Regions 6 & 8 Fall Conference

Friday, September 21, 2018

Gloria Dei Lutheran Church, 301 North Lincoln Street, Redwood Falls, MN 56283


8:30 a.m.          Registration/Check-in Opens

9:00 a.m.          Welcome & MSSA Update        
                        Christina Zeise, MSW, MPP, MSSA Executive Director

9:30 a.m.        Ethics for Social Services
                        Speaker: TBA


11:30 a.m.        Awards Ceremony and Region 6 & 8 Meeting

12:15 p.m.        Lunch Buffet

1:15 p.m.        Living a Life of IMPACT
                         Speaker:  Annie Meehan, Author/Certified Life Coach, AM Speaking

Our words, actions and personal stories are powerful and impactful. Life will reflect back to us what we create. Is your powerful, impactful life one of intention or one of default? Annie teaches about being purpose-driven, intentional and adaptable to change with an easy 6-point acronym IMPACT (Intentional living, Make it happen, Purpose, Adaptability, Commitment, Tools).

3:15 p.m.          Door Prizes
(must be present to win)

3:30 p.m.          Adjourn

Region 6 Board

  • Julie Aalfs, Chippewa County 
  • Sheri Hansen, Lac Qui Parle County
  • Nancy Hanson, Yellow Medicine County
  • Lacey Scheierl, Meeker County
  • Valerie Honebrink, West Central Industries
  • Karen Kohler-Nelson, McLeod County
  • Bonnie Lund, Renville County
  • Mikaela Zierden, Swift County

Region 6 Agency Members

Big Stone County Family ServicesOrtonville
Chippewa County Family ServicesMontevideo
Kandiyohi County Health and Human ServicesWillmar
Lac Qui Parle County Family ServicesMadison
McLeod County Social ServicesGlencoe
Meeker County Social ServicesLitchfield
Renville County Human ServicesOlivia
Swift County Human ServicesBenson
Yellow Medicine County Family ServicesGranite Falls
Prairie Lakes Youth ProgramsWillmar
PACT for Families CollaborativeWillmar
Heartland Girls' RanchBenson
ProWorks Inc.Litchfield
Aveyron Homes Inc.Hutchinson


View the registration brochure /Register Soon!
Unfortunately online registration is not available for this regional event. Please print the brochure, complete the form and mail it along with your check.
Registration Fees
(includes lunch)
Early Bird Registration 
(on or before Sept. 1): $
Registration (after Sept. 1): $
Full-time Student: $ (include copy of student ID)

Receive 4.0 CEUs 
This course is approved for 4.0 clock hours for the MN Board of Social Work. Provider #CEP-9.