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New Hampshire Children’s Trust offers, organizes, and promotes a variety of trainings and training events. Trainings vary in format, topic, length and audience. Some trainings are always available; others are planned but not yet scheduled, and still others can be offered on demand. Check back often for updates.

Available and Upcoming Trainings

Strengthening Families Online Training


The Strengthening Families™ online training draws upon the 5 Protective Factors and addresses strategies practitioners, direct service providers, and parents can use to focus on individual strengths and areas of improvement within a positive and uplifting framework in order to improve the well-being of parents/guardians and children. This curriculum consists of seven courses, each approximately two hours in length. LEARN MORE




DONE—R2: The Race and Resiliency Talks (view recording)


Thank you to everyone who attended R2—The Race & Resiliency Talks featuring Pat Stanislaski and Corey Best! The presenters engaged their audience in an exploration of resilience, factors that influence and promote it, and how race and historical inequity create institutional legacies that inform individual choices and realities. In addition, we are pleased to announce that the full video recordings of each presenter session and presenter resources are now available on our site. Please visit the Meet Our Speakers section of the R2 webpage to view each session recording. Please stay tuned for additional virtual engagement opportunities in the coming year! LEARN MORE




DONE—From Childhood to Super Hero: Helping Kids Find Their Cape (view recording)


Wed, April 21st from 1-2:00 pm​

  • Facilitator: Linda Douglas, Trauma-Informed Services Specialist at the CASDV​
  • Format: Virtual Webinar​
This workshop will discuss adverse childhood experiences and how young children can discover their own inner resilience by imagining they are superheroes. By discussing superheroes, their origin stories, and the choices they made for good, children can learn how they can also be resilient, find their cape, and make the choice to use their powers for good. View Recording




DONE—Strengthening Families Summit, Parents Leading the Way (view recordings)


This year the 9th Annual Strengthening Families Summit will convene parents, caregivers, and professionals from across the Granite State and beyond to showcase the work of parent leaders and the agencies that support them. Keynote Speaker: Robin Higa, Founder & Executive Director of Community Café Collaborative Robin's keynote, Partnering with Family Leaders: A Relationship Building Continuum, will address why supporting parent leadership is key to all work with families that value inclusion, equity, and respect. Admission for this event is $50 for professionals. There is no admission fee for parents or caregivers to attend. LOGIN




Standards of Quality for Family Strengthening and Support (11/8 - 11/9)


​The newly-revised, nationally-adopted Standards of Quality for Family Strengthening and Support are used across the country by public departments, foundations, networks, community-based organizations, and families as a tool for planning, providing, and assessing quality practice. Based on the Principles of Family Support Practice and the Strengthening Families Framework and its research-based, evidence informed 5 Protective Factors, the Standards have created a common language across different kinds of Family Strengthening and Support programs such as Family Resource Centers, home visiting programs, and child development programs. Participants who successfully complete the training will receive a certificate from the National Family Support Network, valid for two years. More than 9400 people have successfully completed the Certification Program in 25 states and the District of Columbia. Please note: Because the standards have been revised, this training is for both those who have never been certified before and those who need recertification. ​Recommended Participants: ​Management and direct service staff in the Family Support and Strengthening field. Teams of Executive Directors, Managers, Coordinators and Direct Service Staff are highly encouraged to participate together, because each has a key role to play in implementing the Standards effectively. If you are affiliated with a program that is a member of Family Support NH or are a member of the Wellness or Primary Prevention Council you are welcome to attend at no cost. Others can attend for a fee of $100 paid to Family Support NH - PO Box 1544 - Concord, NH 03102 A participant manual will be sent to you and you must have this manual to attend the training. The trainings begin promptly at 9:00 a.m., those arriving late may not qualify for certification.
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Standards of Quality for Family Strengthening and Support (11/18 - 11/19)


​The newly-revised, nationally-adopted Standards of Quality for Family Strengthening and Support are used across the country by public departments, foundations, networks, community-based organizations, and families as a tool for planning, providing, and assessing quality practice. Based on the Principles of Family Support Practice and the Strengthening Families Framework and its research-based, evidence informed 5 Protective Factors, the Standards have created a common language across different kinds of Family Strengthening and Support programs such as Family Resource Centers, home visiting programs, and child development programs. Participants who successfully complete the training will receive a certificate from the National Family Support Network, valid for two years. More than 9400 people have successfully completed the Certification Program in 25 states and the District of Columbia. Please note: Because the standards have been revised, this training is for both those who have never been certified before and those who need recertification. ​Recommended Participants: ​Management and direct service staff in the Family Support and Strengthening field. Teams of Executive Directors, Managers, Coordinators and Direct Service Staff are highly encouraged to participate together, because each has a key role to play in implementing the Standards effectively. If you are affiliated with a program that is a member of Family Support NH or are a member of the Wellness or Primary Prevention Council you are welcome to attend at no cost. Others can attend for a fee of $100 paid to Family Support NH - PO Box 1544 - Concord, NH 03102 A participant manual will be sent to you and you must have this manual to attend the training. The trainings begin promptly at 9:00 a.m., those arriving late may not qualify for certification.
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Standards of Quality for Family Strengthening and Support (12/2 - 12/3)


​The newly-revised, nationally-adopted Standards of Quality for Family Strengthening and Support are used across the country by public departments, foundations, networks, community-based organizations, and families as a tool for planning, providing, and assessing quality practice. Based on the Principles of Family Support Practice and the Strengthening Families Framework and its research-based, evidence informed 5 Protective Factors, the Standards have created a common language across different kinds of Family Strengthening and Support programs such as Family Resource Centers, home visiting programs, and child development programs. Participants who successfully complete the training will receive a certificate from the National Family Support Network, valid for two years. More than 9400 people have successfully completed the Certification Program in 25 states and the District of Columbia. Please note: Because the standards have been revised, this training is for both those who have never been certified before and those who need recertification. ​Recommended Participants: ​Management and direct service staff in the Family Support and Strengthening field. Teams of Executive Directors, Managers, Coordinators and Direct Service Staff are highly encouraged to participate together, because each has a key role to play in implementing the Standards effectively. If you are affiliated with a program that is a member of Family Support NH or are a member of the Wellness or Primary Prevention Council you are welcome to attend at no cost. Others can attend for a fee of $100 paid to Family Support NH - PO Box 1544 - Concord, NH 03102 A participant manual will be sent to you and you must have this manual to attend the training. The trainings begin promptly at 9:00 a.m., those arriving late may not qualify for certification.
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