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Training Event Teaches How to Identify Signs of Child Sexual Abuse

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Child sexual abuse is one of the most prevalent, most hidden risks that kids in our community face.  1 in 10 children will be sexually abused before they turn 18 in the US. All children deserve the opportunity to grow up healthy and whole. Protecting them from abuse is an adult responsibility. We invite you to learn more about how you can become part of the solution in our community.

The Y's cause is to nurture the potential of every child and youth. As a part of our commitment to child safety, the Summit Area YMCA has partnered with the Darkness to Light organization to create awareness of and generate discussion around the issues of child sexual abuse and its prevention. 

Come for a free training at the Berkeley Heights YMCA.

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Date: April 27, 2017

Time: 6:30pm - 8:30pm

Where: Berkeley Heights YMCA
550 Springfield Avenue, Berkeley Heights, NJ 07922

RSVP by April 26 to Tiffany Escott at 908. 464. 8373 x 2012 or tiffany.escott@thesay.org

The Summit Area YMCA is one of the area’s leading charitable 501(c)3 organizations. Our programs and services are open to all through our financial assistance programs made possible through the generosity of our members, donors and partners. To strengthen your community, make your tax-deductible donation today at www.theSAY.org

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