SRQ Strong

creating a community that cares for itself



Action Working Group

SRQ Strong is committed to addressing structural sources of trauma like poverty and racism  by developing position statements on key policy issues, mobilizing community participation, and joining with other organizations to take political action. 


Activities have included:

  • Partnering with the Sarasota Anti-Racism Working Group to sponsor an Undoing Racism workshop for faith communities in March 2020
  • Supporting the Community Partnership School Model promoted by Protect Our Public schools (POPs)
  • Partnership with UNIDOS Now and League of United Latin American Citizens (LULAC) to help undocumented families understand and prepare for unanticipated traumatic events


Coming Soon  Fact sheets and policy positions on:

  • Trauma and Poverty
  • How trauma effects people in the mental health system