The Prevention First RYD-TTAS Team works closely with IDHS and other RYD-TTAS partners to provide evidence-based, evidence-informed, or best practices approaches to out-of-school programming using a trauma-informed and racial equity lens. Additional training offerings will provide subject matter expertise to address case management, youth assessments, interviewing techniques, program management, positive youth development, strategies for risk reduction, academic support, and preparation for secondary education. RYD professional development services include classroom, virtual classroom, online, and webinar training, as well as one-on-one technical assistance, coaching services, and web-based resources

Project Administrator

Kimberly Callaway-Thompson