• C.A.P.S. Program (Child Assault Protective Skills)

    A 5-unit instructional program designed to teach elementary school children, in a very positive way, skills that will help keep them safe from personally harmful situations.  The curriculum emphasizes child abuse and assault prevention and victim services and referrals.
     

     

    STAFF: 
     
    Lisa Smith

    C.A.P.S. (Child Assault Protective Skills) facilitator

     

    Phone: 970-613-5016
     
    Duties and Responsibilities:

    To provide education in the CAPS curriculum to the 2nd and 4th grades in the TSD.  Four one hour lessons are taught in each classroom....all of them dealing with safety.    Day 1 is general safety, Day 2 is safety with strangers, Day 3 is keeping your body safe (physical and sexual abuse prevention), and Day 4 is Bullying Prevention.  The program is not mandatory for the schools and parents are able to “opt” their children out of it.