Community-Based Services

CHILD MALTREATMENT AWARENESS AND INFORMATION

 
General Information
Description of ServiceProvides speakers to community and civic groups to raise awareness of child maltreatment and to empower people to effectively intervene on behalf of a child in need. Also, offers New York State certification for the identification and reporting of child abuse for mandated reporters, such as teachers and medical personnel. We offer refresher courses as well.
LocationDutchess
Geographical AreaDutchess
Public TransportationLocated one block north of the Hooker Avenue/Grand Avenue intersection, across Whittier Blvd. from Krieger School. Directly next to the Friends Meeting House
Intake ProcedureTelephone 845-454-0595, walk-in
 
Client Information
Languages SpokenEnglish, Spanish
EligibilityAny community group or special interest group i.e. camp counselor training groups can request presentations
 
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesNone for community groups. Donations are accepted.
Fee AmountsFor NYS Education Dept. Certificate Mandated Reporter Trainings there is $25 per certificate fee.
 
Specific Hours: Mon-Fri, 9:00 am-5:00 pm
 
Contact Information
 
Physical Site Address 1 35 Van Wagner Road
Physical Site City, State, Zip Poughkeepsie, NY 12603
Main Phone 845-454-0595
Hotline Phone 800-342-3720 (24-Hour Line) - To report suspected child abuse
800-342-7472 (24-Hour Line) - Parent Support Line
Fax 845-454-0129
Service Location Email vbell@thecpca.com
Web Address www.thecpca.com
 
Additional Information
Additional InformationTravel Info: One block north of the Hooker Avenue/Grand Avenue intersection, across Whittier Blvd. from Krieger School. Directly next to the Friends Meeting House.
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: CENTER FOR THE PREVENTION OF CHILD ABUSE
Affiliated Program: CHILD MALTREATMENT AWARENESS AND INFORMATION
This Service: Community-Based Services
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Child Abuse Issues (YZ-1450)
Child Abuse Prevention (FN-1500.1900-150)
Speakers/Speakers Bureaus (TJ-6500.8000)
Subject Specific Public Awareness/Education (TJ-6500.8500)
Workshops/Symposiums (TJ-6500.9500)