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Join us January 31st for Darkness to Light’s prevention training, Steward of Children, v.2!

Date: January 30, 2014 Author: jcacvista Categories: Blog

Did you know that 1 in 10 children will be sexually abused by their 18th birthday in the U.S.? Learn how to stop the cycle of abuse and register today for Darkness to Light’s prevention training, Stewards of Children, v.2. Join us on January 31st at the Jefferson Parish Forensic Center for the new Darkness…

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2014 Step Up For Children Gala!

Date: January 24, 2014 Author: jcacvista Categories: Blog

The Jefferson Children’s Advocacy Center (CAC) proudly announces its 3rd annual Step Up For Children Gala on Saturday, April 12th at the Treasure Chest Casino, with musical guests The Yat Pack!!! A Patron Party kicks off the fun-filled evening from 7pm-8pm followed by the Gala, complete with live and silent auctions, door prizes and raffles,…

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What could you do to recognize National Stalking Awareness Month?

Date: January 15, 2014 Author: jcacvista Categories: Blog

In recognition of National Stalking Awareness Month, we would like to promote prevention in this week’s blog. “About 1 in 5 female victims and 1 in 14 male victims experienced stalking between the ages of 11 and 17.” (Source) Many victims of stalking report feeling helpless, isolated, and confused, but it is important to keep…

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January is National Slavery and Human Sex Trafficking Prevention Month

Date: January 7, 2014 Author: jcacvista Categories: Blog

“Slavery tears at our social fabric, fuels violence and organized crime, and debases our common humanity. During National Slavery and Human Trafficking Prevention Month, we renew our commitment to ending this scourge in all its forms.” – Presidential Proclamation, National Slavery and Human Trafficking Prevention Month, 2014 Human trafficking is modern day slavery. The image…

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Upcoming Darkness to Light Training

Date: January 6, 2014 Author: jcacvista Categories: Events

Join us on Friday, April 4th from 1-4 at the Jefferson Parish Forensic Center for the new Darkness to Light training! We are proud to be a Partner in Prevention and have authorized facilitators to provide this training free of charge to the public, as well as interested organizations and businesses.  To register for this upcoming…

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