Advocates For Children · 124 Canal St., Suite A Lewiston, ME 04240 · Phone: 207.783.3990 · Fax: 207.783.9402 ·

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A Course in Responding to Child Abuse

REGISTER TODAY to join the fall 2015 class.

Responding to Child Abuse is a 13 week course appropriate for anyone caring for or working with children and families. Learn more about programs and resources you can access to prevent and address child abuse and neglect.

Experts in their respective fields will present current information including:

  • The Department of Health and Human Services
  • Law Enforcement and the Judicial System
  • The Medical Community
  • Foster Care and Adoption
  • Family Violence and Substance Abuse
  • Sex Offenders and Treatment 
  • Programs and resources for children of all ages and their families, and more!

The course begins on September 8 at Central Maine Community College in Auburn from 5:30-8:30pm. 4.5 CEUs are available upon completion of the course. Participants will be required to complete assigned reading, 3 reaction papers and a final presentation.

Past participants say:

The information from presenters was invaluable.”

 “I learned so much about the impact of abuse, available resources, risk factors of abuse and treatment options. I also learned that no one is exempt. This class really made me think about my life and experiences and how I manage as an adult.”

“I learned so much about resiliency and that there IS hope and lots of resources.”

  Cost: $275 for course – includes all materials

Call (207) 783-3990 for more information or to register.

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