YMCA announces initiative to protect children from abuse
N.Y. -- As a part of National Prevent Child Abuse month, Capital District YMCA
President David Brown joined key regional leaders Tuesday to detail a new
initiative designed to protect children from abuse.
'Darkness to Light,' an
advocacy group aimed at educating adults on how to recognize and react to signs
of child sexual abuse will offer Capital District participants the opportunity
to enroll in half-day training workshops.
Albany County District Attorney
David Soares was among those to attend the announcement of the new partnership
to prevent child abuse, which was unveiled at 11 a.m. Tuesday at the Albany
Branch of the Capital District, located at 616 North Pearl Street.
For more information, or to
arrange a training session, contact Rayette Johnson
at (518) 869-3500 x9907.