Event Calendar

September 2018

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Labor Day


Location: Community Advocates

Our offices will be closed on Monday, September 3, to observe Labor Day.


Milwaukee Prevention Journal

Keep up with the latest news on prevention initiatives in Milwaukee. This edition observes Suicide Awareness Month by focusing on suicide prevention. Sign up for this bimonthly e-newsletter here and it will arrive in your in box every other Monday.


Southeast AWY Quarterly Meeting


Location: Location To Be Announced

The members of the Southeast Region of the Alliance for Wisconsin Youth will hold their quarterly meeting on Wednesday, September 5. Contact Jazzmyne Adams at jadams@communityadvocates.net for details. 


Motivational Interviewing Training


Location: Community Advocates, 728 N James Lovell St, Milwaukee, WI 53233

MKE Brighter Futures Initiative and Stay Strong MKE partners are invited to a free training on Motivational Interviewing

*Must participate in both days: September 12th and 19th, 9:00am-4:00pm

This event is full. Subscribe to the Milwaukee Prevention Journal to find out when the next Motivational Interviewing training will be held.


Milwaukee Prevention Journal

Keep up with the latest news on prevention initiatives in Milwaukee. This edition highlights how the Southeast Region of Alliance for Wisconsin Youth partners utilized their $1,000 mini-grants. Sign up for this bimonthly e-newsletter here and it will arrive in your in box every other Monday.


Motivational Interviewing Training


Location: Community Advocates, 728 N James Lovell St, Milwaukee, WI 53233

MKE Brighter Futures Initiative and Stay Strong MKE partners are invited to a free training on Motivational Interviewing

*Must participate in both days: September 12th and 19th, 9:00am-4:00pm

This event is full. Subscribe to the Milwaukee Prevention Journal to find out when the next Motivational Interviewing training will be held.


Milwaukee Transitional Jobs Collaborative Meeting


Location: Location To Be Announced

All are welcome to attend the monthly meeting of the Milwaukee Transitional Jobs Collaborative, which seeks to obtain local, state and federal funding for Transitional Jobs and strives to see that such funding is used effectively. Contact Conor Williams at cwilliams@communityadvocates.net for details.


Milwaukee County Partnerships for Success Conference Call


Location: Conference Call

Partnerships for Success' Milwaukee County partners will provide their monthly updates on this conference call. Contact Deavon Collins, PFS coordinator, for details. 


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MCSAP Coalition Meeting


Location: To Be Announced

Members of the MCSAP coalition will meet from noon to 2:30 p.m. Location to be determined.


Stay Strong MKE Partner Meeting

Partners preventing substance use among youth as part of Stay Strong MKE are required to attend.  Please bring flyers for any upcoming events to share!


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Empowerment Coalition of Milwaukee Workshop


Location: United Way of Greater Milwaukee & Waukesha County, 225 W. Vine St., Milwaukee

Calling all social service providers, advocates, and allies: The Empowerment Coalition of Milwaukee (ECOM) is offering a full year of workshops to enhance your skills and knowledge and empower you in your profession.

The 2018 workshops, sponsored by Community Advocates, are:

  • February 16: Programs and Services for Veterans
  • March 16: Family Services / Child Support / Paternity
  • April 20: Job / Employment Services
  • May 18: Programs for Children / Youth Services
  • June 15: Domestic Violence / Elder Abuse Prevention & Intervention
  • July 20: Human Trafficking / Child Exploitation
  • August: No workshop
  • September 21: Utility Services / Energy Assistance
  • October 19: Housing Services
  • November 16: Active Shooter / Safety in the Workplace
  • December: No workshop

All workshops will be held on the third Friday of each month at the United Way of Greater Milwaukee and Waukesha County, 225 W. Vine St., Milwaukee, from 9 a.m. to noon. Workshops are $5 per session; please pay in advance or on the day of the workshop.

 

Advance registration is required.

 

Please mail the registration form to Community Advocates, Attention: ECOM, 728 N. James Lovell St., Milwaukee, WI 53233; fax it to Denise Lovelace at 414-875-2010 or email it to dlovelace@communityadvocates.net.

 


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Milwaukee Reentry Council Meeting


Location: Location To Be Announced

All are welcome to attend the monthly Milwaukee Reentry Council meeting, which is devoted to removing barriers for those leaving incarceration and returning to Milwaukee. Contact Conor Williams at cwilliams@communityadvocates.net for details.


Upcoming Events

Sep

26

2018

Milwaukee Reentry Council Meeting

2:00 pm - 3:30 pm


Location To Be Announced


Milwaukee Prevention Journal

12:00 pm - 11:59 pm