Community Outreach

Increasing knowledge and awareness in the Lowcountry


The Dee Norton Child Advocacy Center provides training and outreach throughout the year to raise awareness about issues related to child abuse. We offer these for professional and community groups in Charleston and Berkeley counties.


Dee Norton provides a variety of training opportunities on child maltreatment and child trauma, both to professionals and to the general public. Any organization that wishes to increase their knowledge in these areas may contact our Education Coordinator to discuss training options.

Sample Training Topics

  • Reporting Suspected Child Maltreatment
  • The Impact of Trauma on Children
  • Secondary Traumatic Stress / Vicarious Trauma
  • Importance of Evidence-Based Interventions
  • Screening and Referring Children for Trauma-Specific, Evidence-Based Treatment

Request Training


Dee Norton is happy to speak at your community group to raise awareness about our program, services, and the issue of child abuse in the Lowcountry. Contact the Dee Norton Child Advocacy Center Education Coordinator for more information.