WCYB is committed to offering Professional Development opportunities to support our funded youth development programs. All workshops are offered locally in Westchester County and are offered at no cost to participants. Upcoming offerings are listed below.

For more information on professional development opportunities, or to request a training topic, contact the Youth Bureau.

Spring 2021 Professional Development Offerings
Please note that all trainings are free and currently being offered virtually via Webex. Registration is required. Please see registration details listed under each event.

April 22, 10:30 a.m. to noon
Youth Program Networking Session
Join us to learn about youth development programs and the services they provide to youth and families in Westchester. Registration instructions to be posted in March.

May 20, 10:30 to 11:30 a.m.
Grant Seeking
This webinar will offer resources and helpful hints for researching and identifying sources of grant funding. Check back in April for registration details.

June 10, 10:30 to 11:30 a.m.
Grant Writing
Learn the basics about writing a winning grant proposal. Check back in April for registration details.

Frontline and Direct Care Staff

Adolescent Development
Creating Youth Leaders in Your Agency
Cultural Competency
Current Youth Trends
Elements of Successful Youth Programs
Measuring Program Efficacy & Tracking Outcomes
Mindfulness and Trauma Informed Care Practices
Runaway and Homeless Youth
Tips for Working with Resistant Youth
WCYB Web Based Reporting System Training
Working with LGBTQ Youth
Working with Newly Immigrated Families
Youth and Technology

Administrative and Management

Elements of Successful Youth Programs
Grant Seeking
Grant Writing
Measuring Program Efficacy & Tracking Outcomes
WCYB Fiscal Procedures/Claims
WCYB Web Based Reporting System Training