Thu, 05/19/2016 - 10:00am - 4:30pm

Join us for a full day interactive workshop as we explore the dynamics of child sexual abuse, the link between sexuality and sexual abuse, discuss prevention strategies and methods for healing. CONNECT believes child sexual abuse is a fundamental attack on human dignity, safety and trust. Our desire to protect our children and ourselves from violence is rooted in love and compassion.

Workshop facilitated by: DeShannon Barnes-Bowens

Thursday, May 19, 2016 | 10 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.


127 W. 127th St. Conference Room 432

Harlem, NY 10027


Fri, 05/06/2016 - 6:00pm - 8:30pm

In the spirit of renewal and rebirth, CONNECT’s Radical Wellness Program is offering another installment of our popular lecture and workshop with Nkem Ndefo designed for community workers, advocates, organizers, teachers, social workers, caregivers, helpers and healers who struggle with self-care.

On Friday, May 6th Nkem Ndofo will lead a lecture on embodied healing and cultural transformation specifically discussing: *Why justice and healing go hand-in-hand *A powerful healing tool that addresses the root of our health conditions and community challenges *How to deal with the stress of daily life in the midst of racism, gender violence and economic distress

On Saturday, May 7th join an experiential workshop where you’ll understand why you get stuck and learn some concrete steps that will help you break down your resistance and tap into your body’s deep well of healing and wisdom.

Friday, May 6, 2016, 6-8:30 p.m.

Saturday, May 7, 2016, 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.

CONNECT Office, 127 W. 127th St. Suite 432, Harlem, NY 10027


Wed, 05/11/2016 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm

Join CONNECT and Patrice C. Queen, for our healing drums circle designed to transform lives through rhythm, words  and musical expression. The Healing Drum’s Circle is part of CONNECT’s ongoing programing focused on healing and community health and well being to prevent and end gender based violence. 

Wednesdays, 6- 8 p.m.

May 11, 2016

May 18, 2016

CONNECT | 127 W. 127th St. Ste. 432, Harlem, NY 10027