The training is focused on the health and social issues facing the District. The goal is to provide background information on the Cook County Health and Hospital System budget and resource allocation. Participants will learn the budget process and how to prepare oral and written testimony to elected officials and letters to newspaper editors. This event is free and a public service from Commissioner García's office.
The first in a series, this Train the Trainer session will take place on Saturday, September 29, 2012 from 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM at Instituto Health Sciences Career Academy, 2520 S Western Ave, Chicago. (Street parking is readily available and a parking lot is located behind the school).
To register, please email Alvaro.Obregon@cookcountyil.gov
or call the district office at (773) 376-2700 and provide the name of the participant; if there is a sponsoring agency; and the participant’s phone number.
We ask that you register for this event by Friday, September 21, 2012.