The Livingston Foster Adoptive Kinship Association will offer a free workshop for parents, staff and volunteers advocating for children.
The Stewards of Children program will begin at 6:30 p.m. Friday at the Revival Temple, 28521 Walker South Road, Walker.
The Stewards of Children program will increase knowledge, improve attitudes and change child-protective behaviors, a news release from the Livingston Foster Adoptive Kinship Association said. The program is for responsible adults who care about the welfare of children. It is also appropriate for youth-serving organizations and personnel.
Topics covered include:
Facts about sexual abuse in children.
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.
The signs of sexual abuse so that others can intervene and react responsibly.
To register, visit www.livingstonfosterassoc.org.