Training, Events & Conferences

We offer training opportunities based on member interest and initiative.

“Re-Engage: Fourth Annual CA Village Convening” Session Recordings

Remarks by Susan DeMarois, California Department of Aging Director

Remarks by Kate Hoepke, How Do We Assure Villages are Relevant? Village Movement CA Board Chair and San Francisco Village Executive Director

Remarks by Charlotte Dickson – State of the Village Movement, Village Movement CA Executive Director

Creating Joy in Your Village Workshop, Creative Spark

Bridging the Divide Workshop, Braver Angels California Chapter

Diversity Equity and Inclusion Training Institute

Villages and State Policy Advocacy, Leza Coleman, Legislative Director CA Commission on Aging and Village Movement CA Board Member

Sponsor profiles here.


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View our entire list of Upcoming Events here.


On Demand Training

Recordings of  web based workshops covering a range of topics are available on the member dashboard. You must be a member of Village Movement California to gain access. Join here.

Recordings of Zoom calls covering the village response to COVID-19 are available on the COVID-19 Resource page.

Community Care Connections members provide support through transportation assistance

Member Spotlight

Care Connections Network, Huntington Beach

Care Connections Network is a vibrant, active village located in suburban Huntington Beach, California. It is a faith-based village and its membership is comprised of both congregation and community members.  Members are focused on educational and social opportunities and the most popular of these is the monthly educational seminars with a free lunch. Seminar presenters are sourced from local community partners and vetted vendors or other organizations serving older adults often sponsor the lunch.