Develop formal guidelines for abuse prevention programs and background checks to address child abuse exposures in order to benefit not only your organization but also the youth and clients you serve.
S.E.A. stands for supervision, education, and accountability. Providing appropriate supervision is a key strategy for stopping abuse within an organization.
Suggestions for conscientious disciplinary procedures.
Helpful advice for preparing for your initial meeting with your attorney
Risk management steps to take for after-hour staff.
Precautionary measures to avoid negligent hiring claims.
Recommended practices to minimize risk of abuse allegations.
Child abuse at most youth organizations fall into two categories.
An allegation of child abuse can be devastating to the reputation and morale of a youth program.
Instruct staff members to follow these guidelines when filling out accident reports.