Welcome to the July 2020 issue of CAN Talk!
Summer is in full swing, and CAN Council staff is working diligently to continue offering our programs and services to our communities.

Take a peek at what we've been working on, and what's coming up!
2020 Ducky Derby & Family Fun Fest:
A week-long virtual event August 10-15 th
Event Sponsor:
‘Duck in’ to our Facebook page daily for new activities and resources:
  • Fun family activities
  • Rubber duck coloring page & giveaway
  • Child abuse prevention education resources
  • Ducky Derby rubber duck race (11:30 a.m. Saturday, August 15, via Facebook Live)

Win prizes by entering the rubber duck race!
  • Grand prize: $1,000 cash!
  • 2nd place: $500 cash
  • 3rd place: Gift card

Adopt* your ducks!
  • One Quack: $5
  • Six Quack: $25
  • Ducky Dozen: $50
  • Max Quack (25): $100

* “Adopting” a duck refers to purchasing a chance to win. 1 duck = 1 entry. Good luck!
CASA Volunteer News:
Volunteers make a difference for children in foster care

When complicated child abuse and neglect cases go before a judge, Kimberly Prime steps up to speak for the children. Prime, a Court Appointed Special Advocate (CASA) for children, is a retired teacher and school administrator who served on the...

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Our Parenting Support Programs have gone virtual!
Connect with other parents & build skills in:
•Using play to connect with your child
•Encouraging good behavior with praise
•Setting clear limits
•Learning how to be a happy parent

Other incentives include:
•Program completion incentives
•Certificate upon completion
•Drop-off of course materials

Contact for registration:
Leslie Eschenbacher
Our Stewards of Children programming has a video series!
Stewards of Children focuses on prevention training for adults, featuring real people and real stories about protecting children from sexual abuse.

Like us on Facebook to follow along each week, where Huron County Care Coordinator Erinn Mausolf walks us through The 5 Steps to Protecting Children!

Interested in learning more about bringing the Stewards of Children training to your place of work, civic group, or church? Contact us at 989.752.7226 to learn more!
Did you know?
You can support the CAN Council when you shop on Amazon by activating AmazonSmile and selecting "Child Abuse and Neglect Council Great Lakes Bay Region" as your designated charity! Find instructions here .
If you see something, say something.
Save a child from abuse.
Make the toll-free, anonymous call: 855.444.3911
Speak up for those who can't speak for themselves.
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