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The user guides here are designed to assist pastoral staff and leaders address the inevitable emergencies that arise within churches and families. These are difficult issues. Without easy answers or quick solutions.
While there are resources here for counseling practices, it is important to refer people to trained professionals for appropriate care.
The New York Conference Women's Ministries Department offers Abuse First-Responder Training to assist churches in learning how to be prepared to respond appropriately and helpfully when someone comes forward with allegations or has a history of abuse.
Please be aware that many of these resources and links are non-Adventist; and the views, opinions, and advice are not endorsed by the New York Conference of Seventh-day Adventists nor the NYC Women's Ministries Department.