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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, June 1, 2020

9:00 AM – 12:00 PM        Resume & 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, June 2, 2020

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, June 3, 2020

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, June 4, 2020 

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, June 5, 2020

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, June 8, 2020

9:00 AM – 12:00 PM        Resume & 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, June 9, 2020

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, June 10, 2020

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, June 11, 2020 

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, June 12, 2020

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.

Wednesday, June 3, 2020

12:00 PM – 1:00 PM        Living in 2 Worlds (Carson & Kino Schools)           Closed – Online event is full

We are continuing our Living in 2 Worlds workshop with Carson Jr. High. Lesson 6, Communicating Choices. Students will learn about the different types of communication and the difference between being assertive, aggressive, and passive.

5:00 PM – 6:30 PM        Parenting in 2 Worlds         Closed – Online event is full

An evidence-based curriculum, recognized by the State of Arizona, that is designed to help parents with skills on how to effectively communicate with their child, how to establish traditions, norms and values, and much more.

 

Thursday, June 4, 2020

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

Calling all American Indian middle school students! Join us for a new session of Living in 2 Worlds workshop. Students will learn about the different types of communication and the difference between being assertive, aggressive, and passive. They will also learn how to use American Indian values and cultural knowledge to discuss how to say no to risky behaviors.

 

Monday, June 8, 2020

2:30 PM – 3:30 PM        Rx 360: Safeguarding Your Prescription Meds      Click here to register

Join us for a workshop that will help raise awareness of the risks of prescription drug misuse, and will teach how to properly store and dispose of these medications. Also, learn resistance strategies and methods. This is one you won’t want to miss!

 

Tuesday, June 9, 2020

5:00 PM – 6:30 PM        Parenting in 2 Worlds         Registration information coming soon

Are you raising 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! This session will take place on Tuesdays and Thursdays, June 9th – June 23rd. 

 

Wednesday, June 10, 2020

5:00 PM – 6:30 PM        Parenting in 2 Worlds         Closed – Online event is full

An evidence-based curriculum, recognized by the State of Arizona, that is designed to help parents with skills on how to effectively communicate with their child, how to establish traditions, norms and values, and much more.

 

Thursday, June 11, 2020

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

Calling all American Indian middle school students! Join us for a new session of Living in 2 Worlds workshop. Students will learn about the different types of communication and the difference between being assertive, aggressive, and passive. They will also learn how to use American Indian values and cultural knowledge to discuss how to say no to risky behaviors.

5:00 PM – 6:30 PM        Parenting in 2 Worlds         Registration information coming soon

Are you raising 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! This session will take place on Tuesdays and Thursdays, June 9th – June 23rd. 

 

Tuesday, June 16, 2020

1:00 PM – 2:30 PM      Virtual Round Table: for those who are past participants of ASIST, SafeTALK & QPR     

Click Here to register

Are you trained in suicide prevention? Join Urban Indian Coalition of Arizona’s network of support for anyone who has been trained in ASIST, SafeTALK & QPR. This forum is to establish a safe place to discuss any matters pertaining to suicide prevention, such as barriers, successes, challenges, and other experiences we have encountered in suicide intervention/prevention. As we work towards establishing suicide-safer communities, let’s get together to support each other!

5:00 PM – 6:30 PM        Parenting in 2 Worlds         Registration information coming soon

Are you raising 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! This session will take place on Tuesdays and Thursdays, June 9th – June 23rd. 

 

Wednesday, June 17, 2020

5:00 PM – 6:30 PM        Parenting in 2 Worlds         Closed – Online event is full

An evidence-based curriculum, recognized by the State of Arizona, that is designed to help parents with skills on how to effectively communicate with their child, how to establish traditions, norms and values, and much more.

 

Thursday, June 18, 2020

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

Calling all American Indian middle school students! Join us for a new session of Living in 2 Worlds workshop. Students will learn about the different types of communication and the difference between being assertive, aggressive, and passive. They will also learn how to use American Indian values and cultural knowledge to discuss how to say no to risky behaviors.

5:00 PM – 6:30 PM        Parenting in 2 Worlds         Registration information coming soon

Are you raising 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! This session will take place on Tuesdays and Thursdays, June 9th – June 23rd. 

 

Monday, June 22, 2020

2:30 PM – 3:30 PM        Rx 360: Safeguarding Your Prescription Meds      Click here to register

Join us for a workshop that will help raise awareness of the risks of prescription drug misuse, and will teach how to properly store and dispose of these medications. Also, learn resistance strategies and methods. This is one you won’t want to miss!

 

Tuesday, June 23, 2020

5:00 PM – 6:30 PM        Parenting in 2 Worlds         Registration information coming soon

Are you raising 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! This session will take place on Tuesdays and Thursdays, June 9th – June 23rd. 

*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.

Monday, June 1, 2020

5:00 PM – 7:00 PM      FAFSA Workshop: EFC, COA, & NEED – Terms you should know & what they mean    Click Here to register

It is not too late to submit your FAFSA. We will demystify commom FAFSA misconceptions, and provide one on one assistance with all things financial aid. Be ready to log in to start your FAFSA and play FAFSA trivia to win gift cards.

 

Wednesday, June 3, 2020

4:00 PM – 5:00 PM      Cultural Round Table      Click Here to register 

The Youth Cultural Round Table is to provide a platform for Native American teens to share cultural experiences, stories, songs, and artwork with other Native American Teens. Everyone is welcome to share their culture and why the staying connected to your culture is important.

 

Monday, June 8, 2020

5:00 PM – 7:00 PM        College & Trade School Application Workshop: Applying to Colleges/Trade Schools          Click Here to register

College or Trade School application help is here, every Monday, until June 22nd. Our team will help you find your interests, narrow down the college you want to apply to, and start your application. Hands on help with your personal statement will help you create a strong application for school. Join in this two hour workshop for one or all of these workshops. Sign up today!

 

Wednesday, June 10, 2020

4:00 PM – 5:00 PM           Teen Talk: Bullying Hurts        Click Here to register

The topic for our upcoming Native Teen Talk session is “Bullying Hurts”. Teens will have a discussion on how bullying has affected them and how they’ve overcome bullying.

 

Monday, June 15, 2020

5:00 PM – 7:00 PM        FAFSA Workshop: How to Navigate the FAFSA Website        Click Here to register

It is not too late to submit your FAFSA. We will demystify the commom FAFSA misconceptions and provide one on one assistance with all things financial aid. Be ready to log in to start FAFSA and play FAFSA trivia to win gift cards.

 

Wednesday, June 17, 2020

4:00 PM – 5:00 PM           Teen Talk: Surviving the Summer in Phoenix         Click Here to register

This week’s Native Teen Talk topic is on Fun Summer Activities Ideas, and Survival tips on how to stay safe in the heat.

 

Monday, June 22, 2020

5:00 PM – 7:00 PM        College & Trade School Application Workshop: Writing Your Personal Statements & Other Essays for College Admissions        Click Here to register

College or Trade School application help is here, every Monday, until June 22nd. Our team will help you find your interests, narrow down the college you want to apply to, and start your application. Hands on help with your personal statement will help you create a strong application for school. Join in this two hour workshop for one or all of these workshops. Sign up today!

 

Monday, June 29, 2020

5:00 PM – 7:00 PM        FAFSA Workshop: What FAFSA Documents Do You Need?        Click Here to register

It is not too late to submit your FAFSA. We will demystify the commom FAFSA misconceptions and provide one on one assistance with all things financial aid. Be ready to log in to start FAFSA and play FAFSA trivia to win gift cards.

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

 

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

Monday, June 1, 2020

2:00 PM – 3:30 PM        Navajo Weaving        Closed – Online event is full 

This class is an introduction to Navajo Weaving. Participants will utilize traditional Navajo methods including warping a Navajo style loom and receive an overview of basic weaving patterns and designs. This class will occur weekly on Mondays and Wednesdays through June 3, 2020.

 

Tuesday, June 2, 2020

11:00 AM – 12:00 PM        Navajo Singing    Click here to register

Participants will experience singing various styles of Navajo songs for different purposes in Diné culture. They will also communicate and comprehend simple Navajo vocabulary through song. This class will occur weekly on Tuesdays through June 2, 2020.

 

Wednesday, June 3, 2020

2:00 PM – 3:30 PM        Navajo Weaving        Closed – Online event is full 

This class is an introduction to Navajo Weaving. Participants will utilize traditional Navajo methods including warping a Navajo style loom and receive an overview of basic weaving patterns and designs. This class will occur weekly on Mondays and Wednesdays through June 3, 2020.

 

Thursday, June 4, 2020

10:00 AM – 11:30 AM             Intergenerational Navajo Language               Click here to register

This is designed for Non-Navajo speakers to develop basic skills in speaking, reading, and writing in the Navajo language. Course will help to improve and build skills in Navajo pronunciation, sounds, basic vocabulary and simple conversation. This class will occur weekly on Thursdays through June 4, 2020

 

*Links to online meeting sessions will be added closer to meeting date

For more information please call us at 602-264-6768.

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