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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, October 3, 2022

 

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.

 

 

Wednesday, October 5, 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, the interview process will be covered 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.

 

 

Tuesday, October 11, 2022

 

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!!

 

 

Thursday, October 13, 2022

 

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

Your customer service skills can make you a valued employee!!! Today’s businesses 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

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!!

 

 

Monday, October 17, 2022

 

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.

 

 

Wednesday, October 19, 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, the interview process will be covered 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.

 

 

 

Tuesday, October 25, 2022

 

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!!

 

 

Thursday, October 27, 2022

 

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

Your customer service skills can make you a valued employee!!! Today’s businesses 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

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!!

 

 

Friday, October 28, 2022

 

1:00 PM – 2:00 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.

 

 

Wednesday, November 16, 2022

 

1:30 PM – 3:30 PM                          Fall Virtual Job Fair                              Registration link coming soon

Looking for a job? Need extra cash for the holidays? Dress your best and join us for our Fall Virtual Job Fair on Wednesday, November 16, 2022 from 1:30pm to 3:30pm to hear more from employers in the Customer Service, Hospitality and Medical industries. Registration is required. For more information, please contact our Workforce Development team at 602.264.6768 (Phoenix) or 928.220.8762 (Flagstaff) Email us at workforcesolutions@phxindcenter.org

Wednesday, October 5, 2022

 

5:30 PM – 7:30 PM                       Parenting in 2 Worlds                              Click here to register

Parenting in 2 Worlds is an evidence-based curriculum designed to help caregivers learn effective ways to relate to their American Indian youth when it comes to communication, norms and traditions, and risky behaviors. This workshop is open to all caregivers: new parents, guardians, grandparents and any relative who have American Indian youth in the household. Join us every Wednesday from 5:30pm to 7:30pm starting September 28, 2022!

 

 

Wednesday, October 12, 2022

 

5:30 PM – 7:30 PM                       Parenting in 2 Worlds                              Click here to register

Parenting in 2 Worlds is an evidence-based curriculum designed to help caregivers learn effective ways to relate to their American Indian youth when it comes to communication, norms and traditions, and risky behaviors. This workshop is open to all caregivers: new parents, guardians, grandparents and any relative who have American Indian youth in the household. Join us every Wednesday from 5:30pm to 7:30pm starting September 28, 2022!

 

 

Tuesday, October 18, 2022

 

5:30 PM – 6:30 PM                                    Virtual Safeguarding Medications 101                                    Click here to register

Are your prescription meds too easily accessible in your medicine cabinet at home? Safeguarding Medications 101 brings awareness to the harmful effects of prescription drugs. We’ll give parents, grandparents, and community members tips for preventing their fatal overdoses. While medication is meant for healing, when in the wrong hands, it can lead to lifelong problems of substance abuse, addiction and death. Join us on October 18, 2022 at 5:30 PM to learn easy solutions to reclaim our American Indian communities.

 

 

October 24-27, 2022

4:30 PM – 6:30 PM (same time each day)                      Virtual Youth GONA                                 Click here to register

Indigenous youth are invited to attend the Youth GONA to learn about personal discovery & build group connections using conversation, arts & crafts & group activities. This workshop will explore the 4 cultural components of embracing community & healing through concepts of: belonging, matsery, interdependence and generosity. Register today!

 

 

Tuesday, October 25, 2022

 

2:00 PM – 4:00 PM                             UICAZ Virtual Monthly 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.

 

 

Thursday, October 27, 2022

 

12:00 PM – 1:00 PM                                             Virtual Safeguarding Medications 101                                          Click here to register

Are your prescription meds too easily accessible in your medicine cabinet at home? Safeguarding Medications 101 brings awareness to the harmful effects of prescription drugs. We’ll give parents, grandparents, and community members tips for preventing their fatal overdoses. While medication is meant for healing, when in the wrong hands, it can lead to lifelong problems of substance abuse, addiction and death. Join us while eating your lunch on October 27, 2022 at Noon to learn easy solutions to reclaim our American Indian communities.

 

 

Thursday, November 17, 2022

 

10:00 AM – 11:30 AM                      Virtual QPR (Question, Persuade, and Refer) Training               Click here to register

Join us for a virtual QPR Training Workshop! The QPR (Question, Persuade, and Refer) Gatekeeper Training for Suicide Prevention is a brief educational program designed to teach “gatekeepers”–those who are strategically positioned to recognize and refer someone at risk of suicide (e.g., parents, friends, neighbors, teachers, coaches, caseworkers, police officers) — the warning signs of a suicide crisis and how to respond by following three steps:• Question the individual’s desire or intent regarding suicide• Persuade the person to seek and accept help • Refer the person to appropriate resources. Register today!

 

Tuesday, November 22, 2022

 

2:00 PM – 4:00 PM                             UICAZ Virtual Monthly 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.

 

 

Tuesday, December 27, 2022

 

2:00 PM – 4:00 PM                             UICAZ Virtual Monthly 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.

 

*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.

October 11&12, 2022

 

8:00 AM – 3:30 PM (same time each day)                         Youth Job Readiness Training                   Click here to register 

Are you an American Indian teen ready to prepare themselves for the world of work? Our Job Readiness Training is just for you! These two-day trainings are: Open to all American Indian high school students, Fun & interactive, Full of useful information and daily prize drawings! Attendance at the youth job readiness training is also a requirement for the Youth 2 Work Paid Internship Program. Register TODAY!

 

 

October 13&14, 2022

 

8:00 AM – 3:30 PM  (same time each day)                    Youth Job Readiness Training                   Click here to register 

Are you an American Indian teen ready to prepare themselves for the world of work? Our Job Readiness Training is just for you! These two-day trainings are: Open to all American Indian high school students, Fun & interactive, Full of useful information and daily prize drawings! Attendance at the youth job readiness training is also a requirement for the Youth 2 Work Paid Internship Program. Register TODAY!

 

 

Friday, November 18, 2022

 

3:00 PM – 5:00 PM               Virtual College Tours                       Click here to register

Interested in college, but don’t know where to start? Join us November 18th, from 3pm-5pm in a Zoom Virtual College Tour. Come hear from Arizona Universities/Colleges representatives on how you can start your academic journey! Opportunity to ask questions, get insight of furthering your education and chance to win gift cards. First 50 Zoom registers, will qualify for Gift Card raffle entries with full attendance of the event. *ONLY ZOOM REGISTRATIONS QUALIFY FOR A RAFFLE ENTRY*

 

We are working diligently to organize future events. Please check this page often as information is updated regularly.

*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.

Tuesday, October 25, 2022

 

6:00 PM – 7:00 PM                  Virtual Navajo Singing Class                  Click here to register

The Phoenix Indian Center will be holding a six-week Navajo singing class that will focus on Song and Dance Songs and Shoe Game Songs. Class begins October 25 and will be held weekly until November 29 from 6:00pm-7:00pm (Phx time) via Zoom. We hope that you join us for this interactive and fun class. Register today!

 

Saturday, November 12, 2022

 

9:00 AM – 4:00 PM                  Bow & Arrow Making and Navajo Warrior Teachings Workshop                  Registration link coming soon

Join us in person at the Phoenix Indian Center for this bow & arrow making and Navajo warrior teachings workshop led by Freddie Johnson. This workshop is geared towards fathers/paternal figures and sons/young men ages 9-17 who wish to learn about male roles and responsibilities in traditional Dine’ society. Lunch will be provided. Space is limited and is first come, first served. Register today!

 

Saturday, December 3, 2022

 

10:00 AM – 3:00 PM                  Navajo Skirt Making                 Registration link coming soon

Join us for Navajo Skirt Making with Kathleen Tom-Garcia! This one day workshop will teach beginning sewers how to make a 3-tier Navajo style skirt. All materials will be provided. Please bring your own sewing machine. We have limited sewing machines available if you don’t have one. Please email: egoodsoldier@phxindcenter.org to reserve one. Limited spots available. We hope that you join us for this interactive and fun class. Register today!

 

 

Wednesday, December 14, 2022

 

6:00 PM – 8:00 PM                          Stories from Hwéeldi: A night of Storytelling with Dr. Jennifer Denetdale                      Click here to register

Join us for an evening of virtual storytelling! This event will focus on stories from Dr. Denetdale’s family and scholarship on the Long Walk. This will be one you do not want to miss. Register today!

 

 

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 Elicia Goodsoldier, Language and Culture Coordinator @602-264-6768 ext. 169 or egoodsoldier@phxindcenter.org

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