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Classes. Training. Change.

LACASA offers diverse Education and Prevention programs for the community. We are committed to providing prevention programs that build awareness about child abuse, domestic violence and sexual assault.

Businesses & Organizations

We provide programs for businesses, agencies and organizations to improve responses and increase awareness about child abuse, domestic violence and sexual assault. Services include consultations, trainings and educational programs.

Schools & Students

We conduct awareness and prevention classes throughout middle and high schools in Livingston County. Our school outreach activities include programs for students on:

Shaken Baby Syndrome WorkshopDesigned to teach middle-school and high-school students about how to care for an infant that won’t stop crying. This couse addresses the normal crying phase of infants called the Period of Purple CryingLearn more >>

• Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders WorkshopTeaches middle school and high school students about the life-long damage that can result for an unborn child whose mother drinks alcohol during pregnancy.  Learn more >>

LACASA Staff Insight

Why Victims Don’t Tell: Sandusky case sheds light on complexities of sexual abuse

The conviction of former Penn State assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky captured the nation’s attention and cast a spotlight on an endless question: Why don’t victims tell? Tell a parent? Tell a teacher? Tell a friend? Tell someone? We know the question well at LACASA. It comes up repeatedly in our line of work, which […]