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Volunteers working with children are now part of the group required to report abuse.

Child Safety: Now the Legal Responsibility of Volunteers, Too

Heather Neal - Monday, June 4, 2012 - 7:57am

GPB News reported today that the law regarding mandatory reporting of child abuse is changing. As part of a criminal justice reform law signed by Governor Deal last month and effective July 1, the bill changes the...

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Talking with Kids about News

Heather Neal - Wednesday, July 25, 2012 - 5:03pm

The News is not always kid-friendly. But, that doesn’t mean that our kids aren’t still exposed to it. Whether we leave it on while prepping dinner and the kids play or they overhear adults in the checkout line...

Changes to Mandatory Reporting Law

Heather Neal - Wednesday, August 22, 2012 - 11:16am

Earlier this summer, we reported through GPB News and blogged about the new changes to laws about mandatory reporting on child safety concerns. Effective July 1, 2012, the new adjustments to the law includes volunteers...

All volunteers receive training, free parking and a catered meal provided by Carole Parks Catering.

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