August 21, 2017

Missouri’s Child Advocacy Day 2015

Please join the MO Alliance for Children, Youth, and Families for the 33rd Annual Child Advocacy Day in Jefferson City on April 1, 2015. Child Advocacy Day is an opportunity for parents, child care professionals, health care providers, and community members to speak up and ask lawmakers to make the health, safety, and education of Missouri’s children a […]

Registration Now Open for CTF Prevention Conference

We hope you will join CTF and other community, national and statewide prevention advocates and practitioners for this year’sCTF State Conference on Child Abuse/Neglect Prevention “1 Childhood for Every 1 – All Kids Deserve A Good 1”, April 14 & 15, 2015, Capitol Plaza Hotel in Jefferson City.  Registrationis only $95 per person for the entire event […]

CTF Prevention Conference – April 14 & 15, 2015

Please make plans to attend the Children’s Trust Fund Conference on Child Abuse/Neglect Prevention April 14 & 15, 2015 in Jefferson City.   This year’s conference theme is 1 Childhood 4 Every 1 – All Kids Deserve A Good 1.   Registration is $95 per person and will be available online in mid January .   We hope to […]

Stewards of Children Facilitator Workshop Training, Jefferson City

Host – Missouri KidsFirst March 10, 2015, 8:30a.m. – 5p.m. Become an authorized Stewards of Children facilitator and empower adults in your community to prevent child sexual abuse. Cost per person is $350 and includes 7.5 hours of instruction, approved for CEU credit by National Association of Social Workers and National Board of Certified Clinicians; All […]

Real Choices, Real Voices Conference

August 18-20, 2013, Tan Tar A; There’s still time to sign up for the Real Choices Real Voices Conference sponsored by the Missouri Mental Health Foundation (MMHF), but time is running out.     An exciting line up of presenters will inform, inspire and empower throughout this 3-day event!  To view the list of presentations you may […]

The Power of One

One Person Can Change the World….that Person Can Be You!  For those who missed hearing inspirational speaker and native Missourian John O’Leary at the CTF Prevention Conference last April, you will have another opportunity on August 5 in Columbia.   John will be presenting at “THE POWER OF ONE” sponsored by Central Missouri Community Action, in […]

ReadyNation Webinar: Start Early With STEM

Science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) education is a critical component to developing a globally competitive workforce. While it’s true that the U.S. needs more scientists now, we must also build the pipeline for the future. A growing body of research suggests that developing STEM proficiency starts much earlier than high, middle, or even elementary […]

Children’s Mental Health Week

Children’s Mental Health Week (CMHW) is  May 5-11 & Children’s Mental Health Day is Wednesday, May 8. Here are some helpful links and information for promoting this week and raising awareness.  CMHW tool kits are available online.  Two excellent CMHW videos are available to view on DMH’s YouTube Channel: http://youtu.be/i98rAtg2NHk (:15 PSA) http://youtu.be/Skkd-TA1JNo (:30 PSA) […]

Educational Series – Ed Moses Presents: Taking Action to Build a Healthy & Safe Missouri

Please plan to take part in this groundbreaking five-part educational series that tackles the common drugs of abuse in Missouri.  Dates are February 26, April 9, June 14, & August & October, 2013 (to be determined).  Top experts from across the nation will give presentations and then sit for a panel discussion on the sub­stances, […]

Webinar: Child Maltreatment Report 2011 – Key Findings & Expanded Discussion

The Child Maltreatment report series presents national data about child abuse and neglect known to child protective services agencies in the United States. Presenters will discuss key highlights from the most recent report, Child Maltreatment 2011, and share additional findings that shed light on emerging issues and trends in child abuse and neglect. Space is […]