Northern California is rich with organizations and educators that can help us develop the skills we need to strengthen and regenerate our homes, communities, and ecosystems. Through the use of permaculture principles and appropriate technology, communities are launching projects ranging from aquaponics and mushroom cultivation to seed saving and rainwater harvesting, canning, beekeeping, and so much more.



The following programs and organizations host reskilling workshops:

East Bay

North Bay

North Coast


Educational Events

Get more informed about what’s going on in the world of community resilience, climate change and resource depletion. Here are a few groups offering educational events on a consistent basis: