State law requires that preschools and day care centers have a person trained in child abuse recognition and prevention on staff at all times. To help area child care providers fulfill this requirement, Summit County Children Services (SCCS) is once again offering area child care employees free trainings in child abuse and neglect recognition and prevention.
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South Street Part Three
By: Katie Cassaro
Though the thought of working in ministry may seem like a dream, it can come with many unseen heartaches and disappointments.
Combine that with dealing with plenty of what you didn’t initially sign up for – such as administrative duties and other time-stealing tasks – and it’s easy to get overwhelmed and even discouraged.
South Street Ministries, going strong since 1997, knows. Continue reading
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Tagged Akron, Christians, Community, Education, Food, Health, Ministry Training, Neighborhoods, Non-Profit, Professional Space, Reentry, South Street Ministries, Substance abuse, Summit County Ohio, The Front Porch Café, Workshops