Darkness to Light Training
Darkness to Light empowers adults to prevent, recognize, and react responsibly to child sexual abuse through awareness, education, and stigma reduction. These free online trainings are designed for organizations that serve youth and individuals concerned about safety of children.
CAPS wants to train 100 Adults in Darkness to Light trainings in 100 days! There are four events throughout the month of April that provide exceptional training. The courses include:
April 20 – What is Healthy Touch for Children and Youth
From 3-4 p.m. at CAPS
April 25 – Recognizing and Reporting Child Abuse and Neglect
At CAPS, from 3-5 p.m.
Register at email@example.com or call 574.295-2277, ext. 252
Monique Burr online Trainings: Recognizing & Reporting Child Abuse & Neglect; Real World Safety: Protecting Youth Online & Off; Protecting Children from Child Sexual Abuse; Preventing, Recognizing, and Responding to Human Trafficking
National Center for Missing and Exploited Children (NCMEC) is a non-profit whose mission is to help find missing children, reduce child sexual exploitation, and prevent child victimization. Check out their free resources for child serving professionals and parents that include videos, discussion guides, games, and presentations.
Indiana Department of Child Services online information course for reporting abuse and neglect
Please plan to attend the CAPS Rally starting at 11 a.m. Monday, April 11, 2022, in downtown Elkhart on the Civic Plaza, to commemorate child abuse prevention awareness month! This rally is held every April (virtually for the past two years) in downtown Elkhart as a way to make a public declaration of our support for the prevention of child abuse and neglect. Special speakers include Elkhart City Mayor Roberson, Magistrate Bellin and CAPS interim CEO Nicholle Probst.