Free child abuse ‘mandated reporter’ training |

Free child abuse ‘mandated reporter’ training

In conjunction with Child Abuse Prevention Month, the Community Support Network of Nevada County is sponsoring a free “Child Abuse Mandated Reporter Training” from 3 to 5 p.m. on April 27 in the Board of Supervisors’ chambers at the Rood Center in Nevada City.

The training is open to interested parties who are affiliated with a nonprofit and those for whom the training is a job requirement per the Child Abuse and Neglect Reporting Act (CANRA).

More information can be found in sections 11164-11174.3 of the California Penal Code.

Trainers will include Nick Ready, interim program manager of Nevada County Child Protective Services Division and Rachel Peña Roos, LCSW, executive director, Victor Community Support Services. No pre-registration is required.

For more information on the training and those required to become mandated reporters, visit and

The Rood Center is located at 950 Maidu Ave. in Nevada City.

The Community Support Network of Nevada County is an inclusive, voluntary association of agencies and individuals from the Nevada County community who share a common mission: that all families in Nevada County have ready access to a well-integrated and coordinated support network that is easily available and well-funded.

To learn more about the Community Support Network, visit

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