SafeTouch Program - Lutheran Family Services Rocky Mountains

Northern Colorado Services - Lutheran Family Services Rocky Mountain

 
Data Provided By
Mile High United Way - MHUW
General Information
Description of ServiceThe SafeTouch program teaches children and adolescents how to protect themselves from any type of abusive or unwanted touch. Time is devoted to the problems associated with abusive situations among family members, acquaintances, strangers, and peers, and empowers children and adolescents to seek help if threatened or victimized.
Urgent Services ProvidedThe SafeTouch program concentrates on how children and adolescents can protect themselves from any type of abusive or unwanted touch. The program devotes time to the problems associated with abusive situations among family members, acquaintances, strangers and peers - empowering children and adolescents to seek help if threatened or victimized.

The SafeTouch program is presented to children ages 5-12 in Weld County schools and is an effective way to teach children information about:
How to differentiate between appropriate and inappropriate touches.
How to distinguish between 'safe' and 'unsafe' secrets.
What constitutes abuse.
What resistance skills are necessary to prevent or report an abusive situation.

To schedule presentations for your school, please contact Chelsey Lehmkuhl at (970) 356-6751 or chelsey.lehmkuhl@lfsrm.org.
LocationWeld County
Geographical AreaWeld, Greely, Evans, & Surrounding area,
Intake ProcedureCall or email for more information
 
Client Information
GenderEither
Languages SpokenEnglish, Spanish available by request
EligibilityChildren ages 5-12 in Weld County schools
 
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesProgram Fees
Fee AmountsCall for information
Payment NotesDonations Accepted
 
Availability
Hours of Operation Call to set-up a presentation
Contact Information
 
Contact's Name Chelsey Lehmkuhl
Contact's Phone (970) 356-6751 Ext 5210
Contact's Email chelsey.lehmkuhl@lfsrm.org
Physical Site Address 1 3700 Golden St
Physical Site City, State, Zip Evans, CO 80620
Main Phone (970) 356-6751
Fax (970) 506-2726
Web Address www.lfsco.org
 
Additional Information
SourceWeld
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: Lutheran Family Services Rocky Mountains
Affiliated Program: Northern Colorado Services - Lutheran Family Services Rocky Mountain
This Service: SafeTouch Program - Lutheran Family Services Rocky Mountains
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Child Sexual Assault Prevention (FN-1500.8150-150)