The New England Fed is pleased to offer year round educational opportunities to leadership teams and operations staff.

  • Leadership Series calls will be held on the 3rd Monday in July, September, November, and February from 1-2pm
  • Operations-level webinars will be held on the 2nd Wednesday in August, October, January and March from 10-11am


Monday, September 19th 1:00-2:00pm EST
Exploring our Groundwater: Understanding how bias impacts our work

Join Allyson Ryder, Regional Ambassador and Facilitator for the Soul Focused Group as we break down socialization in the United States and start to consider the impacts of bias in our work to help pets and their families.


Monday, November 21st 1:00-2:00pm EST
Trust Me With Your (Work) Life

Join Natalie Wilde, Associate Director of the Shelter Employee Engagement & Development Survey (SeeDS) to discuss how shelter leaders can foster employee trust and the benefits of doing so. Key topics include maintaining justice in the workplace and preventing burnout.


(by registering, you will be registered for both the 9/19 call and the 11/21 call)



A one-hour webinar covering humane handling and basic body language of cats and dogs for shelter employees. The perfect training for new hires or veteran staff who need a refresher. Morgan Katz and Corinne Bourgoin of the MSPCA will present this session.


October 12, 2022- Infectious and Zoonotic Disease In The Shelter Environment: Part 1 of 2
A one hour webinar all about Infectious Disease in the shelter with Stephanie Magnarelli, DVM of ARL Bedford, NH.


A one hour webinar all about effective sanitation in the shelter with Stephanie Magnarelli, DVM of ARL Bedford, NH.




Outreach 2020 Recordings



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