Calendar of Events

May
28
Mon
Art Expression Group – RTC @ Roxcy Bolton Rape Treatment Center
May 28 @ 6:00 pm – 7:15 pm
  • This group is currently a painting group, but may include other arts in the future. 
  • All supplies are provided.
  • Free of charge
  • For anyone who has experienced sexual assault/abuse at any point in their lives.
  • This group is not “art therapy”, but it is an opportunity for individuals to express themselves artistically in the company of other survivors.

Please have any interested individuals call us at 305-585-5185 to set up an initial meeting. 

If someone is interested, but cannot come at the dates/times offered, please contact Roxcy Bolton Rape Treatment Center – there is potential to have another group at another day/time if there is enough interest.

For more info, see flyer: http://www.kristihouse.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/07/JHSFlyer_Art-Expression.pdf

Jun
4
Mon
Survivor Support Group – RTC @ Roxcy Bolton Rape Treatment Center
Jun 4 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

1st and 3rd Monday of every month
6 PM – 7:30 PM
Roxcy Bolton Rape Treatment Center

  • Free of charge
  • For any female adult who has experienced sexual assault/abuse at any point in their lives.
  • If you have a male that is interested, please have them contact us to determine if we have enough interest to start a male survivor group.

Please have any interested individuals call us at 305-585-5185 to set up an initial meeting. 

If someone is interested, but cannot come at the dates/times offered, please contact Roxcy Bolton Rape Treatment Center – there is potential to have another group at another day/time if there is enough interest.

For more info, see flyer: http://www.kristihouse.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/07/JHSFlyer_Survivor-Support-Group.pdf

Jun
5
Tue
Volunteer Orientation @ Kristi House
Jun 5 @ 3:00 pm

This volunteer orientation is for all new volunteers who have already submitted the Volunteer Application Form, and completed the necessary background paperwork. To find out more about volunteering, please contact Damena Gallimore-Wilson, at 305-547-6845, or DGallimore@kristihouse.org. 

 

Jun
6
Wed
Survivor Support Group – RTC @ Roxcy Bolton Rape Treatment Center
Jun 6 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

1st and 3rd Monday of every month
6 PM – 7:30 PM
Roxcy Bolton Rape Treatment Center

  • Free of charge
  • For any female adult who has experienced sexual assault/abuse at any point in their lives.
  • If you have a male that is interested, please have them contact us to determine if we have enough interest to start a male survivor group.

Please have any interested individuals call us at 305-585-5185 to set up an initial meeting. 

If someone is interested, but cannot come at the dates/times offered, please contact Roxcy Bolton Rape Treatment Center – there is potential to have another group at another day/time if there is enough interest.

For more info, see flyer: http://www.kristihouse.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/07/JHSFlyer_Survivor-Support-Group.pdf

Jun
20
Wed
Parent Education Class – Spanish – Central Office @ Kristi House
Jun 20 @ 10:30 am – 12:30 pm

This 2 hour presentation is designed for parents of children receiving clinical services at Kristi House. It is designed to assist parents to identify signs and symptoms of child sexual abuse, help them understand the dynamics of sexual abuse particularly the manipulative behavior of perpetrators, and provide them skills to prevent future victimization. The presentation is offered in three languages English, Spanish, and Creole.

Parents sign up for class at Intake but if they need to change their date they should contact their Case Coordinator at 305-547-6800.

Central Office – Spanish

2018 Schedule:

  • January 17 – Central Office – 10:30 am (Spanish) & 5:30 pm (English)
  • January 17 – North Office – 4:00 pm (Creole)
  • January 20 – Central Office – 10:00 am (Spanish)
  • January 25 – Naranja Office – 10:30 am (Spanish)
  • February 20 – Central Office – 10:30 am (Spanish) & 5:30 pm (English)
  • February 27 – Naranja Office – 10:30 am (English)
  • March 17 – Central Office – 10:00 am (English)
  • March 20 – Central Office – 10:30 am (Spanish) & 5:30 pm (English)
  • March 28 – Naranja Office – 10:30 am (Spanish)
  • April 26 – Naranja Office – 10:30 am (English)
  • May 16 – Central Office – 10:30 am (Spanish) & 5:30 pm (English)
  • May 23 – Naranja Office – 10:30 am (Spanish)
  • June 20 – Central Office – 10:30 am (Spanish) & 5:30 pm (English)
  • June 26 – Naranja Office – 10:30 am (English)
Parent Education Class – English – Central Office @ Kristi House
Jun 20 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm

This 2 hour presentation is designed for parents of children receiving clinical services at Kristi House. It is designed to assist parents to identify signs and symptoms of child sexual abuse, help them understand the dynamics of sexual abuse particularly the manipulative behavior of perpetrators, and provide the skills to prevent future victimization. The presentation is offered in three languages English, Spanish, and Creole.

Parents sign up for class at Intake but if they need to change their date they should contact their Case Coordinator at 305-547-6800.

Central Office – English 

2018 Schedule:

  • January 17 – Central Office – 10:30 am (Spanish) & 5:30 pm (English)
  • January 17 – North Office – 4:00 pm (Creole)
  • January 20 – Central Office – 10:00 am (Spanish)
  • January 25 – Naranja Office – 10:30 am (Spanish)
  • February 20 – Central Office – 10:30 am (Spanish) & 5:30 pm (English)
  • February 27 – Naranja Office – 10:30 am (English)
  • March 17 – Central Office – 10:00 am (English)
  • March 20 – Central Office – 10:30 am (Spanish) & 5:30 pm (English)
  • March 28 – Naranja Office – 10:30 am (Spanish)
  • April 26 – Naranja Office – 10:30 am (English)
  • May 16 – Central Office – 10:30 am (Spanish) & 5:30 pm (English)
  • May 23 – Naranja Office – 10:30 am (Spanish)
  • June 20 – Central Office – 10:30 am (Spanish) & 5:30 pm (English)
  • June 26 – Naranja Office – 10:30 am (English)
Jun
25
Mon
Art Expression Group – RTC @ Roxcy Bolton Rape Treatment Center
Jun 25 @ 6:00 pm – 7:15 pm
  • This group is currently a painting group, but may include other arts in the future. 
  • All supplies are provided.
  • Free of charge
  • For anyone who has experienced sexual assault/abuse at any point in their lives.
  • This group is not “art therapy”, but it is an opportunity for individuals to express themselves artistically in the company of other survivors.

Please have any interested individuals call us at 305-585-5185 to set up an initial meeting. 

If someone is interested, but cannot come at the dates/times offered, please contact Roxcy Bolton Rape Treatment Center – there is potential to have another group at another day/time if there is enough interest.

For more info, see flyer: http://www.kristihouse.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/07/JHSFlyer_Art-Expression.pdf

Jun
26
Tue
Parent Education Class – English – Naranja Office @ Naranja Office
Jun 26 @ 10:30 am – 12:30 pm

This class is for parents and caregivers of new clients at Kristi House. All parents and caregivers are strongly encouraged to attend this helpful program upon beginning services. The program is designed to better acquaint parents and caregivers with Kristi House and assist them getting the most benefit for themselves and their child. Parents should let their caseworker or therapist know when you can attend. It takes place at Kristi House’s southern-most office at the Naranja Community Center. 

Kristi House Naranja Office
13955 SW 264th St, Homestead, FL 33032, USA

Jun
28
Thu
Stewards of Children Training – Naranja Office @ Kristi House - Naranja Office
Jun 28 @ 1:30 pm – 4:30 pm

Kristi House is pleased to offer Stewards of Children, a revolutionary sexual abuse prevention training program that educates adults to prevent, recognize, and react responsibly to child sexual abuse. The program believes and teaches that child safety is an adult’s job. It was developed by the Darkness to Light organization.

Stewards of Children is ideal for organizations that serve children and youth, as well as other community-based groups. Kristi House trainers can deliver the program in English, and/or Spanish.

Participants are asked to RSVP at least 3 days ahead of time by contacting Deborah Billings as listed.

RSVP to: DBillings@kristihouse.org

Facts About Stewards of Children Training

  • It’s a comprehensive program that incorporates all of the fundamental mechanics necessary in creating organizational policies and procedures that keep children safe. Ideal for training staff and volunteers on child sexual abuse prevention.
  • Includes the “7 Steps to Protecting our Children,” evidence-based educational tool for sexual abuse prevention.
  • A 3-hour training program that integrates the simple principles of choice, consciousness, and personal power to promote an understanding of the nature and impact of child sexual abuse, and that uses those principles to provide a context for empowered action. The curriculum is direct about holding each adult accountable, and generous in providing powerful, specific support for personal change.
  • Video component of curriculum integrates personal stories of sexual abuse survivors, sharing their experiences of trauma and healing with the perspectives of professionals working with various issues of sexual abuse.
  • The program is motivational and compelling. It calls participants into personal responsibility for the safety of children, while at the same time appreciates their fears and concerns.

How is the training delivered?

Stewards “Live” is a 3-hour in-person training, led by an authorized facilitator who uses a videotape, interactive workbook, and discussion to train responsible adults to prevent, recognize, and react responsibly to child sexual abuse.

Kristi House Naranja Office: 13955 SW 264th St, Homestead, FL 33032, USA

Jul
11
Wed
CSEC Training (Commercial Sexual Exploitation of Children) @ Kristi House - Central
Jul 11 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm

This workshop provides a basic overview of commercial sexual exploitation of children (CSEC), the extent of the problem and the impact this type of trauma has on children. It will also include tips for identifying and engaging victims and discussion of services victims need for healing and reintegration into mainstream society. The material is offered in lecture form through a PowerPoint presentation and videos. Group participation is encouraged. Participants will examine the following topics:

  • What is the Commercial Sexual Exploitation of Children (CSEC)
  • CSEC Risk Factors
  • Addressing Demand
  • Identification of CSEC Victims
  • Impact of CSEC and Needs of Victims
  • Tips for service provision (customized for audience)

Participants are asked to RSVP at least 3 days ahead of time by contacting Maria Clara Rodriguez as listed. There is parking at the lot on which Kristi House sits; it is controlled by Miami-Dade County and parking is $10 per car.

RSVP to: MCRodriguez@kristihouse.org