Darkness to Light: Stewards of Children Free Training in Williams – January 22nd

| November 19, 2014

Darkness to Light: Stewards of Children

Free workshop for parents, staff, and volunteers advocating for children

Help children stay safe from sexual predators  and “Increase your awareness to Prevent Child Sexual Abuse”

  • Hosted by North Country HealthCare
  • Thursday, January 22, 2015
  • 4:30 pm – 7:00 pm
  • Conference Room at North Country HealthCare – Williams

The Stewards of Children program will increase knowledge, improve attitudes and change child-protective behaviors.  This program is for any responsible adult who cares about the welfare of children.  It is also appropriate for youth-serving organizations and personnel.

This training is FREE of charge and a light dinner will be served.

Topics Covered:

  • Facts about the problem of child sexual abuse
  • The types of situations in which child sexual abuse might occur
  • Simple, effective strategies for protecting children from sexual abuse
  • The importance of talking about the prevention of sexual abuse with children and other adults
  • The signs of sexual abuse so that you might intervene and be able to react responsibly

What Outcomes You Can Expect:

  • Increased awareness of the prevalence, consequences and circumstances of child sexual abuse
  • New skills to prevent, recognize and react responsibly to child sexual abuse
  • Individual commitment to action via a personal prevention plan

Michelle Simmons, Healthy Steps Child Development Specialist

North Country HealthCare

301 S. 7th St., Williams, AZ  86046

Office: 928-288-8004North Country: x3635

Email: msimmons@nchcaz.org

www.northcountryhealthcare.org

CALL/EMAIL TO REGISTER BY Thursday, January 15, 2015

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