The RPS has certified trainers in Bridges Out of Poverty, a workshop based in part on Dr. Ruby Payne's A Framework for Understanding Poverty. Bridges is a workshop that has application for anyone whose work connects him/her to the lives of people in poverty. Bridges Out of Poverty introduces a framework (or larger perspective) for understanding poverty. It focuses on economic diversity, not cultural diversity and it addresses skills, policies, and procedures to enable organizations and communities to be more skillful in their work with individuals living in poverty.
A Bridges workshop will provide the following:
To learn more about Bridges Out of Poverty and/or to schedule a workshop in your community, email the RPS project at email@example.com.