The CARE Center of Indiana County will offer a workshop May 13 from 4 to 7 p.m. at The ARC of Indiana County, 120 N. Fifth St., Indiana, that will increase knowledge, improve attitudes and change child-protective behaviors through the Stewards of Children program.
This program is for any responsible adult who cares about the welfare of children. It is also appropriate for youth-serving organizations and personnel.
The cost is $10 per person for workshop materials. Interested individuals should RSVP by May 6 at firstname.lastname@example.org or (724) 463-8595.
Topics covered in the workshop will include facts about the problem of child sexual abuse; the types of situations in which child sexual abuse might occur; simple, effective strategies for protecting children from sexual abuse; the importance of talking about the prevention of sexual abuse with children and other adults; and the signs of sexual abuse so that you might intervene and be able to react responsibly.