End Child Sexual Abuse Seminar - KPLC 7 News, Lake Charles, Louisiana

'End Child Sexual Abuse' seminar planned in Lake Charles

(SOURCE: MGN Online) (SOURCE: MGN Online)
LAKE CHARLES, LA (KPLC) -

A nationally-recognized free seminar to help increase knowledge, improve attitudes and change protective behaviors of sexually abused children will be held Thursday, June 27, from 8:30 a.m. until noon at the Allen P. August Multi-Purpose Annex, located at 2000 Moeling Street in Lake Charles.

Registration is required for all who plan to attend and will be available on a first come, first serve basis. 

The seminar is specifically designed to train adults in the prevention of child sexual abuse and how to recognize it and react responsibly.

The Stewards of Children training is being presented by Louisiana CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocates for Children).

The Stewards of Children is a program created for both organizations and individuals that serve youth and are concerned about the safety of children.

This free seminar is made possible by the Calcasieu Parish Police Jury, Louisiana CASA, and Grandparents Raising Grandchildren Information Center of Louisiana Inc. 

Interested residents can register by emailing their name, address, city and phone number to: amart@cppj.net, or they may call Adele Mart or Brenda Prejean at 337-721-4020. 

Copyright 2013 KPLC. All rights reserved.

  • More Local NewsNewsMore>>

  • TRAFFIC: Accident on I-10 near mile marker 66

    TRAFFIC: Accident on I-10 near mile marker 66

    Sunday, August 19 2018 6:44 PM EDT2018-08-19 22:44:44 GMT
    Crash on 1-10 near Jennings (Source: google)Crash on 1-10 near Jennings (Source: google)

    A crash is causing traffic on 1-10 next to Jennings near mile marker 67.

    More >>

    A crash is causing traffic on 1-10 next to Jennings near mile marker 67.

    More >>
  • Iowa hosted 10th annual Arts & Crafts Festival

    Iowa hosted 10th annual Arts & Crafts Festival

    Sunday, August 19 2018 5:45 PM EDT2018-08-19 21:45:00 GMT

    The town of Iowa celebrated it's 10th annual Arts and Crafts Festival at the Iowa Community Center Saturday. The event had a petting zoo, live entertainment from New Orleans entertainer Matthew Noel, also known as “The Magic Yo-Yo,” and RD ‘Red Dog’ Hebert. Balloon art will also be provided by “Hobo Bill” and Friends, courtesy of The Shriners. Several local artisans were at the event demonstrating their crafts including basket-...

    More >>

    The town of Iowa celebrated it's 10th annual Arts and Crafts Festival at the Iowa Community Center Saturday. The event had a petting zoo, live entertainment from New Orleans entertainer Matthew Noel, also known as “The Magic Yo-Yo,” and RD ‘Red Dog’ Hebert. Balloon art will also be provided by “Hobo Bill” and Friends, courtesy of The Shriners. Several local artisans were at the event demonstrating their crafts including basket-...

    More >>
  • Model Aviation Show held in Carlyss

    Model Aviation Show held in Carlyss

    Sunday, August 19 2018 5:16 PM EDT2018-08-19 21:16:34 GMT

    The Lake Area Radio Kontrol Society celebrated their 50th anniversary Saturday with a Model Aviation Day. Those who attended the event, held at  at Larksfield Road in Carlyss, were able to see flying demonstrations throughout the day,  Model jets, war birds, helicopters were on display, and in the skies. There were also free introductory flying lessons given so that attendees could test their piloting skills. Bo Hinch, the organizer of the event, says he h...

    More >>

    The Lake Area Radio Kontrol Society celebrated their 50th anniversary Saturday with a Model Aviation Day. Those who attended the event, held at  at Larksfield Road in Carlyss, were able to see flying demonstrations throughout the day,  Model jets, war birds, helicopters were on display, and in the skies. There were also free introductory flying lessons given so that attendees could test their piloting skills. Bo Hinch, the organizer of the event, says he h...

    More >>
Powered by Frankly