March 1, 2016
SCAN will host two movie screenings of Breaking the Silence as part of its 2016 Northern Virginia Child Abuse Prevention Campaign (#kidsneedconnections) during National Child Abuse Prevention Month in April. Breaking the Silence is a documentary on child sexual abuse prevention that originally aired on TLC in August 2015, and was produced by our national partner Darkness to Light with support from RAINN and TLC. Please plan to join us:
- On Tuesday, April 12 with our partners in the Child Abuse Prevention Coalition of Alexandria, including the Center for Alexandria’s Children, Northern Virginia Family Service and the City of Alexandria. (Follow the event on Facebook here.) The screening will be held at Lee Rec Center, 1108 Jefferson St, Alexandria, VA 22314. A 6:00 PM reception will be followed by film and discussion from 6:30 – 8:30 PM.
- On Tuesday, April 26 with our partners from the new Loudoun County Partnership for Resilient Children and Families. (Follow the event on Facebook here.) The screening and a discussion will be held at Briar Woods High School, 22525 Belmont Ridge Rd, Ashburn, VA 20148 from 6:30 – 9:00 PM.