Nationally, 1 out of every 10 children will be a victim of child abuse before their 18th birthday. While reports of child neglect and abuse are on the rise across the state of Indiana, prevention programming for both children and adults is bringing these topics to the forefront. By providing age-appropriate child abuse prevention programming directly to children, our communities in Southwest Indiana are seeing positive results in how these cases are reported.
Join us for this experience and learn as we:
- Understand how child abuse affects individuals across their lifetime;
- Identify prevention strategies to help safeguard children at various stages;
- Understand the roles that youth-serving organization have to keep children and communities safe