Join us at the Semiannual Gathering on October 23!

Please join us on Monday, October 23 in Bethel for the chance to give voice to your concerns for our elected officials, and to learn how to use your voice more effectively to support health and wellness. Rebecca Boulos from the Maine Public Health Association will provide us with a Public Health Advocacy 101 training. Together we will gain an understanding of critical public health issues facing the state as well as tools for effective advocacy. We’ll provide a delicious and healthy dinner for all attendees and give members a chance to network and catch up. Following this, Maine Equal Justice Partners (MEJP) will host a listening session—they want to know what issues concern us most in Oxfor

We all want more out of meetings

Last week we teamed up with the Bethel Area Nonprofit Collaborative to host a "watch party" for an online training about how to hold better meetings. Anyone involved in a collective framework or multi-sector initiative knows that these efforts involve lots of meetings. How do we make the best use of everyone's time at those meetings? How do we make it worth while to keep coming back? The training, "Making Meetings Work: How to design meetings to energize rather than bore" was offered by FSG, a consulting firm for social change efforts. We offered it to build up the capacity of the many good efforts going on throughout Oxford County, and hope to offer access to more training opportunities in

  • Facebook Social Icon

Copyright 2020 

by Oxford County Wellness Collaborative