Archives for April 2015

April Tip of the Month – Screening and Selection

Each month, Praesidium’s experts bring you tips for preventing incidents of abuse and false allegations in your organization. We focus on all operations of the Praesidium Safety Equation® to keep you up to date on the latest trends in abuse risk management! Check at least three references for all applicants, two personal and one professional. Consider including […]

Praesidium’s Partnership with Habitat for Humanity Texas

Praesidium is proud to have recently partnered with Habitat for Humanity Texas as a business partner to help screen volunteers across the state with discounted criminal background checks. Habitat for Humanity Texas is a 501(c)3 organization established in 2005 to help Habitat affiliates finance affordable loans at no profit and sell to partner families selected […]

Praesidium’s Partnership with FFTA

Praesidium has partnered with FFTA, the Foster Family-based Treatment Association, the only national non-profit association that represents treatment foster care programs across North America. FFTA provides support for foster care programs and residential treatment centers through research, advances in systematic evaluation of children in care and in creating a community for foster care workers. Through […]

Guest Post: YMCA of Boulder Valley CEO Chris Coker Shares with Parents how Partnering with Praesidium Helps Protect Children from Sexual Abuse.

What We Now Know About Preventing Abuse I was at a meeting this past week in Dallas to meet the new CEO of YMCA of the USA and hear about the state of the Y nationally. During those two days, leaders of Ys from across the country attended a variety of lectures and workshops. I […]