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Caring for Veterans Community Clergy Training Program

October 30, 2018 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm

When: Tuesdays from 12:00-3:00 pm on October 23rd & 30th, November 6th & 13th

Where: First Lutheran Church, Janesville, WI
612 N Randall Ave

About the training:

Members of the clergy with a heart for the care of Veterans and active duty service members in their community will gather together to learn more about warriors’ needs and ways to serve and support them. We will view educational videos from the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs, engage in facilitated discussion, and meet with a VA chaplain and other community experts. Participants will strategize and work together to improve access to VA and community services; addressing mental health issues, relationship problems, difficulties for the children of military families; lowering levels of substance abuse and homelessness; and improving physical health and well-being Please join us for this important training.

Please RSVP by calling First Lutheran’s office at 608-752-7434 x10 or by emailing office@flcj.org before October 16th so we can plan for food and materials. Please include any dietary restrictions.

Lunch is provided from 12:00-12:30

Module Schedule:

  • October 23rd – Military Culture and the Wounds of War
  • October 30th – Military Culture and the Wounds of War (Continued)
  • November 6th – Pastoral Care for Veterans and their Families
  • November 13th – Mental Health Services & Referrals and Building Community Partnerships

Details

Date:
October 30, 2018
Time:
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Event Category:

Organizer

First Lutheran, Janesville
Phone:
608-752-7434 ext.10
Email:
office@flcj.org

Venue

First Lutheran, Janesville
612 N. Randall Ave
Janesville, WI 53545 United States
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Website:
http://www.flcj.org/