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WKCTC and PASAC Partner to Help End Child Sexual Abuse

West Kentucky Community and Technical College is partnering with the Purchase Area Sexual Assault Center (PASAC) for a Darkness to Light education program to help end child sexual abuse.

The presentation, which is free and open to the public, will be held March 2 from 6 8 p.m. in the colleges Emerging Technology Center, Room 109.

PASAC representatives will present Darkness to Lights Stewards of Children, the nationally recognized prevention education program that teaches adults how to prevent, recognize and react to child sexual abuse. The award-winning program is designed for organizations that serve youth and for individuals concerned about the safety of children.

According to the PASAC Web site, the program is the only adult education program that has proven to increase knowledge, change attitudes and positively influence protective behaviors among adults in an effort to reduce the prevalence of sexual violence in communities.

For more information contact Lauren Barks at lbarks@pasacky.org.