Louisiana Juvenile Detention Association’s annual training conference will be held in Houma December 3rd, 4th and 5th at the Quality Hotel on Hollywood Blvd..
Hosting the event is the Terrebonne Parish Juvenile Detention staff. Christopher Steward, Education and Training officer stated that he is delighted to be able to host the event in Houma. The training conference is to train staff in new and improved methods of handling “A New Generation of Youth”, this year’s conference theme. The three day conference will include training in areas of hurricane evacuation, GED, HIV/STD’s , alcohol and drug issues pertaining to kids, wrap around services for youth, liability issues for detention, youth violence and gangs, and more. The three-day event will include the annual awards banquet and social. For information about the conference contact Christopher Steward at 985-872-6366.