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33rd Annual Rural Providers’ Conference
August 2, 2016 - August 5, 2016$100
Kawerak Inc. and RurAL CAP have combined their annual conferences with the Kawerak Regional and the 33rd Annual Rural Providers’ Conference. The goal of the Kawerak conference is to assist Alaska Native people and their governing bodies to take control of their future. With programs ranging from education to transportation, and natural resources management to economic development to wellness, Kawerak seeks to improve the region’s social, economic, educational, cultural and political conditions.
Kawerak Inc. and RurAL CAP have combined their annual conferences with the Kawerak Regional and the 33rd Annual Rural Providers’ Conference. The RPC is an annual gathering and cultural celebration designed by rural Alaskans who are substance abuse treatment providers, youth Elders and family members interested in an opportunity to share information, address substance abuse and promote wellness. This year’s RPC features hands-on cultural events, moderated discussions, workshops and keynote speakers. There will be more than 35 workshops, including a Justice Track and sessions geared towards youth. Each evening will be filled with Traditional Native Dancing, other performances and a community potluck on the last evening.
PAPER COPY REGISTRATION AVAILABLE
You may also complete the form in this packet by downloading the pdf at http://(url to come) and mail with your payment to RurAL CAP. Visit this registration site to check out the latest developing details for the RPC. Community members residing in the Bering Strait region and those not represented by an agency attend for free.
Onsite registration begins at 7:30am on Tuesday, Augusts 2nd at the Nome Elementary School. At that time, exhibits can be set up and conference participants can sign up for ACBHC certification and professional CEUs.
A $50 processing fee will be charged for refunds. Refunds will not be given after July 29, 2016.