Board Member

Prevent Child Abuse Vermont, (PCAVT)
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Organization Description
PCAVT is a statewide private non-profit 501C3, organization offering parent support and education, training for students, educators, parents and professional on child sexual abuse prevention and shaken baby syndrome prevention and safe sleep promotion. PCAVT offers the Vermont Parents Helpline at 1 800 CHILDREN. Our Board is comprised of about 15 members and meets every other month virtually and twice a year, in person and virtual. Members are sought for their expertise in the issue of child abuse, finances, development and desire to make a healthier, more equitable state for all Vermont child, youth and families.
Organization's Approach to Diversity, Equity, Belonging, & Inclusion

For the past 2 years our staff has been reading pertinent books and viewing films together followed by deep discussion that are honest, intimate and important to all participants regarding race, gender, indigenous communities, new Americans and our daily work. Our staff have grown in understanding of different cultures, our own biases. It is an unending journey to which we are committed.
We have had our materials reviewed and edited by Outright Vermont and are currently seeking BPOC readers to ensure our materials are respectful and inclusive.

Board Terms and Term Limits
The first term is for one year and two subsequent terms are 3 years each.
Frequency & Duration of Board Meetings
The Board meets bi monthly.
Stipends for Board Membership
mileage available.
If Interested, Send Letter of Interest to the Following Point of Contact:
Linda E Johnson
Point of Contact Email