The Child Abuse and Neglect Collaborative works together to prevent child abuse and neglect through five identified priorities:
Child Abuse and Neglect in Greene County, Missouri
According to the 2017 Annual Report from the Greene County Juvenile Office, there were an average of 595 children in care in Greene County for the year 2017.
The Child Abuse and Neglect Collaborative began meeting in January of 2013. Dan Patterson serves as the chair and Nancy Hoeman serves as the Vice-Chair. Six sub-committees were created to focus on supporting children in child welfare; Public Awareness, Supporting Children in Child Welfare, Supporting Families in Child Welfare, Trauma Response, Mandated Reporter Training, and Faith Community Engagement.
Trauma Awareness Training
This two hour training is designed for anyone interested in learning more about trauma. Individuals and agencies can benefit from the material.
Have questions or interested in joining?
Contact Justin Lockhart, Director of the Community Collaboratives, at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 417-888-2020.