Training & Technical Assistance (Clone)

For over 40 years, TNOYS has provided expert tools, training, and support across Texas’ youth services field. Grounded in the latest research and informed by youth voices, training and technical assistance from TNOYS is a rich opportunity to learn from seasoned experts and young people who have lived the issues.

Whether you support young people through child welfare, housing and homelessness services, juvenile justice, or any other system, TNOYS’ comprehensive T&TA program has something for everyone who makes a difference in the lives of youth and young adults (YYA).

To request T&TA and learn about pricing, please complete the form below:

Cutting-Edge, On-Demand Training

Equip your team to navigate and center the complex needs of YYA. TNOYS connects thousands of professionals to cutting-edge, youth centered tools and skills. Below, request a training in TNOYS’ portfolio, or design a curriculum tailored to your staff and the YYA they serve.
TNOYS also launches new training opportunities throughout the year.

Annual Conference on Services to Youth and Families

TNOYS’ flagship professional development opportunity is our Annual Conference on Services to Youth and Families, which each year convenes nearly 500 attendees from across systems and around the state. TNOYS’ conference is unique because youth, young adults, and professionals join as attendees, putting the power of youth-adult partnership into action.

Youth and Young Adult Speaker’ Bureau

YYA voices have the power to transform the systems meant to serve them. TNOYS works with a diverse bureau of YYA who lend their voices and expertise to panels, conferences, and events all across the state. As graduates of TNOYS’ YALC or TELB, Speaker’s Bureau members are accomplished storytellers who inspire positive change in audiences. Complete the form to have a bureau speaker join your next event.

Expert Research & Consultation

Organizations and agencies turn to TNOYS for expert, youth-led research and consultation. TNOYS has deep expertise in Youth Participatory Action Research (YPAR), which is an innovative approach to positive youth and community development in which young people conduct systemic research to improve their lives, communities, and the systems intended to serve them.

Request YPAR-Led Project

One-on-One Technical Assistance

TNOYS provides tailored technical assistance to dozens of organizations annually, enhancing their impact across seven youth-serving systems. As a leading resource, TNOYS offers research-backed guidance, including best practices for youth engagement, evidence-based methods, and community resources to best serve young people.

Request Technical Assistance

If you have questions about TNOYS’ training and technical assistance offering, please don’t hesitate to reach out to us via this form. We look forward to working with you!