Category: Blog

Is it Ever Too Late to Call the Police?

Click Here to read this Facts & Trends article featuring MinistrySafe co-founder Kimberlee Norris.

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3 Ways Sexual Predators ‘Groom’ Child Victims

Thank you to Facts & Trends for another important article featuring MinistrySafe co-founder Kimberlee Norris.   Click Here to Read Article

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Is a Sex Predator Using You to Reach Kids?

Thank you to Facts & Trends for posting this article featuring MinistrySafe co-founder Kimberlee Norris.   Click Here to Read Article  

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April is Child Abuse Prevention Month

  April is national Child Abuse Prevention month. The best way we can protect children is to educate our community to take action BEFORE a child is sexually assaulted.   Use code ‘April’ to receive a 25% discount for your ticket to the Sexual Abuse Summit!

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Church Safety Workshop in Allen, Texas

Join us on April 5th in Allen, Texas for a comprehensive training addressing the risk of child sexual abuse in ministry environments.   Trainings sponsored by Texas Baptists

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MinistrySafe Events are coming to Georgia!

Join MinistrySafe for comprehensive trainings that describe an effective Safety System protecting children from sexual abuse in church and ministry environments. Click the links below to register:   3/19 – Church Safety Workshop   3/20 – Church Safety Workshop   3/21 – Skillful Screening Training     Trainings Sponsored by the Georgia Baptist Mission Board

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New Federal Law to Prevent Sexual Abuse in Youth Sports

Girl Practicing Gymnastics - Prevent Sexual Abuse

  A new law passed by Congress is aimed at preventing child sexual abuse. The Protecting Young Victims from Sexual Abuse and Safe Sport Authorization Act introduces new standards that all youth sport organizations must meet, including programs offered by local leagues, churches, schools, camps, and non-profits. The Act introduces three new requirements:1. Mandatory Reporting2. …

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New at MinistrySafe and Abuse Prevention Systems!

NEW WEBSITE COMING SOON! The MinistrySafe/Abuse Prevention Systems Team has been hard at work designing a new and improved online system to protect children and those who serve them. Everything from PAPERLESS screening tools, editable policies and procedures, training videos and advanced tools utilizing the Control Panel have been updated. Our goal is to help you …

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Pennsylvania Law Changes

PENNSYLVANIA LAW CHANGES New Requirements for Organizations Serving Children Gregory S. Love, Esq. Kimberlee D. Norris, Esq.  April 21, 2015 What are ‘clearances’? Who needs to get them, and how often? Who is a ‘mandatory reporter’ in Pennsylvania, and what does that mean? What is an ‘employment history review’ and what process is required [for …

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Reducing the Risk of Sexual Abuse at Camp

In the last five years, several nationally reported sexual abuse allegations in camping context received significant press and attention. Concerned parents are asking camps: “What are you doing to protect MY child at THIS camp?” “What should camps be doing to address this risk?”   Why are children at risk at camp? Summer camp fills an important role in American culture, but …

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