Phoenix Children's Hospital offers child abuse prevention class - Ahwatukee Foothills News: Health Briefs

Phoenix Children's Hospital offers child abuse prevention class

Print
Font Size:
Default font size
Larger font size

Posted: Saturday, December 24, 2011 1:01 pm

With recent news of child abuse hitting the airways across the country, Phoenix Children's Hospital will host a free Stewards of Children child abuse prevention class on Jan. 11, from 2 to 5 p.m., at the Rosenberg Medical Plaza, Cohen Conference Center, 1920 E. Cambridge Road, located on the Phoenix Children's Hospital main campus.

Stewards of Children is a three-hour workshop designed to educate adults on how to prevent, recognize and react responsibly to the reality of child sexual abuse, and emphasizes child safety as an adult's responsibility. The training is free and open to the public. Parents, youth sports organizations, coaches, camp counselors, youth service organizations, teachers, school personnel and faith centers are encouraged to attend. Stewards of Children facilitates discussion about the incidence and consequences of abuse, and presents information about child protection policies and reporting mandates. The training includes an interactive workbook and companion brochure, 7 Steps to Protecting Our Children.

Participants are strongly encouraged to register by Jan. 5 online at http://action.phoenixchildrens.com/site/Calendar?id=106011&view=Detail.

More about

More about

  • Discuss

Zeke Jones talks about going to ASU and his time as National Coach

National Freestyle Coach Zeke Jones talks about decision to accept Arizona State job, and his ...

Calendar

Submit Calendar Event

Facebook

ahwatukee.com on Facebook

Twitter

ahwatukee.com on Twitter

RSS

Subscribe to ahwatukee.com via RSS

RSS Feeds

Spacer4px

Zeke Jones talks about going to ASU and his time as National Coach

National Freestyle Coach Zeke Jones talks about decision to accept Arizona State job, and his ...

[Sponsored] Welcome to Ahwatukee Skin & Laser

Discover the different Ahwatukee Skin & Laser offers for medical and cosmetic dermatology. We...

Chandler Rotary boys 100M finals

Mountain Pointer's Paul Lucas wins race in 10.52 despite stumble out of blocks.

Online poll

Loading…
prev next