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In response to healthy social distancing, we remain dedicated to being here for you!

Below are our online options to provide you with the information, resources, and skills for you.  Please explore these online options below!

 Webinar and Online Meeting Helpful Hints:

1.) The Phoenix Indian Center is currently using Zoom technology for online webinars and meetings. We are researching other online platforms and if we switch to another in the future, we will provide information here on our website for how to connect. 

2.) What device will you be using for the Webinar or Online Meeting? Please go through these steps well before the webinar or meeting

  • Attending using a mobile device (phone)? Be sure to download the Zoom app
  • Attending using a laptop or desktop computer? Create a FREE Zoom account at www.zoom.com

3.) Go to the link provided and provide any pre-information (if necessary) well before the start of the webinar or meeting

4.) Be sure to click on the link that will be provided and log into the webinar/online meeting a minimum of 5 – 10 minutes early. That gives you time to fix problems if needed. 

For questions or for more information, you can always call our office at 602-264-6768 or email us at info@phxindcenter.org

Monday, September 20, 2021

 

9:00 AM – 12:00 PM                                        Resume and Cover Letter                              Click here to register

Now is a perfect time to get your resume up to date or create one if you haven’t done so. We offer instruction in the construction of the one-page Combination Resume, the most effective format! In this session we will introduce the purpose of a resume, how to sell yourself, tips and types of resumes, and how to create the resume. A cover letter will be developed to introduce your skills and your resume to the employer. We will also provide a format to list all your references.

 

 

Tuesday, September 21, 2021

 

9:00 AM – 10:30 AM                                           Informational Interviews                                            Click here to register

Want to really find out about a career field or job? The informational interview is a highly effective way of gaining insight into your career interests! Here you will learn what an informational interview is, how to conduct them and how they can help you network to gain a job. Only 20% of open jobs are listed in online job search engines (indeed, monster, careerbuilder). Informational interviews can help you gain access to the 80% of jobs not advertised. This is a must workshop for those wanting to accelerate their job search.

 

1:00 PM – 3:00 PM                                                   Job Search Strategies                                                        Click here to register

Create a plan for your job search. In this session you will plan your job search, schedule your week to be more effective, develop your own “elevator speech” and learn how to effectively utilize your job search network through using internet and networking skills. You will learn to use the computer to investigate and become familiar with the different types of on-line job boards. In this workshop, you will also discover how to access the “hidden job market”. We’ll show you how to find jobs which are not online or in the newspaper. Job search engines only constitute 20% of the total jobs out there…we’ll show you how to find the hidden 80%! The more you know about job searching, the faster you will find employment!!

 

Wednesday, September 22, 2021

 

9:00 AM – 12:00 PM                                      Aceing the Interview                                  Click here to register

To get the job, you must “Ace the interview!” To get you ready, we cover every detail needed to prepare you for your interview. Let’s prepare for and have an effective interview! In this session, we will cover the interview process from beginning to end. We will address how to get ready for the interview, how to make a good first impression, recognize the various types of questions and utilize the STAR technique and a review of the 50 most common interviewing questions. We will also review questions for you to ask the interviewer (a crucial moment in your interview) and follow-up tips.

 

 

Thursday, September 23, 2021

 

9:00 AM – 10:00 AM                                         Customer Service                                         Click here to register

Your customer service skills can make you a valued employee!!! Today’s business’ have a completely different challenge from those in the past because customer expectations for service and value have increased dramatically. During this workshop you will learn the skills and communication strategies employers are looking for in a strong customer service focused employee.

 

1:00 PM – 3:00 PM                                           What Employers Want                                          Click here to register

Be that ideal employee that employers seek! Learn what employers seek in a potential employee and how you can demonstrate this knowledge, skills and abilities in your resume, interview and social media. We live in a right to work state where a person can be terminated for any reason. In learning what employers want from an employee, it helps avoid those areas that can lead to job termination.

 

 

Friday, September 24, 2021

 

1:00 PM – 3:00 PM                                                 Job Tips for Ex-Offenders                                           Click here to register

Dealing with potential employers is never an easy task for individuals with criminal records. Overcoming obstacles to employment is part of the focus of this workshop. By removing perceived obstacles, you can learn to present yourself with a positive attitude and gain the confidence you need for success! The workshop will help individuals with background issues write a resume, complete a job application and interview with confidence. We also focus on the preparation of how you present the information concerning your background in the interview.

 

 

Monday, September 27, 2021

 

9:00 AM – 12:00 PM                                        Resume and Cover Letter                              Click here to register

Now is a perfect time to get your resume up to date or create one if you haven’t done so. We offer instruction in the construction of the one-page Combination Resume, the most effective format! In this session we will introduce the purpose of a resume, how to sell yourself, tips and types of resumes, and how to create the resume. A cover letter will be developed to introduce your skills and your resume to the employer. We will also provide a format to list all your references.

 

 

Tuesday, September 28, 2021

 

9:00 AM – 10:30 AM                                           Informational Interviews                                            Click here to register

Want to really find out about a career field or job? The informational interview is a highly effective way of gaining insight into your career interests! Here you will learn what an informational interview is, how to conduct them and how they can help you network to gain a job. Only 20% of open jobs are listed in online job search engines (indeed, monster, careerbuilder). Informational interviews can help you gain access to the 80% of jobs not advertised. This is a must workshop for those wanting to accelerate their job search.

 

1:00 PM – 3:00 PM                                                   Job Search Strategies                                                        Click here to register

Create a plan for your job search. In this session you will plan your job search, schedule your week to be more effective, develop your own “elevator speech” and learn how to effectively utilize your job search network through using internet and networking skills. You will learn to use the computer to investigate and become familiar with the different types of on-line job boards. In this workshop, you will also discover how to access the “hidden job market”. We’ll show you how to find jobs which are not online or in the newspaper. Job search engines only constitute 20% of the total jobs out there…we’ll show you how to find the hidden 80%! The more you know about job searching, the faster you will find employment!!

 

Wednesday, September 29, 2021

 

9:00 AM – 12:00 PM                                      Aceing the Interview                                  Click here to register

To get the job, you must “Ace the interview!” To get you ready, we cover every detail needed to prepare you for your interview. Let’s prepare for and have an effective interview! In this session, we will cover the interview process from beginning to end. We will address how to get ready for the interview, how to make a good first impression, recognize the various types of questions and utilize the STAR technique and a review of the 50 most common interviewing questions. We will also review questions for you to ask the interviewer (a crucial moment in your interview) and follow-up tips.

 

 

Thursday, September 30, 2021

 

9:00 AM – 10:00 AM                                         Customer Service                                         Click here to register

Your customer service skills can make you a valued employee!!! Today’s business’ have a completely different challenge from those in the past because customer expectations for service and value have increased dramatically. During this workshop you will learn the skills and communication strategies employers are looking for in a strong customer service focused employee.

 

1:00 PM – 3:00 PM                                           What Employers Want                                          Click here to register

Be that ideal employee that employers seek! Learn what employers seek in a potential employee and how you can demonstrate this knowledge, skills and abilities in your resume, interview and social media. We live in a right to work state where a person can be terminated for any reason. In learning what employers want from an employee, it helps avoid those areas that can lead to job termination.

 

 

Friday, October 1, 2021

 

1:00 PM – 3:00 PM                                                 Job Tips for Ex-Offenders                                           Click here to register

Dealing with potential employers is never an easy task for individuals with criminal records. Overcoming obstacles to employment is part of the focus of this workshop. By removing perceived obstacles, you can learn to present yourself with a positive attitude and gain the confidence you need for success! The workshop will help individuals with background issues write a resume, complete a job application and interview with confidence. We also focus on the preparation of how you present the information concerning your background in the interview.

Tuesday, September 21, 2021

 

5:00 PM – 6:00 PM                   Living in 2 Worlds                          Click here to register

 

Calling all American Indian Middle School Students! Are you interested in learning about how your American Indian culture and values can help you say “no” in everyday conflicts? Join us for fun discussions about how to deal with risky situations at school and home and time to spend with other youth like you! Other workshop opportunities include door prizes, gift cards, and food delivery for Maricopa County residents. Join us for this fun and interactive workshop every Tuesday beginning September 14th!

 

 

Wednesday, September 22, 2021

 

5:00 PM – 7:00 PM                               Parenting in 2 Worlds                                   Click here to register

 

Are you raising American Indian children aged 12 – 17? Then this workshop is for you! Together, with other caregivers, you will learn how to effectively communicate with your child, how to instill traditions and values in this urban setting, and much more all while having fun! Join us on Wednesdays beginning September 22nd.

 

 

Thursday, September 23, 2021

 

5:30 PM – 6:30 PM                   Rx 360: Safeguarding Your Prescription Meds                   Click here to register

 

Do you have old medications that were prescribed to you for a surgery or broken bone, but you never took all of them? Are your prescription meds too easily accessible in your medicine cabinet at home? Rx360 brings awareness to the harmful effects of prescription drugs and gives parents and community members tips for preventing their misuse and abuse. While the medication is meant for healing, when in the wrong hands, it can lead to lifelong problems of substance abuse, addiction and death. Join us at our virtual workshop on September 23, 2021 at 5:30 PM to reclaim our American Indian and Alaska Native Tribal communities and combat the prescription drug epidemic.

 

September 27 – September 30, 2021

 

5:30 PM – 7:30 PM                                 Gathering of Native Americans (GONA)                    Click here to register

The Phoenix Indian Center and Urban Indian Coalition of Arizona invites you to the Gathering of Native Americans Workshop. This FREE workshop will explore the 4 Cultural Components of embracing community and healing: BELONGING, MASTERY, INTERDEPENDENCE, and GENEROSITY. *Parent permission required if under the age of 18.

 

 

Tuesday, September 28, 2021

 

2:00 PM – 4:00 PM                         UICAZ Monthly Coalition Meeting                  Click here to register

The Urban Indian Coalition of Arizona (UICAZ) invites you to attend our monthly coalition meetings! Join our coalition working toward creating positive partnerships within our community for our families and youth! UICAZ meets the 4th Tuesday of every month from 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM.

 

5:00 PM – 6:00 PM                   Living in 2 Worlds                          Click here to register

 

Calling all American Indian Middle School Students! Are you interested in learning about how your American Indian culture and values can help you say “no” in everyday conflicts? Join us for fun discussions about how to deal with risky situations at school and home and time to spend with other youth like you! Other workshop opportunities include door prizes, gift cards, and food delivery for Maricopa County residents. Join us for this fun and interactive workshop every Tuesday beginning September 14th!

 

 

Wednesday, September 29, 2021

 

5:00 PM – 7:00 PM                               Parenting in 2 Worlds                                   Click here to register

 

Are you raising American Indian children aged 12 – 17? Then this workshop is for you! Together, with other caregivers, you will learn how to effectively communicate with your child, how to instill traditions and values in this urban setting, and much more all while having fun! Join us on Wednesdays beginning September 22nd.

 

 

Tuesday, October 5, 2021

 

5:00 PM – 6:00 PM                   Living in 2 Worlds                          Click here to register

 

Calling all American Indian Middle School Students! Are you interested in learning about how your American Indian culture and values can help you say “no” in everyday conflicts? Join us for fun discussions about how to deal with risky situations at school and home and time to spend with other youth like you! Other workshop opportunities include door prizes, gift cards, and food delivery for Maricopa County residents. Join us for this fun and interactive workshop every Tuesday beginning September 14th!

 

 

Wednesday, October 6, 2021

 

5:00 PM – 7:00 PM                               Parenting in 2 Worlds                                   Click here to register

 

Are you raising American Indian children aged 12 – 17? Then this workshop is for you! Together, with other caregivers, you will learn how to effectively communicate with your child, how to instill traditions and values in this urban setting, and much more all while having fun! Join us on Wednesdays beginning September 22nd.

 

5:30 PM – 7:00 PM                 Fostering American Indian Youth                             Click here to register

Join us for an innovative 3-Day virtual session for foster care parents and caregivers of American Indian youth that will empower caregivers to build a strong connection with youth and their cultural values, norms, and traditions. We will discuss and brainstorm ways to foster positive and effective communication that builds on the cultural strength of youth.

 

 

Thursday, October 7, 2021

 

5:30 PM – 7:00 PM                 Fostering American Indian Youth                             Click here to register 

Join us for an innovative 3-Day virtual session for foster care parents and caregivers of American Indian youth that will empower caregivers to build a strong connection with youth and their cultural values, norms, and traditions. We will discuss and brainstorm ways to foster positive and effective communication that builds on the cultural strength of youth.

 

 

Friday, October 15, 2021

 

5:30 PM – 6:30 PM                   Rx 360: Safeguarding Your Prescription Meds                   Click here to register

 

Do you have old medications that were prescribed to you for a surgery or broken bone, but you never took all of them? Are your prescription meds too easily accessible in your medicine cabinet at home? Rx360 brings awareness to the harmful effects of prescription drugs and gives parents and community members tips for preventing their misuse and abuse. While the medication is meant for healing, when in the wrong hands, it can lead to lifelong problems of substance abuse, addiction and death. Join us at our virtual workshop on October 15, 2021 at 5:30 PM to reclaim our American Indian and Alaska Native Tribal communities and combat the prescription drug epidemic.

 

 

October 25-28, 2021

 

4:30 PM – 6:30 PM                 Youth G.O.N.A.                       Click here to register

Youth ages 15-24 are invited to the Youth GONA: Gathering of Native Americans Workshop. This FREE workshop will explore the 4 Cultural Components of embracing community and healing: BELONGING, MASTERY, INTERDEPENDENCE, and GENEROSITY. 4:30-6:30pm each day.

 

 

Tuesday, October 26, 2021

 

2:00 PM – 4:00 PM                         UICAZ Monthly Coalition Meeting                  Click here to register

The Urban Indian Coalition of Arizona (UICAZ) invites you to attend our monthly coalition meetings! Join our coalition working toward creating positive partnerships within our community for our families and youth! UICAZ meets the 4th Tuesday of every month from 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM.

 

*If a link does not appear, it will be added closer to the meeting date.

For more information please contact our prevention team at 602-264-6768.

Please visit this page often for information on upcoming events.

 

*If a link does not appear, it will be added closer to the meeting date.

For more information please contact our youth development team at youthprograms@phxindcenter.org or 602-264-6768.

We are planning future Language & Culture workshops and classes. Check this page often for updated information about upcoming class sessions.

 

*If a link does not appear, it will be added closer to the meeting date.

For more information please contact our Language and Culture team at 602-264-6768.

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