Protecting Our Children

Patriots’ Path Council, BSA, as a service to the families in Scouting and in the communities of the Tri-State area, will conduct a Youth Protection Symposium highlighting nationally recognized experts.

Who – anyone in and out of Scouting that has a child, that works with children, that cares about our children

Where – 1 Saddle Road, Cedar Knolls, NJ  07927

When – Saturday, March 29, 2014

The New Jersey Department of Children and Family: Child Protective Service reports almost 250 cases of alleged child abuse every month to its Institutional Abuse Investigation Unit (source: State of New Jersey, 2012). A proactive stance must be taken. Community leaders, youth serving organizations and members of the general public are encouraged to attend this one day symposium.

Featured speakers are:

Victor Vieth- Executive Director Emeritus, National Child Protection Training Center
Dr. Stuart Green- Founder & Director, NJ Coalition for Bullying Awareness and Prevention
Wendy Sefcik- Board of Directors, Society for Prevention of Teen Suicide and Interregnum
Michael Johnson- Director of Youth Protection, Boy Scouts of America

Please see the appropriate flyer for program, schedule and registration information.
Youth Protections Symposium Program for Scout leaders and Scout families
2014 Youth Protection Symposium for Youth Serving Professionals