Forum seeks to support leaders in distressed neighborhoods

Building Resilience in the Face of Community Trauma: A Forum for Leaders in Distressed Neighborhoods will be held on Saturday, June 13, 8 a.m. to noon at The Common Place, 58th Street and Chester Avenue in Southwest Philadelphia.

The forum seeks to shed light on the impacts of trauma while offering helpful and hopeful resilience-building resources. Speakers will offer a basic understanding of trauma on individuals and the community, and panelists will offer tools to assist leaders in building their own resilience and that of those they serve. Resource groups from the Philadelphia area will be present with information and to answer questions.

The event is open to the public and sponsored by CityLights Network and Educators4Education. To RSVP call 267-705-6576 or email here