NOVA’s programs for parents assist in developing communication skills and trust with their children so they are comfortable discussing issues of safety. The following is a list and description of the programs we will deliver on-site to parents.
Bully Prevention: A Parent’s Guide
This program explores why bullies bully and the effects it has on their victims. Incorporated are practical, effective tips and resources to help children. For more information see our bullying page.
What Do I Say Now?
This program teaches parents how to talk to their children in a comfortable and appropriate way about touching rules. NO-GO-Tell Story Book (available for purchase) (pdf 311KB)
Child Abuse Prevention Training
Darkness to Light’s Stewards of Children is a two-hour training designed to educate adults on how to recognize, prevent, and react responsibly to the reality of child sexual abuse, emphasizing child safety as every adult’s responsibility.
Internet Safety (Teacher & Parent)
This training focuses on the potential online dangers for children, where and when to report questionable activities and the implementation of safety strategies. Cyber Safety Parent Handout (pdf 152KB)
If one of our listed programs does not meet your specific needs, please inquire. To schedule a program or meeting, please call 215-343-6543.