Committed to the safety of all children

April is Child Abuse Prevention Month and Salem-Keizer Public Schools is committed to the safety of all students and children in our community. Visit the Child Abuse Prevention page to learn about the safeguards local schools put in place to protect children and to access resources and training opportunities.

Child abuse prevention classes

Throughout the month of April, Liberty House will also be hosting a series of free child abuse prevention classes for community members to attend online.

Training schedule

Healthy Touch for Children & Youth

Learn how to balance children’s needs for warmth and affection with safe, respectful ways of interacting.

  • April 4 (English), 6 p.m.
  • April 5 (Spanish), 6 p.m.

Bystanders Protecting Children Training

Learn how to be an active bystander in child sexual abuse prevention and response.

  • April 6 (English), 6 p.m.
  • April 11 (Spanish), 6 p.m.

Cell Phones & Children, Best Practices Training

Learn best practices for cell phones for your children and you. Tools and resources are provided to help families create boundaries.

  • April 12 (English), 6 p.m.
  • April 13 (Spanish), 6 p.m.

Digital Dangers and Internet Safety for Youth

Learn about digital dangers and strategies to keep kids safe online.

  • April 18 (English), 6 p.m.
  • April 19 (Spanish), 6 p.m.

Let’s Talk

Learn to identify your family values around sex and how to talk about it with your children.

  • April 20 (English), 6 p.m.
  • April 25 (Spanish), 6 p.m.

Stewards of Children Training

Learn how to prevent, recognize, and react responsibly to child sexual abuse.

  • April 26 (English), 6 p.m.
  • April 27 (Spanish), 6 p.m.