Bringing experts and concerned members of the community together to promote change.
Darkness to Light, a nationally recognized authority on the issue of child sexual abuse prevention and creator of the award winning Stewards of Children curriculum, has partnered with our Y and the New Jersey YMCA State Alliance to inform, educate and mobilize advocates for children.
Stewards of Children
Did you know the research shows:
The Meadowlands Area YMCA has set a goal to use the Stewards of Children curriculum to:
Additionally, our Y has set a goal to train 5% of the adults in our YMCA service area about how to protect children. Research tells us that 5% is the critical point for positive change in a community. Our Y intends to facilitate this change through training individuals and engaging community parters including local civic and volunteer groups, non-profits, school districts and local government
Free online training is available for New Jersey residents. Continuing education credits for professionals in various fields can be obtained through this training.
For more information or to set up a training for your organization or group, call us - 201.955.5300.