The CARE Center Sponsors All Levels of Darkness to Light

Prevent NOW!

Attend a new awareness meeting to learn about the human and economic impact of child sexual abuse and what the Orleans metropolitan community is doing to prevent abuse of children.  Meet members of the community and enjoy breakfast together the first Wednesday of every month at 1040 Calhoun Street.
Cost: Free

Darkness to Light: Stewards of Children™

Become a Steward of Children™ and learn the 5 simple steps to protect children from sexual abuse. Darkness to Light is a scientifically proven educational program proven to increase knowledge of, improve attitudes about, and change child-protective behaviors regarding child sexual abuse.   Discover ways to prevent, recognize, and react responsibly. Training is 2 hours.
Cost: $10 for workbook, but scholarships are available through the LA Children’s Trust Fund.

Upcoming trainings (All from 9-11 AM at Children’s Hospital Calhoun Campus)

Authorized Facilitator of Darkness to Light

Become an authorized facilitator to administer the Steward of Children™ Training Program.  The 7.5 hours of instruction, Stewards of Children™ curriculum, training materials, and DVDs
Cost: $350

Partner in Prevention Distinction

Earn Partner in Prevention distinction for your organization or business.  Commit the time and effort to educate on how to prevent, recognize, and react responsibly to child sexual abuse.  An organization receives the Darkness to Light Partner in Prevention distinction when they have successfully met the annual guidelines established by Darkness to Light.  Partners in Prevention have made prevention a priority by using Stewards of Children™ to train staff and volunteers who interact with youth, by conducting criminal background checks on staff and volunteers who work with youth and by implementing policy that limits opportunities for one adult to be alone with one child.
Cost: Time, Commitment and Application.

The Prevention Coalition

Join the coalition, a grassroots initiative of community members who want to be part of the solution to stop child sexual abuse.  Join the group today.
Benefit: Community


Participate in the solution.

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Click the logo and register today for the next Prevent NOW meeting or sponsor a meeting in your home, agency or business.

Contact NOCAC@chnola.org or call (504) 896-9237 for more information or to register for a prevention program.

Downloadable Darkness to Light Resources:

About Darkness to Light

Community Based Prevention


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