, LCSW at (323) 221-4134 ext. 158 for Spanish classes.
Presented by the Violence Intervention Program


NICU Families Support

Peer Mentor Support for NICU Families
Presented by Hand to Hold and Prolaca Bioscience

Virtual Support for NICU Families
Tuesdays and Thursdays, 9:00am – 10:00am
Wednesdays, 1:00pm – 2:00pm
Thursdays (Spanish), 1:00pm – 2:00pm
Fridays, 1:00pm – 2:00pm
Presented by Hand to Hold and Huggies

Beyond the NICU: Virtual Support Group for NICU Graduate Families
Mondays and Wednesdays, 11:00am – 12:00pm
Presented by Hand to Hold and Huggies

Hand to Hold NICU Families Online Facebook Community
Presented by Hand to Hold

Mighty Little Giants NICU Support Group on Facebook Live
Every Wednesday
,12:00pm – 1:00pm
Presented by Mighty Little Giants


Physical Fitness Groups

PARENT/FAMILY EVENT: Fitness & Exercise Virtually on YouTube
Updated Weekly
Presented by L.A. Care Family Resource Center

PARENT/FAMILY EVENT: Art for Healing Through Wazobia Dance
Every Monday and Thursday
, 6:30pm
Zoom Meeting ID: 652 679 1615
Password: WazobiaD
Presented by Wazobia Dance and others


Youth Support Groups

Treating Youth with Problematic Sexual Behavior
Every Wednesday,
4:30pm – 6:00pm: Children’s Institute, Inc. (Central & South LA)
Central – 2121 W Temple St, Los Angeles, CA 90026
South LA – 1522 E 102nd St, Los Angeles, CA 90002
To register please call Aricelli at (213) 385-5100 ext. 3433
Presented by Children’s Institute, Inc.  

Mindfulness & Mediation Saturdays for Children at Bodhi Academy
Every Saturday
, 2:30pm: Bodhi Academy, 8762 Garden Grove Blvd, #102, Garden Grove, CA 92844
Presented by Bodhi Academy

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