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Child Abuse Prevention

The Purchase Area Sexual Assault amp; Child Advocacy Center will be offering Darkness To Lights Stewards of Children programming free of charge in the month of April in observance of Child Abuse Prevention Month. In the United States, 1:4 girls and 1:6 boys will be sexually victimized before their 18th birthday. The Stewards of Children program is a prevention training program that teaches adults how to prevent, recognize, and react responsibly to child sexual abuse. The program is designed for organizations that serve youth and for individuals concerned about the safety of children. It is the only nationally distributed, evidence based program proven to increase knowledge, improve attitudes, and change child protective behaviors.

Opportunities to attend:

  • Tuesday, April 10, 2012 at Lone Oak First Baptist Church, 9 a.m. to noon
  • Thursday, April 19, 2012 at Lone Oak First Baptist Church, 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
  • Saturday, April 28, 2012 at Trace Creek Baptist Church, 9 a.m. to noon

Registration is required. To register contact Amy Clevidence, Associate Director at PASAC at 270-534-4422 or by email at aclevidence@pasacky.org.