Community Education & Trainings

Tapestry can provide community education and training on a variety of topics, including sexual and reproductive health, identifying and responding to an overdose, and suicide prevention. Below is a sample of the types of trainings that we can provide. For full details or to schedule a training, please contact Niki Williams, 413-586-2016 x137 or [email protected].

Opioid Use & Overdose Prevention

  • Recognizing and preventing an opioid overdose
  • Accessing and administering Narcan

LGBT

  • Health and wellness
  • Talking About Prevention (for men who have sex with men)
  • Men’s group: peer support for sexual and reproductive health for young men
  • Sexuality, sexual orientation and gender

Sexual & Reproductive Health Trainings

  • Men’s group: peer support for sexual and reproductive health for young men
  • Consent
  • Dating and relationships
  • Anatomy and physiology
  • Domestic violence
  • STD prevention
  • Contraceptives
  • Communicating about sex
  • Making a decision about pregnancy
  • Sexuality, sexual orientation and gender

Suicide Prevention

  • Recognize the warning signs of a suicide crisis and how to question, persuade and refer someone to help
  • Learn about the QPR (Question, Persuade, Refer) technique and how it works to save a life from suicide