The outline below provides an overview of the training content. The particular format can be modified to meet the needs of each site.
12:30 Introductions & Icebreaker
1:00 YES Background
1:15 YES Theories in Practice
1:30 Curriculum Overview
1:45 Unit One: Youth as Leaders
3:00 Unit Two: Understanding our Community
4:00 Community Assessment Homework Assignment
8:30 Welcome back and debrief
8:45 Unit Three: Improving our Community
9:45 Unit Four: Building Intergenerational Partnerships
- Adult Advocate Training
11:00 Unit Five: Planning for Change
12:00 Unit Six: Action and Reflection
If your organization is interested in the YES program and you would like more information about training and technical assistance, including a cost estimate, please contact us at contactYES@umich.edu or (734) 763-1989.