Hygienists added as mandatory reporters

CPCM Director Carrie Sanderson, CPCM Intern Delaney Jayne, (Master of Social Work student), Kelsey Phelps (senior Dental Hygiene student), Tasha Wendel (South Dakota Dental Hygienist Association President Elect), Carissa Regnerus (SDDHA President), Mallory Hatzell (senior Dental Hygiene student) and Paige Hurlburt (senior Dental Hygiene student) supported the passage of House Bill 1132 while it was…

Join us to learn about Resilient Communities!

CPCM and South Dakota Resilient Communities will host a Lunch and Learn event via zoom on April 28 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. on April 28. This free webinar highlights the South Dakota Resilient Communities framework and work completed by the first resilient community, Brookings County. The Resilient Communities framework was created to better…

CPCM Advisory Board Seeks Applicants

The Center for the Prevention of Child Maltreatment (CPCM) is seeking applications for a community advocate position on the CPCM Advisory Board. The CPCM Advisory Board is responsible for establishing the goals and administrative policies for CPCM, developing the work plan for stakeholders and CPCM staff, and promoting the augmentation of funding efforts to fight…

Legislative Update – Week 1

2019 South Dakota Legislative Session Center for the Prevention of Child Maltreatment Week 1 Update – January 8-11, 2019 Legislative Notes The 94th South Dakota Legislative Session began on Tuesday, January 8, 2019. SD Governor Kristi Noem presented her 1st State of the State address to a joint session of the State Legislature. Governor Noem…

We are Hiring a SANE Project Coordinator

The Center for the Prevention of Child Maltreatment seeks a SANE Project Coordinator to coordinate training and facilitate efforts for specialized nursing professionals state-wide, organize clinical training operations, coordinate efforts to develop a pipeline between nursing schools and rural communities, and perform other tasks as required.