the education team takes a selfie outside of mcmillan elementary as they prepare to deliver our child abuse prevention program

Our Education Programs

Have you ever wondered who we are, and what types of child abuse prevention programs we offer? Wonder no more! Our organization has two different teams. One provides the public with educational prevention programs, and the other provides home visitation programs. This post explains what we do on the education side of things! Educating Children First and foremost, we educate …

Preventing Child Sexual Abuse

Preventing Child Sexual Abuse

5 tips to protect the children in your life 1 in 10 children will be sexually abused before the age of 18 in the United States. Children who are sexually abused can deal with the negative consequences of abuse for a lifetime. So, what can we do to prevent child abuse and keep the children in our lives safe?  1. …

Dealing with Heat Exhaustion

Dealing with Heat Exhaustion

Outdoor play and exploration is a great way to support children’s development. But, when temperatures soar, as they have this summer, outdoor playtime can be dangerous. No one wants to be stuck inside when they’re on summer vacation, so how can parents facilitate outdoor activities while keeping kids safe? Here are some tips to protect your kids from the heat, …

Summer Safety Tips

Summer Safety Tips

HAVE FUN AND STAY SAFE THIS SUMMER During a family dinner with our Grammy and some nieces and nephews, I asked everyone about their day’s highs and lows- a tradition we loosely follow, known by many different monikers (i.e. roses and thorns, peaks and valleys). We’ve only recently started gathering for meals with extended family, and it was a great …