Join us Wednesday for “A View from the Shadows: Talking about child sex abuse”

Four-Happy-ChildrenKnowledge is power. Join us for a free Child Safety Presentation:

• Learn to identify signs of inappropriate behavior
• Learn how to correctly report suspected abuse
• Learn about available resources and prevention

When:  Wednesday, May 28th, 2014, 5:30 – 7:00 pm
Where: Franklin Police Headquarters, 900 Columbia Avenue

Perfect for parents, grandparents, teachers, childcare & healthcare professionals, neighbors, church & community leaders and anyone who comes in contact with children. The program includes a short documentary DVD, discussion and Q & A session with panel members

Panel Moderator: Bonnie Beneke, You Have the Power Steering Committee and well-respected child advocate. The panel includes: Franklin Police Detective Becky Porter, Assistant District Attorney Mary Katharine White, Audrey Freshwater, Advocate Supervisor Williamson County CASA, and Sharon Travis, Sexual Assault Center.

This seminar is free, but space is limited. Sign up now at for Square

Certificates of attendance can be used to meet the DHS requirements that all certified childcare providers must meet as part of their child sexual abuse continuing education requirement.

Hosted by: You Have the Power, This program is funded under an agreement with the State of Tennessee, Office of Criminal Justice, VOCA 3915. The mission of You Have the Power is to educate, advocate and empower people and communities impacted by violent crime. Visit or call 615-292-7027 for more information. This project was made possible by Grant Number 18863 from the Administration on Children, Youth and Families, Family and Youth Services Bureau, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. The opinions, findings, conclusions, and recommendations expressed in this publication/program/exhibition are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the state or the Department of Health and Human Services.