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Child Safety and Welfare Program offered at Henderson Rec Center

Posted 12/17/2013

University of Nevada Cooperative Extension will offer the Child Safety and Welfare program during the winter session at the Valley View Recreation Center. This program is designed for parents to increase their awareness and knowledge of all safety and welfare issues: Shaken Baby Syndrome (SBS), Child Abuse Awareness, Anger Management and Positive Guidance.

The Child Safety and Welfare program is scheduled for Wednesday afternoons beginning January 15 from 3-5 p.m. This is a 4 week session. The Valley View Recreation Center is located at 500 Harris Street, Henderson, NV 89015.

Shaken Baby Syndrome increases participants’ (parents or other caregivers) awareness and knowledge of SBS. Child Abuse Awareness helps parents or other caregivers recognize child abuse and neglect. Anger Management provides parents with research-based information related to anger management and child abuse prevention. Positive Guidance helps build parents positive guidance skills. The materials are also available in Spanish.

For more information, contact email Olga Soto or call 702-257-5567.

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