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Foundations for Community Ministries

Venue: 
Booth College of Mission, Upper Hutt, New Zealand
Date: 
4-6 April 2017

Foundations for Community Ministries - The Heart and Helping Hand of The Salvation Army.  

This course is designed for anyone working within Community Ministries—whether you’re experienced or new to your role, paid or a volunteer—including community workers, budget advisers, food bank workers, seniors ministries, drop-in helpers, welfare workers, advocates, administrators … and more.

Content will include:
    - Models of practice: working in a strengths-based way to empower your clients
    - Self-awareness: knowing how your own culture and background informs your practice
    - Safe Practice: ethics, boundaries and effective supervision
    - Communication: effective listening and communicating skills
    - Practical skills: record keeping, privacy, and working with SAMIS
    - The mission: your role within the beliefs and mission of The Salvation Army

Download the Foundations for Community Ministries Brochure (PDF, 287KB)
Download the Foundations for Community Ministries Registration Form (PDF, 51KB)