Resilience teams use a step-by-step process and tools to work toward common goals. The process and tools are not set in stone, so please feel free to adapt them in a way that works best for you and your team.

Step 1: Organizing
The Organizing Kit helps you find and gather people who are interested in becoming a team. The kit focuses on organizing and planning. Download the kit to get started.

rteams-guide-screen-shot-1-23-16Step 2: Building
The Resilience Guide  provides the outline of a three-session process to help you and your participants become a team. The process supports your team in building trust, learning about resilience, deciding how your team members want to help each other, and forming a consensus about how to work together.

Step 3: Teamwork
After your team is organized and you’ve completed the first three sessions, your team will work together to decide next steps such as activities you’d like to learn together. Here are a few ideas for team activities to help you get started:

Resilience Modules (coming soon) offer activity outlines for you and your team to use a guide when you’re first getting started.

  • Gardening
  • Composting
  • Solar cooking
  • Cooking and baking
  • Preserving food
  • Saving energy
  • Sharing resources
  • Getting healthy
  • Building financial resilience