CommUNITY Exchange Conversation

We invite you to lend your voice to share your ideas and local leadership as we work together toward community recovery from the COVID-19 Pandemic. You may attend all, or part of the event depending on your interests. Through participation in the NCRN Community Exchange: 

Community Members can look forward to:

  • Sharing your concerns and ideas for how we recover from the pandemic
  • Learning about organizations in your community offering COVID-19 resources
  • Learning about opportunities to ask questions about the COVID-19 vaccines

Community Organizations can look forward to: 

  • Learning about and informing the latest community-engaged efforts of NCRN
  • Discussing new opportunities to assist in COVID recovery specific to the communities you serve
  • Learning about funding opportunities and ways to leverage your leadership in national COVID recovery through collaboration with NCRN

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For more information about this event, please email: or call: 1-877-904-5097. 

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  • National COVID-19 Resiliency Network Updates

    12:00 - 12:05 p.m.

    NCRN Overview and Importance of the Community Exchange
    Learn goal and objectives of the NCRN and the cooperative agreement with Office of Minority Health.

    12:05 - 12:15 p.m. Community Health Worker Mobilization
    Learn the role Community Health Workers play in pandemic response.
    12:15 - 12:25 p.m. Marketing to Influence Community Change
    Learn how Community Based Prevention Marketing can be used as a framework for developing community directed social change through marketing principles.
    12:25 - 12:35 p.m. Community Engaged Data Innovation
    Learn the purpose of the CHAMPS survey and the utility of findings for communities and NCRN.
    12:35 – 12:40 p.m. Community Resource Navigation
    Learn how to access neighborhood resources related to COVID-19 and other social services.
  • Partner Highlights

    12:40 - 12:55 p.m. Association of University Centers on Disabilities (AUCD)
    12:55 - 1:05 p.m.   Alliance for Strong Families and Communities
    1:10 - 1:20 p.m. University of Alaska Fairbanks’ Center for Alaska Native Health Research (CANHR)
    1:20 - 1:35 p.m. National Latino Behavioral Health Association (NLBHA)
    1:35 – 1:45 p.m. Transitions to Breakout Rooms and Break
  • Community Exchange

    1:45 – 2:30 p.m. Breakout Session 1
    2:30 – 3:15 p.m. Breakout Session 2
    3:15 – 3: 30 p.m. Report Out/Lessons Learned Session
    4:45 – 5:00 p.m. Close Out Session