Events

February 21, 2020

Prosecutor Institutes

Applications due by March 24, 2020 The Trauma-Informed Prosecutor Project (TIPP), a program of the Zero Abuse Project, will offer 12 prosecutor institutes over the next three years (4 per year). These institutes will be two-day training institutes for child abuse prosecutors. The first day will cover the following basic topics: The role of the prosecutor in aiding the collection of corroborating evidence Preparing […]
February 10, 2020

5th Annual Running HOME for Jacob- September 27, 2020

Previous Next REGISTER NOW Join Jacob Wetterling Resource Center on Sunday, Sept 27th , 2020 for our 5th annual Running HOME for Jacob run/walk event at Lake Phalen park in St. Paul, MN. This very special event is made even more so this year as we are celebrating our 30th Anniversary as an organization! HOME Stands for Hope for Our Missing and Exploited and […]
October 20, 2019

February 26 – 28, 2020 – Zero Abuse Project Summit 2020

As a leader in the field of child protection, the Zero Abuse Project has developed advanced courses in forensic interviewing, prevention, addressing the needs of maltreated children and reforming undergraduate training of future child protection professionals.
August 23, 2019

Heroes for Children: Justice for Survivors of Sexual Abuse

As a leader in the field of child protection, the Zero Abuse Project has developed advanced courses in forensic interviewing, prevention, addressing the needs of maltreated children and reforming undergraduate training of future child protection professionals.
June 19, 2019

Keeping Faith – Upcoming Training Sessions

This course empowers faith communities to recognize and respond to cases of sexual abuse, physical abuse, emotional abuse, and neglect. Included are discussions detailing the impact of child abuse on a victim's sense of spirituality and offering concrete suggestions for working with medical and mental health professionals to assist a child in coping with maltreatment.
June 12, 2019

June 25, 2019 – Courageous Conversations, Critical Choices: What New York’s Child Victims Act Means for Tompkins and Cortland Counties

A conversation with leading child welfare advocates, clinicians, and sexual abuse prevention experts about a new opportunity for survivors of child sexual abuse to seek justice.
May 31, 2019

August 20th, 2019 – Adverse Childhood Experiences & Trauma- Informed Care Training

Studies have shown that adverse childhood experiences and traumatic events can have a lasting, negative impact on a person’s health and well-being. This established training is designed to help you develop the unique skillset needed to support individuals who have experienced adverse childhood experiences and traumatic events.
May 19, 2019

September 23 – 27, 2019 – Coral Springs, Florida – ChildFirst® National Course

ChildFirst® is an intensive five-day course in which students learn the necessary skills to conduct a competent, investigative interview of a child abuse victim using the ChildFirst® Protocol.
March 18, 2019

September 29, 2019 – 4th Annual Running HOME for Jacob

HOME stands for Hope for Our Missing and Exploited, and encompasses the belief that every day we do our work, we get a little bit closer to building a world that is worthy of its children.
February 2, 2019

March 21st, 2019 – From Trauma To Resilience: Comprehensive Trauma-Informed Care Training

Studies have shown that adverse childhood experiences and traumatic events can have a lasting, negative impact on a person’s health and well-being. This established training is designed to help you develop the unique skillset needed to support individuals who have experienced adverse childhood experiences and traumatic events.