Join Lightning Bolt for a day of Oakland Power Projects workshops, story-collecting and skill-building sessions to enhance community power to respond to healthcare needs and emergencies without police.

FREE and open to all community members. Lunch provided. Childcare is available on request – please contact us at

LOCATION: East Bay Community Space, 507 55th St (@Telegraph Ave), Oakland

9:30 Doors

10:00 – 10:15 Welcome

10:15 – 12:30 Know Your Options workshops: First response to acute emergencies / opiate overdose / behavioral health

1:00 – 2:00 Emergency Preparedness Skillshare block 1

2:15 – 3:15 Emergency Prepardeness Skillshare block 2

3:30-5:00 Closing Panel: Self-Defense and Self-Determination:
Fighting Policing, Fighting Imprisonment, and Building the Resources We Need

***Note on accessibility: The East Bay Community Space is wheelchair accessible. Please come fragrance free to support access to everyone.

Questions? For more information contact or call 510 444 0484