Training, Events & Conferences

Village Movement California provides a variety of training opportunities based on member interest.

The Age of Leadership

Village Movement California’s inaugural statewide convening will take place:

Friday, May 31, 2019, 10:00 am – 4:00 pm, Hoag Hospital Conference Center,  Huntington Beach.

The day is designed to maximize peer learning and networking, convey best practices for village growth, impact and sustainability, and build the visibility of our movement.

ON DEMAND TRAINING

Recordings of  web based workshops covering branding and marketing, fund development and member survey results are available online to members.

RECENT SPEAKING ENGAGEMENTS

Our Executive Director spoke at the following events:

  • Tuesday, Oct 9, 9:00 – 10:30 am – Village to Village Network Conference General Session featuring Kate Hoepke and Charlotte Dickson: Village Movement California: Building A Social Movement.
  • October 3, 2:00 – 4:00 pm, SLO Village Convening “Revolutionizing Aging – Help Create What’s Next”, French Hospital, 1911 Johnson Ave, San Luis Obispo.
  • September 29, 9:00 am – 5:00 pm, Sistahs Aging with Grace and Elegance in LA (SAGE), Veteran’s Memorial Complex, Culver City (SAGE serves African American women). Charlotte shared the podium with Jo Moore-Yeargin, Pasadena Village member.
Register for The Age of Leadership
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.