Parranda: Community Celebration
Annual community celebration of the holiday season based on the
traditional Puerto Rican caroling night for families. Duration: 3 hours.
Audience: Families, all ages.
Suicide Prevention Gatekeeper QPR Training
QPR- Question, Persuade, Refer- is a nationally recognized curriculum
that can be used by adults and teens to help prevent a suicide.
Duration: One hour. Audience: Adults and teens
CONNECT Suicide Prevention Training
Comprehensive evidence-based suicide prevention curriculum with specific
modules for social services, and school personnel. Duration: 4 hours
Audience: Teens and adults.
Mental Health First Aid Training
Evidence-based nationally recognized interactive curriculum based on
five core actions individuals may take when working with adolescents who
may be experiencing a crisis or mental health challenge. Duration: 8
hours. Audience: Adults
Community Awareness Program Training
In-depth training for community organizations and businesses to create
awareness of drug, alcohol, gambling and suicide prevention issues.
Trainings are held at the participating facility. Duration: 6 hours over
2 sessions. Audience: Adults and teen leaders.
Congregational Assistance Program (CAP) Training and Conference
In-depth training for individuals in faith-based organizations to create
awareness and assisting in programming in the congregation. Training are
held at the participating church facility. Duration: 8 hours over 2
sessions. Audience: Adults and teen leaders.
Gambling Awareness-For All CT
Task Force meets
quarterly to disseminate information, discuss current programming and
develop responses to gaps in prevention, intervention and services for
persons and their families who are affected by problem gambling. For
more information or to attend our next luncheon meeting, please contact
G-FACT at 475-222-6035 or
Nothing to Sniff At: Inhalant Awareness Education
Comprehensive curriculum on inhalants abuse prevention and intervention.
Train-the-trainer sessions and lessons plans for teachers are also
available. Duration: 3 hours, can be adapted to suit the audience and
timeframe available. Audience: Adults
Fighting Fraud Against the Elderly.
An education program for developed by AARP focusing on educating the
community on the dangers of telemarketing and mail fraud against the
elderly and the connection to potential problem gambling. Duration: One
hour. Audience: Seniors and caregivers.