7th Annual Growing Resilient Communities Gathering

7th Annual Gathering of Collaboratives and Tribal Nations Addressing ACEs

Locally Grown Changemakers


Thank you for joining us for the 7th Annual Growing Resilient Communities Gathering! Below you will find everything you need for the conference, including pre-reads, the conference program, and more! After the event, you can come back here to view recording from the conference sessions.

View event program and Zoom links

Conference Pre-Reads

Not very familiar with NEAR (Neurobiology, Epigenetics, ACEs, and Resiliency) science? Click here to access the Conference Pre-reads.

Event Program

View the full conference schedule, including all session descriptions and speaker biographies.

Conference Handouts

View handouts from the conference sessions.

Gathering Recordings

View session recordings from the Gathering.

Learn about More Resilient Minnesota

More Resilient Minnesota seeks to improve the health and resilience of current and future generations. Learn more about this project, which is a partnership of FamilyWise and the Minnesota Department of Human Services.

Learn more about the Tribal NEAR Project

The Tribal NEAR Project was designed to build awareness and understanding regarding the root causes of the contemporary issues our tribal communities face. The project is a collaboration between several tribal nations in Minnesota, FamilyWise, and the Center for Prevention at Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota.

This event is brought to you through a collaboration of More Resilient Minnesota and the Center for Prevention at Blue Cross Blue Shield of Minnesota.