ANDRUS Sanctuary Network Days Conference Draws Over 300 Attendees from Around the Globe!
Sarah Yanosy, Director of the ANDRUS Sanctuary Institute, Dr. Sandra Bloom, Co-Founder of the Sanctuary Model and Bryan Murphy, Acting President and CEO at ANDRUS.
Over 300 representatives of 88 not-for-profit agencies from 20 states, as well as representatives from Scotland, Australia, England and Canada attended the annual conference to further their efforts to incorporate trauma, chronic stress and adversity responsiveness into their care approaches.
The three days, packed with intense workshops and panel discussions, included keynote presentations from Dr. Sandy Bloom, co-founder of the Sanctuary Model®, and Tonier Cain, who emerged from drug addiction, multiple incarcerations and two decades of homelessness to become a tireless advocate and educator.
The ANDRUS Sanctuary Institute provides training and consultation services to organizations that work with vulnerable adults, children and families, with the goal of helping an agency’s leaders reclaim a culture of hope and innovation.
ANDRUS Year in Review: 2013 Annual Report
This year, our annual report has gone completely digital- click here to view the report, videos and stories to highlight the past year.
A grateful community recently gathered on a chilly December evening to recognize the late summertime heroics of ANDRUS staff person Jenna Fanelli who saved the life of a drowning child. During the surprise event, Jenna learned that December 10th was named “Jenna Fanelli Day” in her honor and received a bevy of acclaim from a host of important legislators and VIPs.
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