“I told my daughter that someone touched me as an 8 year old girl but I didn’t tell my mom until I was 22 years old. She yelled, “Why didn’t you tell a safe adult?!” I told her that we were never taught that we should. We just sat in shame. This program is amazing and THANK YOU!”

— Anonymous

A comprehensive, developmentally appropriate program designed for 1st – 6th grade students that focuses on the following subjects. See links below for other agency pamphlets:
Childhelp Speak Up Be Safe
Two safety lessons are facilitated in each classroom. Follow-up activities are administered by teachers to reinforce the lessons’ content. Take-home educational materials are distributed among students to share with parents and caregivers and to encourage discussion on these important topics. The major topics and key terms covered in each grade’s lessons are found below.

Program Curriculum

Quotes

“Children are likely to live up to what you believe of them.”

— Lady Bird Johnson

Success Stories

Socorro’s story

  “The Nurturing Parenting Program (NPP) for parents of children with special needs and health concerns came into my life at the perfect time. My name is Socorro. My oldest son was an easy going child, and it was fun to watch him grow. Then, I became pregnant and got the news I was going to have triplets. […]

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Nurturing Parenting Class Concord A Success

I thought I would never be like my parents but before I knew it I was acting out the same behaviors I learned from them. I learned how to stop the cycle of abuse. ~Parent Class Graduate

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