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2nd Regional Human Services & CARE Conference

Church CAREBEAVER FALLS, Pa – Church CARE and Geneva College announce the Second Regional Human Services & CARE Conference to be held on Friday, November 14, 2008 at Allegheny Center Alliance Church (Pittsburgh, Pa) and on Saturday, November 15, at Geneva College (Beaver Falls, Pa). 

The goal of the conference is to address the role of churches in human services and behavior health care. With the support of PA Commonwealth’s Office of Health and the Office of Mental Health and Substance Abuse, Friday’s topics of discussion from 9:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. will include the following: state support for faith based crises response, church and culturally informed behavior health, preparing families and churches for disasters, churches mandated reporting and legal issues, and community violence.

Saturday’s sessions, held from 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m at Geneva, includes discussion of campus and church based first responders to disasters, and advocating for the oppressed and marginalized.

Click here for more information, conference schedule and to register.

Geneva College is a comprehensive Christian college of the arts, sciences and professional studies. Founded in the tradition of the Reformed Christian faith, Geneva prepares students to serve Christ in all areas of society: work, family and the church.  Geneva is a founding member of the Council for Christian Colleges & Universities (CCCU).


 

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Upcoming Events
COMMUNITY
Living in Color: Steppin’ Up—Moving from Theory to Action
The conference, which focuses on getting involved in multicultural issues, will be held Nov. 7-8.
GRADUATE PROGRAMS
MBA program to host Open House
An information session that includes a complementary dinner will be held at the Cranberry Regional Learning Alliance on Tue., Oct. 28.
VISIT EVENTS
Business Day is November 8
Activities for those interested in business majors include simulations and networking with current students, faculty and local business leaders.
GUEST SPEAKERS
Theology professor and author Dr. Vincent Bacote to visit Geneva
The Director of Wheaton College’s Center for Applied Christian Ethics will speak in chapel on Oct 22.
GRADUATE PROGRAMS
Master's in Counseling reception to be held in Cranberry
Program information will be presented at the RLA on Monday, October 13 from 4:30 p.m. to 6 p.m.