National Child Abuse Prevention Month is a time to acknowledge the importance of families and communities working together to prevent child abuse and neglect, and to promote the social and emotional well-being of children and families. 

 

Tracy L. Johnson
School Age Group Leader at Cordi Marian Childcare Center

  How long have you been working for Catholic Charities?   8 years   What is the goal of your program?   We provide a safe and nurturing environment for school-aged children with working parents.    What is your role?   I organize out-of-school time activities that provide children with opportunities to make positive choices and foster healthy relationships with peers and adults. 

How long have you been working for Catholic Charities?

8 years

What is the goal of your program?

We provide a safe and nurturing environment for school-aged children with working parents. 

What is your role?

I organize out-of-school time activities that provide children with opportunities to make positive choices and foster healthy relationships with peers and adults. 

 

Ajit Samudra
Therapist at Community Family Service Center

  How long have you been working for Catholic Charities?   Over 20 years   What is the goal of your program?   Our mission is to provide quality, culturally competent mental health services to children, adolescents and their families by building on client and family strengths.    What is your role?   To provide individual and family therapy, consultation, community support, and case management services to children, adolescents and families in schools and office settings. 

How long have you been working for Catholic Charities?

Over 20 years

What is the goal of your program?

Our mission is to provide quality, culturally competent mental health services to children, adolescents and their families by building on client and family strengths. 

What is your role?

To provide individual and family therapy, consultation, community support, and case management services to children, adolescents and families in schools and office settings. 

Check back each week this month, as we’ll be sharing more ideas, stories, and staff spotlights about preventing child abuse and neglect.

For more information on Child Abuse Prevention Month, please contact SLoffman@catholiccharities.net.