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PARENT WORKSHOP: Addressing the issue of BODY SAFETY & CONSENT with our young children
Wed August 31 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pmFree
Presented by MICHELLE DERRIG Child Protection Advocate and Author of the Best Selling Picture Book ‘ONLY FOR ME’.
In this 75 minute face-to-face workshop Michelle unpacks the tricky topic of body safety, providing parents and carers with insight and understanding about how best to empower and protect their young children against sexual assault.
The workshop covers the WHAT, WHEN, WHY & HOW of protecting your children and explains how parents and carers can actually help disarm predators of the tools and tricks they commonly use during the grooming process.
The workshop also includes an Author Reading of Only For Me and concludes with the opportunity to ask questions and to receive free access to the SAFE Kids Series (Michelle’s digital resource for parents valued at $14.95).
*Only For Me is endorsed by endorsed by Act For Kids, is a resource of Sydney Children’s Hospital’s Child Protection Unit and it has been reviewed by Kids Book Review as ‘possibly THE BEST BOOK on the topic’. Over 50000 copies have now sold and earlier this year Only For Me reached #8 on AMAZON USA’s BEST SELLER LIST (out of 33 MILLION titles).
Michelle Derrig is a mum to four, author and passionate child protection advocate. Her mission in life is to raise awareness about the importance of proactively educating our young children about body safety. As part of her advocacy work she has donated more than $30000 worth of books to Aussie families and has donated $20000 to child protection organisations.