How to Be Trauma-Informed

WITSEvents, Volunteers

How to be trauma-informed

Jacob Dancer III is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker and Program Manager at UCAN. Jacob led a WITS Talks on being trauma- informed for WITS volunteers and community members on … Read More

WITS History


wits history

WITS’ history started twenty five years ago when three Chicago change agents created two programs, now combined into one organization to empower students as readers. In 1991, Joanne Alter and … Read More

Letter to a Future WITS Student


Letter to a Future WITS Student

With WITS programs ending soon, it’s important that students and volunteers experience a sense of closure and are given time to reflect on their year together. The Program Coordinator team … Read More