29th Annual Mardi Gras Auction

Horizons Conference Center 6200 State St., Saginaw, MI

CAN Council's 29th Annual Mardi Gras Auction Presented by: Garber Automotive February 17, 2022 Honoring the 2022 Suzanne Greenberg Child Advocate of the Year, Greg Causley In-Person Event at HORIZONS Conference Center Hors d'Oeuvres at 5:30 pm Dinner at 6 pm $75.00 Event Ticket Let the good times roll! Costume Contest | Raffles & Giveaways | Southern-Inspired Dining | Exciting Live & Silent Auction Online Silent Auction opens February 13, 2022 *No registration fee to bid in the online auction Your support helps us protect children and strengthen families in Saginaw County! 

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2022 Child Abuse Prevention Month

Child Abuse Prevention Month is a nationwide initiative that challenges our community to examine the impact of child abuse and what we can do to prevent it. Proud Sponsor of Child Abuse Prevention Month: Michigan Sugar Help the CAN Council further their impact on our community in April by getting involved: Wear blue on Friday, April 1st and share a photo on social media using the hashtag #WearMIBlue to raise awareness for #ChildAbusePreventionMonth! Keep up with CAN Council’s Facebook Page during the month of April for child abuse prevention content, fun family activities, and other opportunities to engage and raise awareness. Host a fundraiser for CAN Council’s...

Virtual: Stewards of Children Mini

Zoom

Stewards of Children: Mini is a 20-minute condensed version of CAN’s Stewards of Children prevention training, with a focus on the 5 Steps to Protecting Children. This event is free and open to the public! Register by calling (989) 752-7226 Learn more about the program here: http://www.d2l.org/education/5-steps/

Virtual: Adult Media Safety

Zoom

A one-hour virtual presentation educating adults on the dangers of the internet while providing tools to keep their children safe online. Call us at (989) 752-7226 to schedule

Pinwheel Planting Celebration

Saginaw County DHHS 411 E. Genesee, Saginaw, MI

Join us Thursday, April 21st at 9am at Saginaw County DHHS (411 E. Genesee, Saginaw, MI 48605) as we honor those who, in partnership with our CAN Council, protect our children and strengthen families. Guests will enjoy light refreshments and plant pinwheels to represent the healthy and safe childhoods we work to provide all children. No pre-registration required. Please bring your business card or brochure to exchange and connect with one another.

Pinwheel Planting Celebration

Bay County DHHS 1399 W. Center Rd, Essexville, MI

Join us Thursday, April 21st at 12pm at Bay County DHHS (1399 W. Center Rd, Essexville, MI 48732) as we honor those who, in partnership with out CAN Council, protect our children and strengthen families. Guests will enjoy light refreshments and plant pinwheels to represent the healthy and safe childhoods we work to provide all children. No pre-registration required. Please bring your business card or brochure to exchange and connect with one another.

Pinwheel Planting Celebration

Huron County Courthouse 250 E Huron Ave, Bad Axe, MI

Join us Thursday, April 21st at 3pm at Huron County Courthouse (250 E Huron Ave, Bad Axe, MI 48413) as we honor those who, in partnership with our CAN Council, protect our children and strengthen families. Guests will enjoy light refreshments and plant pinwheels to represent the healthy and safe childhoods we work to provide all children. No pre-registration required. Please bring your business card or brochure to exchange and connect with one another.

In-Person Make Parenting a Pleasure

CAN Council - Saginaw County 1311 N. Michigan Avenue, Saginaw, MI

Free in-person parent support series for caregivers, parents, and grandparents of children ages 0-8 Saturdays | April 23rd-May 14th, 2022 9am-5pm | Classes held in-person at our Saginaw office. Sign up by calling us at (989) 752-7226 Connect with other parents and build skills in: Using play to connect with your child Encouraging good behavior with praise Setting clear limits Learning how to be a happy parent Other Benefits: Program completion parent support items Certificate Weekly food card

CASA Volunteer Training

CAN Council - Saginaw County 1311 N. Michigan Avenue, Saginaw, MI

Join us beginning May 10th for our 6-week CASA Volunteer Training on Tuesdays from 6-9pm in our Saginaw Office located at 1311 N. Michigan Ave. Saginaw, MI 48602. Children in foster care who have a CASA volunteer are more likely to succeed in school and adjust to change. And they're half as likely to re-enter the foster care system later. Applications are due April 26th! Fill out an application here: https://cancouncil.app.neoncrm.com/np/clients/cancouncil/projectList.jsp

MDT Meet & Greet – Saginaw County

CAN Council - Saginaw County 1311 N. Michigan Avenue, Saginaw, MI

An open invitation for all Saginaw County Children's Advocacy Center (CAC) Multi-Disciplinary team members. The CAN Council is welcoming all Saginaw County law enforcement, Judges, Department of Health & Human Services (DHHS) personnel, Prosecutor's Office personnel, and Victim Services advocates, who are involved with our Children's Advocacy Center (CAC) for an informal 'Meet and Greet'. This meeting is an opportunity to introduce yourself, your staff, and to share your program's purpose as it relates to child abuse and neglect. Our CAC staff will be in attendance to answer any questions or concerns you may have regarding our services. Please have...