As experts in our field, NRS has an extensive history of offering comprehensive trainings on a variety of topics to other organizations and service providers. Training sessions are customized to two to eight hours to meet your specific needs and include an overview of NRS’ services and philosophy. By the end of each training session, participants should have a working knowledge of the topic(s) covered.

Trainings and workshops have been provided for county and statewide child welfare focused organizations, county juvenile court and correction systems, international and national conferences, national and community based helpline providers, alternative schools, etc.

Training topics include:

  • Youth Running from Care
  • Let’s Talk: Runaway Prevention Curriculum
  • Domestic Sex Trafficking of Runaway, Homeless, Out of Home Placed, and At-Risk Youth
  • NRS’ Trauma Sensitive Solution-Focused Crisis Intervention Model
  • Effective Volunteer Program Development and Management

To learn more about available trainings topics and associated fees, please download our training guide. Contact NRS’ training and education manager at or 773-289-1724 to discuss training opportunities.  We are happy to tailor our training to meet the individual needs and time constraints of your program.