Facilitation and Consultation
We can help your department or organization resolve conflicts, address specific anti-oppression issues, or raise new ideas. We offer:
- Customized facilitation for retreats, meetings, and decision-making processes
- Event planning
- Restorative/transformative justice strategy sessions
- Grant-writing, copywriting, and editing assistance
- Leadership development consulting and training
- Strategic planning
- Consulting on grassroots fundraising
- Consulting on youth-driven organizing
- Consulting on LGBTQ inclusion and other workplace diversity issues
Our facilitation and consultation services make use of techniques from popular education, restorative justice, and years of helping to build successful organizations.
Workshops and Trainings
We offer interactive workshops and trainings tailored to your organization’s needs. Training topics include:Ageism/adultism Art action and media justice Anti-oppression 101 Anti-racist organizing Anti-racist white affinity groups & capacity building Being an anti-oppression ally Communication and consent Community accountability Community building across race Criminalization of youth Digital storytelling Disability and inclusion Gender violence and sexual violence Grassroots fundraising Harm Reduction Leadership development LGBTQ issues Media literacy and media justice Oral history/storytelling for social justice Organizing 101 Peacemaking circles Popular education Prisons and incarceration Prison abolition and transformative justice Racism and resistance Restorative justice School-to-prison pipeline Sex-positivity Strategic communications and talking to the press Supporting sexual assault survivors Systemic violence Transgender inclusion Trauma and self-care Violence intervention strategy sessions White privilege Youth leadership
For Introduction to the Prison-Industrial Complex workshops and information, please see http://chicagopiccollective.com/
For great workshops on adultism and youth organizing, please check out our partners at the Chicago Freedom School: http://chicagofreedomschool.org/
For resources and trainings for new and emerging youth organizations, please check out the Center for Emerging Leadership: http://chicagocel.wordpress.com.
All workshops and trainings are sliding scale based on your organization’s needs; institutions with greater access to resources are encouraged to help subsidize our work with low- and no-budget groups. Please contact us for details.