Prevent NOW

Promote Abuse Prevention!

Taking the first steps towards preventing child sexual abuse.

Darkness to Light’s Prevent Now! program assists and supports communities in creating sustainable child sexual abuse prevention initiatives that increase awareness, education, prevention, and advocacy.  It engages an entire community in prevention efforts and provides training, tools, resources, and funding for the program. Attend a meeting to learn the human and economic impact of child sexual abuse and what the New Orleans community is doing to prevent abuse. Prevent Now! makes prevention a priority in the community and defines a solution to end child sexual abuse. Cost: Free.

Bringing Prevent Now! to your community:

  • One-day workshops are regularly held in Charleston, South Carolina.  Scheduled workshops can be found online at
  • These workshops teach you strategies and best practices for successful community initiatives.
  • Prevent Now! is currently being used by independent professionals, churches, child advocacy centers, schools, and youth serving organizations.  Whether you are an independent facilitator or represent an organization, you can benefit from attending Prevent Now! workshops.

Since 2010, over 1,180 members of the community have attended a Prevent Now! training.

See the NOCAC and CARE Center Calendar for dates and times of trainings


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