Kristen Paquette, Senior Vice President and Laura Winn, Deputy Director are participating in a Youth Substance Use Prevention & Early Intervention convening sponsored by the Conrad N. Hilton Foundation November 1-2 in Washington, DC.

Winn is moderating a panel discussion on “Engaging Young People in Policy, Advocacy, and Practice” on November 1 from 2-3:30 pm. Paquette and Winn are presenting on “Exploring Strategies to Strengthen Youth Engagement” on November 2 from 10:15-11:15 am. Learn more about Project Amp, our initiative working to prevent alcohol and other drug use among young people.

The Center for Social Innovation promotes best practices that improve the lives of marginalized and vulnerable people. We focus on complex public health problems such as homelessness, trauma, and mental health and substance use disorders. Using state-of-the-art research, training, and technology, we help individuals, agencies, and communities deepen the impact of their work.