- Safety Management
- Get involved
For the start of National Child Protection Week 2018 we invite all parents to come to:
Date: Monday September 3rd, 2018
Time: 9:30 – 11:30am
Location: The Urban, 143 Maroondah Highway Ringwood
Cost : $5 (plus booking fee)
A morning of Barista Coffee and Cake and the opportunity to find out what organisations need to be doing to keep children safe and what parents can do to ask the right questions to find out if they are.
We will also hear from two brave women who will share their stories of abuse and we will hear from Sharon Witt. Sharon will share about how parents can keep the communication lines open with their children especially in order to talk about tough subjects like abuse.
Sharon Witt has been immersed in teen world for over two decades in her role as a Secondary Educator, Author and Motivational Speaker to adolescents and their parents around the country. She also runs regular workshops within schools and youth events around Australia, is a keynote speaker and motivational speaker and is called upon to present at education conferences and events.
Sharon is a regular media commentator on issues impacting young people, parenting and educational issues. She writes for a range of magazines for teen girls and parents. She is a regular contributor to Parenting Ideas Magazine, Mici Magazine, Mici Girls, Forever Woman, little Gigi and Gigi Magazine. Sharon regularly appears on Channel 7’s The Morning Show and The Daily Edition as well as having weekly parenting segments on radio in Melbourne and the Gold Coast.
Sharon is one of Australia’s leading book authors for young people. She has written 12 books for young people to help guide them through many of the issues they face in early years and help them develop key strategies in building resilience. Her best selling Teen Talk Series has over 100,000 copies in print in Australia and overseas. The recently released Girlwise Series and Wiseguys books are already best sellers in Australia.
It will be a wonderful and powerful morning.
Get your tickets soon as this important event is filling up fast.
This event is in partnership with Resilient kids Conference.