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A Course in Responding to Child Abuse

September 17, 2013 @ 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm


Advocates for Children in collaboration with Central Maine Community College will offer a “Responding to Child Abuse” course. This 36 hour comprehensive course will run for 12 weeks on Tuesday evenings from 5:30 to 8:30pm starting on September 17th through December 10th at CMCC’s Auburn campus. The cost is $250.00 per person and includes all materials. Upon successful completion of the course participants will receive 4.5 Continuing Education Units.

Working with children and youth who are victims of physical, sexual, emotional abuse and neglect can be overwhelming and confusing.  This course will offer an opportunity to learn from professionals in their fields of expertise about how law enforcement, the judicial system, the medical community, foster care programs, sexual assault crisis professionals, domestic violence experts, the Department of Health and Human Services, and Advocates for Children work to end the cycle of abuse in Androscoggin County.

“Responding to Child Abuse” will inform educators, child care personnel, social workers, guardians ad litem, and other professionals working with children and families how they can contribute to the protection of children and youth.
**Registration deadline is September 16, 2013**

There will be NO CLASS on November 26, 2013.

For more information or to register, please contact:

Advocates for Children at  207-783-3990 or  info@advocatesforchildren.net


Click this link Responding to Child Abuse Class 2013 to download a registration form and mail to:

Advocates for Children

57 Birch Street, Ste, 204

Lewiston, ME 04240



September 17, 2013
5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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Central Maine Community College
1250 Turner Street
Auburn, 04241 United States
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