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YMCA plans training effort on spotting child sex abuse

David Brown, Chief Executive Officer for the Capital District YMCA kicks off a community initiative called, "Darkness to Light" to end childhood sexual abuse by sharing the solution of prevention, awareness and educaton through educational programs with the community.
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David Brown, Chief Executive Officer for the Capital District YMCA kicks off a community initiative called, "Darkness to Light" to end childhood sexual abuse by sharing the solution of prevention, awareness and educaton through educational programs with the community.
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The Capital District YMCA will help train area residents on how to spot and respond to child sexual abuse. YMCA officials announced Monday a partnership with the national child abuse prevention organization Darkness to Light to offer the programs to area residents through classes and workshops. At an event announcing the program Monday, Capital District YMCA executive David Brown listed a series of alarming statistics on child sexual abuse, including that one in four girls ...

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ChuckD
April 9, 2013
11:49 p.m.

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The CDYMCA is a class act all the way. We've been members for several years and are totally satisfied our fees are spent the right way.

Well done CDYMCA!

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