Virtual Training Modules

Faithful Families PRINT

The Faithful Families National Training modules include:


Understanding the Importance of Faith-based Health Promotion Participants will:

  • Understand the role faith communities can play in health promotion efforts.
  • Explain the theories used to develop the Faithful Families program.
Working with Faith Communities


Participants will:

  • Explore best practices and strategies for reaching out to and effectively partnering with communities of faith.
Curriculum Overview


Participants will:

  • Understand the Faithful Families curriculum, including instructional tools and materials.
  • View a curriculum demonstration by a seasoned trainer and facilitator, including tips on effective food demonstration
Policy, Systems, and Environmental (PSE) Supports Participants will:

  • Understand the importance of PSE changes to the Faithful Families Program.
  • Explore PSE changes that can be implemented in communities of faith.


Participants will:

  • Understand and brainstorm practical ways to implement the Faithful Families evaluation tools.
Faithful Families Portal Overview


Participants will :

  • Discover how they can use the Faithful Families Portal to manage and track Faithful Families programming.
  • Decide whether they wish to use the FREE portal resources and, if yes, work with the Faithful Families team to create their own portal space.
Action Planning and Feedback


Participants will:

  • Develop an action plan to implement Faithful Families in their setting, using a discussion guide developed by the Faithful Families team.
  • Develop an action plan to create a training for Faithful Families in their community (if needed).
Success Stories and Lessons Learned


Participants will:

  • Understand challenges and barriers to partnering with communities of faith.
  • Explore resources and success stories to overcome challenges and barriers.