Partners in Prevention (PIP) will host the Hope Talks Conference at Maude Cobb Convention and Activity Complex on Tuesday, October 23, 2018, 8:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. The theme is “Making a More Mindful Community.” Keynote Speakers are the founders of the Baltimore-based Holistic Life Foundation (HLF), a nonprofit organization committed to nurturing the wellness of children and adults in under-served communities. HLF has been featured in Oprah's magazine, CNN, CBS, and PBS for their innovative work they do with the youth. The conference is designed for educators, social workers, counselors, nonprofit representatives, youth development leaders, and community leaders. Hope Talks will provide innovative ideas that spark hope for a more compassionate, well-balanced community and will provide a day full of networking and education. Tickets are $35 through August 23rd, $45 afterwards and are available online at http://hopetalks.eventzilla.net/web/event?eventid=2138962378. For further information please call Partners in Prevention at 903-237-1019.