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About This Event

Stewards of Children® uses real people and real stories to show you how to protect children. This training is built on the foundation of The 5 Steps to Protecting Our ChildrenTM, an introductory guide for responsible adults interested in child sexual abuse prevention. You will hear from survivors as well as experts who work with children and families to confront abuse.  

Attend this training to: 

  • gain an increased awareness of the prevalence, consequences, and circumstances of child sexual abuse; 
  • learn new skills to help adults prevent, recognize, and react responsibly to child sexual abuse; 
  • discover how to make positive change to organizational policies and procedures; and 
  • discover individual empowerment through actionable ways to make a difference. 


The mission of DARKNESS to LIGHT is to empower people to prevent child sexual abuse by educating adults about the steps they can take to prevent, recognize and react responsibly to the reality of child sexual abuse. Darkness to Light’s Stewards of Children® training is a proven, award-winning prevention program that teaches adults how to prevent, recognize and react responsibly to child sexual abuse. 


  • Carol Cochard Pool, MSW

    Prevention Educator/Trainer – Prevent Child Abuse Indiana (PCAIN)

    Carol Pool received her Master of Social Work from Indiana University in 1990. She serves as prevention educator for PCAIN and she also facilitates the Nurturing Fathers program held at Edinburgh Correctional Facility.