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Get Involved: It’s Time to Advocate for Home Visiting and MIECHV - Shared screen with speaker view
Teri Banas
17:35
Welcome everyone. Please mute for now!
Teri Banas
28:42
We will post this PPT - and a recording of today's meeting - at www.michiganschidlren.org under the Resources tab. We'll make all the resources available that Amy is presenting.
Crystal Sanford-Brown
29:20
@Teri Thanks
Georgia Boyle
32:34
no
mecca mack
33:53
We can’t see the video
Georgia Boyle
34:04
i can
Crystal Sanford-Brown
34:23
I can see and hear the video
Jeaninne Butler Sytsema
34:32
I can as well.
Teri Banas
34:43
Mecca, we can send you the link so that you can see it later...
Katherine Logan-Dinco
34:53
I can see and hear the video there is a lag in the video
Teri Banas
35:30
The PPT will include a link to the video. We'll include others too for everyone
mecca mack
36:22
Okay great
Teri Banas
37:05
Welcome Katie!
Katherine Logan-Dinco
37:20
Thank you! It is a pleasure to be here!
Teri Banas
37:24
Great to see you Joann
Teri Banas
37:38
Thanks for coming in today - Becca!
Rebecca King
37:54
thanks for having me.
juania daniel
41:06
yes
Laura Wagoner
41:07
We're here, Katie.
Teri Banas
41:12
We're live. Sorry about that Katie.
Crystal Sanford-Brown
42:08
@Katherine Thank you for sharing your story in this brave and safe space
Rebecca King
43:25
Katie your going to make me cry. and I got talk lol .
Jeaninne Butler Sytsema
43:26
Thank you for sharing your story Katherine! Continued parenting success to you!!
Teri Banas
43:37
Katie, so glad you are sharing your expertise with others today! Thank you for sharing your story
Katherine Logan-Dinco
44:36
Thank you all for making this a safe place to share our stories. HV is so important.
Teri Banas
48:24
Love the points you're making, Becca. I can hear in your voice how positive an experience this has been
Crystal Sanford-Brown
49:13
@Becca Thank you for sharing your personal experiences with Home Visiting.
Colette Masty(she, her, hers)
49:47
My Early Childhood Education career go started with my home visitor. I got my CDA and went all the way to getting my Master's Degree. I was a home visitor for 11 years in the SKIP program in Genesee County.
Maddie Elliott
51:06
How awesome Colette! It's great to hear from former home visitors who have made such a meaningful impact on families
Colette Masty(she, her, hers)
52:01
I always give my Home Visitor to putting me on the right track. I've been in the field now for 21 years 😁
Teri Banas
52:18
Thanks for being here, Colette. If you have a question, perhaps pose it in the Q/A section
Katherine Logan-Dinco
52:30
Wanting to advocate for for Home Visiting has opened up so many opportunities and I am blessed at what home visiting has allowed to blossom.
Crystal Sanford-Brown
53:28
@Colette Thank you for your continuous commitment to children and families
Colette Masty(she, her, hers)
54:07
My pleasure💙
Teri Banas
56:19
Suzi, thanks for the update. Really good information.
Suzi Plasencia
57:14
Yes! Your personal stories are one of the most powerful things you can share when you advocate.
Teri Banas
57:28
Thanks Kali - it's important to keep reinforcing that stories are important for decision-makers to hear
Teri Banas
58:28
Absolutely, Kali
Crystal Sanford-Brown
01:02:14
Thanks Kali for reiterating the importance of sharing authentic narratives to truly understanding the importance of needs. Each one of us has a story that justifies our advocacy. “There is nothing worst than an untold story.” Maya Angelou
Teri Banas
01:02:27
Any questions? Please add them to the chat...
Teri Banas
01:02:36
Thanks Chirssy
Katherine Logan-Dinco
01:03:01
Thank you Chrissy!
Katherine Logan-Dinco
01:03:21
Thank you everyone for all of the updates and sharing your stories!
juania daniel
01:04:01
Relate to all cultures, we need people of color and men
Teri Banas
01:04:10
I see you Becca.
Michelle Sanders
01:04:18
Thanks to everyone for sharing your stories, updates and for this conference. This was a very good conference.
Katherine Logan-Dinco
01:04:57
I agree with you @Juania! We do need more BIPOC and Men!!
Teri Banas
01:04:59
We can take a few more questions if anyone wants to speak up or raise your hand. Thanks
Katherine Logan-Dinco
01:08:57
Sorry for stealing your fire Crystal!
Teri Banas
01:11:25
Thank you everyone for staying with us for the hour … We appreciate you, your questions and the work you do
Katherine Logan-Dinco
01:11:34
Can we have this information at general practitioners, dentist, and other medical professionals too.
Mary Rivas
01:11:58
Thank you for up to date information, from Van buren county
Teri Banas
01:12:24
Great suggestion, Katie.
Katherine Logan-Dinco
01:12:52
Thank you Teri, My husband and I have thought about this a lot :)
juania daniel
01:13:05
if you can't find people of color then you have to teach and train the white workers, How to approach or learn of cultures before going to the homes
Ntchei Chabi
01:13:11
Thank you.
Suzi Plasencia
01:13:39
Thanks everyone for a great discussion and for sharing your personal stories!
Teri Banas
01:13:48
Everyone, please look to michiganschildren.org under the Resource tab for a recording of this program, and resources. later today
Amy Zaagman, MCMCH
01:13:53
Use those county profiles!
juania daniel
01:14:04
yes
Joann Hoganson
01:14:10
Thank you Juania for this input. That is exactly what we are trying to do while we also work on recruiting more people of color to be home visitors.
Maddie Elliott
01:14:51
https://www.thinkbabies.org/2021-policy-solutions/michigan-association-for-infant-mental-health/
Crystal Sanford-Brown
01:14:52
@Juania and share more careers options for BIPOC
Maddie Elliott
01:14:58
Think Babies link above!
Laura Wagoner
01:15:11
Thank you!