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Dates and times subject to change. Contact your local Council to confirm the event details.

Mandated Reporting

Council: Penquis (Penobscot)

Start Date: 8/15/2022   

Day(s) of the Week: Monday

Time: 6:00pm - 8:00pm

Audience: Professionals & students whose work define them as mandated reporters.

In Person or Virtual: Zoom

Registration Required: Yes

Link to Register: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1rDF8_mUtEjK-ZR18xi4MvEvnOcXkfAVtDFfILezZXtQ/edit

Contact: Christine McMillen    Phone: 207-974-2481

Website: http://www.penquis.org


Mandated Reporting

Council: Sunrise Opportunities (Hancock)

Start Date: 8/16/2022   

Day(s) of the Week: Tuesday

Time: 11:00

Audience: Hancock County Public

In Person or Virtual: Zoom

Registration Required: No

Additional Information: Become a certified mandated reporter, learn the signs and symptoms of child abuse and neglect, and how to make a report. Free! Live Via Zoom! Zoom ID 216 556 6326

Contact: Mandie Pepperman   Phone: (207) 255-4156

Website: http://www.sun-rise.tv


Mandated Reporting

Council: Penquis (Piscataquis)

Start Date: 8/17/2022   

Day(s) of the Week: Wednesday

Time: 10am-12pm

In Person or Virtual: Zoom

Registration Required: Yes

Link to Register: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSe0ejtm8P59iIce_MNYzBBrCPp6qspEBTt-UnRils9Z8M6U5w/viewform

Contact: Christine McMillen    Phone: 207-974-2481

Website: http://www.penquis.org


Protective Factors

Council: Sunrise Opportunities (Hancock)

Start Date: 8/18/2022   

Day(s) of the Week:

Time:

Audience: Hancock County Public

In Person or Virtual: Zoom

Registration Required: No

Additional Information: Every family has challenges and strengths. Research shows that having the 5 Protective Factors in your life keeps families strong and healthy. Free and live via zoom! Zoom ID: 216 556 6326

Contact: Mandie Pepperman   Phone: (207) 255-4156

Website: http://www.sun-rise.tv


Protective Factors

Council: Penquis (Penobscot)

Start Date: 8/22/2022   

Day(s) of the Week:

Time:

Audience: Professionals, churches, community organizations - any group that supports children and families.

In Person or Virtual: Zoom

Registration Required: Yes

Link to Register: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1LcCGLLhukAkM8A8xpYaywPLgFst3xxPrVew8rpqcO6U/edit

Contact: Christine McMillen    Phone: 207-974-2481

Website: http://www.penquis.org


Protective Factors

Council: Penquis (Piscataquis)

Start Date: 8/24/2022   

Day(s) of the Week: Wednesday

Time: 10am-12pm

In Person or Virtual: Zoom

Registration Required: Yes

Link to Register: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSc5iXytajT8mouKM_YbTw7iTxNWSmz6Frp8hylVju1HuzXZ2Q/viewform

Contact: Christine McMillen    Phone: 207-974-2481

Website: http://www.penquis.org


Mandated Reporting

Council: Sunrise Opportunities (Washington)

Start Date: 8/29/2022   

Day(s) of the Week:

Time: 9-10am

In Person or Virtual: Zoom

Registration Required: Yes

Link to Register: http://www.sun-rise.tv

Additional Information: Join us for a FREE one hour training and become a certified Mandated Reporter. Certificates will be provided at the end of the training. This training is held virtually via Zoom from the comforts of your office or home. Please call/text 263-5270 or email molivares@sun-rise.org to register or for more information.

Contact: Mandie Pepperman   Phone: (207) 255-4156

Website: http://www.sun-rise.tv


Purple Crying

Council: Penquis (Piscataquis)

Start Date: 9/8/2022   

Day(s) of the Week: Thursday

Time: 6pm-8pm

In Person or Virtual: Zoom

Registration Required: Yes

Link to Register: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSdmgmobnWMEx31xfXXA-UV19cQNR7GTA1XVBlcIJZLrUOBmrA/viewform

Additional Information: taught in conjunction with Infant Safe Sleep

Contact: Christine McMillen    Phone: 207-974-2481

Website: http://www.penquis.org


Safe Sleep

Council: Penquis (Piscataquis)

Start Date: 9/8/2022   

Day(s) of the Week: Thursday

Time: 6pm-8pm

In Person or Virtual: Zoom

Registration Required: Yes

Link to Register: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSdmgmobnWMEx31xfXXA-UV19cQNR7GTA1XVBlcIJZLrUOBmrA/viewform

Additional Information: taught in conjunction with Period of Purple Crying

Contact: Christine McMillen    Phone: 207-974-2481

Website: http://www.penquis.org


Mandated Reporting

Council: Penquis (Piscataquis)

Start Date: 9/15/2022   

Day(s) of the Week: Thursday

Time: 6pm-8pm

In Person or Virtual: Zoom

Registration Required: Yes

Link to Register: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSe0ejtm8P59iIce_MNYzBBrCPp6qspEBTt-UnRils9Z8M6U5w/viewform

Contact: Christine McMillen    Phone: 207-974-2481

Website: http://www.penquis.org


Purple Crying

Council: Penquis (Penobscot)

Start Date: 9/16/2022   

Day(s) of the Week:

Time:

Audience: Professionals - teachers, churches, daycare providers etc.

In Person or Virtual: Zoom

Registration Required: Yes

Link to Register: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/13AUH5vJvPZ3O4pNem-xY2MZL2YSQdAN-m2rb-KPeDCw/edit

Contact: Christine McMillen    Phone: 207-974-2481

Website: http://www.penquis.org


Safe Sleep

Council: Penquis (Penobscot)

Start Date: 9/16/2022   

Day(s) of the Week:

Time:

Audience: Professionals - teachers, churches, daycare providers etc.

In Person or Virtual: Zoom

Registration Required: Yes

Link to Register: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/13AUH5vJvPZ3O4pNem-xY2MZL2YSQdAN-m2rb-KPeDCw/edit

Contact: Christine McMillen    Phone: 207-974-2481

Website: http://www.penquis.org


Protective Factors

Council: Penquis (Piscataquis)

Start Date: 9/22/2022   

Day(s) of the Week: Thursday

Time: 6pm-8pm

In Person or Virtual: Zoom

Registration Required: Yes

Link to Register: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSc5iXytajT8mouKM_YbTw7iTxNWSmz6Frp8hylVju1HuzXZ2Q/viewform

Contact: Christine McMillen    Phone: 207-974-2481

Website: http://www.penquis.org


Mandated Reporting

Council: Penquis (Penobscot)

Start Date: 9/23/2022   

Day(s) of the Week: Friday

Time: 11:00am - 1:00pm

Audience: Professionals & students whose work define them as mandated reporters.

In Person or Virtual: Zoom

Registration Required: Yes

Link to Register: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1rDF8_mUtEjK-ZR18xi4MvEvnOcXkfAVtDFfILezZXtQ/edit

Contact: Christine McMillen    Phone: 207-974-2481

Website: http://www.penquis.org


Protective Factors

Council: Penquis (Penobscot)

Start Date: 9/30/2022   

Day(s) of the Week:

Time:

Audience: Professionals, churches, community organizations - any group that supports children and families.

In Person or Virtual: Zoom

Registration Required: Yes

Link to Register: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1LcCGLLhukAkM8A8xpYaywPLgFst3xxPrVew8rpqcO6U/edit

Contact: Christine McMillen    Phone: 207-974-2481

Website: http://www.penquis.org