Child Abuse Prevention

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    Taxonomy Code: FN-1500.1900-150

    Programs, often offered in the schools or in other community settings, that attempt to protect children from physical, sexual and/or emotional abuse or exploitation through a variety of educational interventions which may focus on children of various ages, parents, people who work with children and/or the community at large. The sessions may offer suggestions for children and/or parents regarding ways of avoiding or handling an abusive or potentially abusive situation and/or information about the indicators and incidence of abuse, requirements for reporting abuse and community resources that are available to children who have been abused and to their families.

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    Service NameDescriptionLocationProgramAgency
    BUREAU FOR AT-RISK YOUTHSupplies innovative, high quality, user friendly resources that help children, teens, parents, educators, and others cope with the many vital issues facing today's youth. Areas of concern and publishing activity include substance abuse, violence prevention, conflict resolution, child abuse, teenage sexuality, and self esteem.SuffolkBUREAU FOR AT-RISK YOUTHBUREAU FOR AT-RISK YOUTH
    CERTIFICATION AND LICENSING WORKSHOPSOffers workshops designed to meet the requirements of Chapter 544 New York State Law (1988), which requires many licensed professionals, teachers, and school administrators applying for the renewal of a license, registration, certificate or limited permit to complete coursework regarding child abuse, DASA and school violence. Fingerprinting is also required. To satisfy these requirements, SPD offers the following NYSED-approved workshops: Training in Identifying and Reporting Suspected Cases of Child Abuse and Maltreatment; Identification and Referral of Substance Abuse; Project Save (Prevention and Intervention of School Violence); Dignity for All Students Act (Training in Harassment, Bullying and Discrimination Prevention and Intervention); and Autism Workshop. Call for details and a brochure.SuffolkCERTIFICATION AND LICENSING WORKSHOPSSTONY BROOK UNIVERSITY SCHOOL OF PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT
    CHILDREN'S DIVISIONAdvocates for increased community awareness of the problem of child abuse and neglect develops improved access to information resources on child protection issues, provides training resources in the field of child protection offers a variety of professional publications offers professional expertise in evaluation, consultation and technical assistance to public and private child protection agencies.CHILDREN'S DIVISIONAMERICAN HUMANE ASSOCIATION
    COUNSELING FOR SEXUALLY VICTIMIZED ADULTS AND CHILDREN AND THEIR NON-OFFENDING FAMILY MEMBERSProvides individual and group counseling for sexually victimized adults and children and non-offending family members. Offers play therapy for children/youth 3 yrs. and older and their non-offending parents. Call for more information.COUNSELING FOR SEXUALLY VICTIMIZED ADULTS AND CHILDREN AND THEIR NON-OFFENDING FAMILY MEMBERSPARENTS FOR MEGAN'S LAW
    CRISIS INTERVENTIONProvides information and referral for domestic problems related but not limited to, child abuse/neglect, family violence and elder abuse.NassauCRISIS INTERVENTIONMERCY MEDICAL CENTER
    EDUCATIONOffers a number of professional development programs for teachers, as well as for teacher candidates. Course offerings include: School Violence Prevention and Intervention Workshop; Training in the Identification and Reporting of Child Abuse and Neglect; Mandatory Fingerprinting; DASA Workshop: NYS Dignity For All Students; English CST Preparation; Social Studies CST Preparation; Spanish CST Preparation; Students with Disabilities CST Preparation; Multi-Subject: Teachers of Childhood (Grades 1-6 CST Preparation; Education Institutes (over 70 planned for the summer); Advanced Placement Summer Institutes; TESOL Certification: Educational Technology Specialist Certification Pathway; Science and Math Education Institutes; and English Language Arts Education Institute. Also offered are Teacher Professional Development Online Workshops. Courses vary each semester. Call for more detailed information.NassauEDUCATIONMOLLOY COLLEGE-DIVISION OF CONTINUING EDUCATION AND PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT
    HEALTHCAREOffers a number of non-credit courses and programs in the Health Professions. The areas that courses and programs are offered in are: Healthcare (specific courses are in Training In The Identification And Reporting Of Child Abuse And Neglect; Training In Barrier Precaution And Infection Control Measures); AHA Basic Advanced Cardiac Life Support and AHA Renewal Advanced Cardiac Life Support. Courses vary each semester. Call for more detailed information.NassauHEALTHCAREMOLLOY COLLEGE-DIVISION OF CONTINUING EDUCATION AND PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT
    IN SCHOOL VIOLENCE PREVENTION EDUCATION PROGRAMProvides school-based workshops for elementary, middle, and high schools to teach youth about violence and abuse prevention strategies with age/grade-level appropriate curricula.SuffolkIN SCHOOL VIOLENCE PREVENTION EDUCATION PROGRAMTHE RETREAT, INC.
    K-12 PREVENTION THROUGH EDUCATION WORKSHOPSOffers a variety of workshops on classroom violence prevention and child safety education for students in Kindergarten through 12th grade. Workshops are targeted for specific grade levels and held in small classroom settings. Topics include Internet safety, bullying, child abuse prevention, sexual harassment awareness and prevention and date/acquaintance rape awareness and prevention. Call for more information.NassauK-12 PREVENTION THROUGH EDUCATION WORKSHOPSCAPS-CHILD ABUSE PREVENTION SERVICES
    MANDATED REPORTER TRAININGProvides OCFS (Office of Children and Family Services) mandated reporter training and information on identifying and reporting child abuse and neglect/maltreatment. On site programs.Call for schedule of programs at PFML.MANDATED REPORTER TRAININGPARENTS FOR MEGAN'S LAW
    NYS TEACHER CERTIFICATION REQUIREMENTSOffers courses for those who need them to become a certified teacher in New York State. Teachers must complete three workshops, in addition to completing an approved teacher education program. The workshops are: the School Violence Prevention and Intervention Workshop (Project SAVE), the Child Abuse Identification Workshop, and the Dignity for All Students Act (DASA). These workshops should be taken within your last two semesters of your degree program. You can enroll in these workshops through the LIU Post School of Continuing Education. Call for more detailed information.NassauNYS TEACHER CERTIFICATION REQUIREMENTSLIU-SCHOOL OF PROFESSIONAL AND CONTINUING EDUCATION
    PREVENTION EDUCATION PROGRAMProvides adult and child sexual abuse education and rape prevention for children, teens and adults. Offers internet safety prevention education for teens, parents and professionals working with children, contract agencies, (Pre-K-Grade 12), and the general public. Call for more information.PREVENTION EDUCATION PROGRAMPARENTS FOR MEGAN'S LAW
    PREVENTION PROGRAMS FOR STUDENTSOffers two and three-session workshops for elementary, middle, and high school students in classroom settings across Long Island at no cost. Programs include child abuse prevention, bully prevention, relational aggression, sexual harassment, date rape and Internet safety.NassauPREVENTION PROGRAMS FOR STUDENTSCAPS-CHILD ABUSE PREVENTION SERVICES
    PROJECT KIDZ TALKProvides peer support and socialization groups for child victims of sexual abuse and their non-offending family members. Children are organized into age appropriate groups that meet once a week along with non-offending parents for a family-style dinner, followed by projects and occasioned family outings. This program is also offered through the William Floyd School District in Mastic, Suffolk County. Call for further information.NassauPROJECT KIDZ TALKTHE SAFE CENTER LI
    SACHEM COMMUNITY YOUTH SERVICESProvides recreation, educational services, employment, advocacy and referral services, child abuse prevention programs, crisis intervention, informal drug and alcohol counseling/education, and a Social Worker is available for counseling. A summer recreation program is also available. A contract agency of Brookhaven Town Youth Bureau.SuffolkSACHEM COMMUNITY YOUTH SERVICESSACHEM COMMUNITY YOUTH SERVICES
    SPEAKER'S BUREAUOffers workshops on bullying (DASA), relational aggression, cyber safety, child abuse, child abduction, sexual harassment, violence prevention, gender equity, and conflict solving for teachers, parents and students. Licensure training workshops for recognizing and reporting child abuse, violence prevention and DASA for all educational staff requiring NYS Certification.SuffolkSPEAKER'S BUREAUSCOPE EDUCATION SERVICES
    STAFF DEVELOPMENT FACULTY IN SERVICE PROGRAMSWorkshops and seminars for educators, para-professionals, and other professionals on child abuse prevention, positive discipline, internet safety, bully prevention, and keeping children safe from sexual abuse. Programs held on-site and off-site.NassauSTAFF DEVELOPMENT FACULTY IN SERVICE PROGRAMSCAPS-CHILD ABUSE PREVENTION SERVICES
    SUFFOLK COUNTY FATHERHOOD INITATIVEProvides case management, parenting program for fathers, healthy relationship workshops for individuals and/or couples, peer mentoring, job readiness coaching and economic stability/mobility services, domestic violence prevention education, and program support services (e.g. transportation assistance, employment-related participant support cost). Program locations vary. Call for more details.SuffolkSUFFOLK COUNTY FATHERHOOD INITIATIVETHE RETREAT, INC.
    SUFFOLK COUNTY FATHERHOOD INITIATIVEProvides domestic violence and child abuse prevention, employment/education, counseling and referrals, case management services, relationship development program for couples and parenting program for fathers.SuffolkDEPARTMENT OF HUMAN SERVICES-RESOURCE CENTER-WYANDANCHTOWN OF BABYLON

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