Trainings Offered by FCC

Family & Children’s Center employs a plethora of expert staff who are certified to offer trainings to professional members or community groups. To schedule any of the following trainings with a Family & Children’s Center expert, please contact McKenzie Scoville at 608-785-0001 ext. 278 or


Mental Health First Aid

  • Help recognize the onset of mental health illness or crises at Mental Health First Aid Training. The training teaches people how to spot mental illness and guide people toward appropriate treatment. Hear testimonials, get an in-depth view on mental health challenges and learn how to support people that might be suffering. Learn more from

Darkness to Light

  • Stewards of Children’s Darkness to Light training offers participants the chance to learn how to prevent child sexual abuse. Receive survivor stories, expert advice and get simple strategies to prevent and respond to sexual abuse through the 5 Steps to Protecting Our Children. Learn more about Darkness to Light from Stewards of Children.

Mandated Reporting

  • Adults are responsible for keeping kids safe by actively looking out for their well-being. Mandated Reporting is a training that gives community members that work with children the opportunity to learn how to spot signs of abuse and report the proper authorities if child maltreatment is suspected. Call to learn more.

In Our Own Voice

  • From the National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI), FCC offers In Our Own Voice training presentations to provide a first-hand account of what it’s like to live with a mental illness and develop a deeper understanding of mental health conditions to dispel stereotypes and misconceptions. People living with mental illness can and do have a bright future, learn more with In Our Own voice presentation. Learn more about In Our Own Voice from NAMI.