Stewards of Children 1/23/2020

Stewards of Children 1/23/2020

About This Campaign

Free class for adults to learn how to prevent, recognize and respond to child sexual abuse.

Thursday, Jan 23, 2020
5:30 - 7:30 pm
At the Children's Center
112 W. 5th
Bonham, TX 75418

This class is designed for individuals and organizations that serve children and adolescents, providing prevention training for staff, volunteers, parents, and other interested adults.

Class is 2 hours long and utilizes video, workbooks and class discussion.

Certificate given to all who successfully complete the class.

Core Features:

A video integrating segments of sexual abuse survivors relating their stories of violation and healing, with segments from the author of the curriculum and from professionals who interface daily with the problem of sexual abuse.

An interactive workbook for each participant to use and keep.
Discussion about critical issues in sexual abuse prevention and the relevance of these issues within organizations that serve children and adolescents. Led by an authorized facilitator.

Training covers signs and symptoms of child sexual abuse, how to respond to suspicions of child sexual abuse and strategies to prevent child sexual abuse.

Location / Venue

Fannin County Childrens Center

Campaign to Support Fannin County Childrens Center

The Fannin County Children’s Center has been serving abused and neglected children since 1993.  Our mission is promoting safety and improving the lives of abused and neglected children.   Our programs include CASA, Children’s Advocacy Center and child abuse prevention.  CASA, which stands for Court Appointed Special Advocates, recruits community volunteers to be advocates for children in foster care.  The Children’s Advocacy Center facilities a multidisciplinary team of public and private agencies involved in the investigation, prosecution and treatment of child abuse. 

The Children’s Center is a 501(c)3 organization, therefore donations are tax deductible to the extent allowable by law. Gifts to the center will help sustain many efforts to prevent child abuse and restore the lives of children who are victims of abuse and neglect.