Kern County Autism Center Fundraiser

Every April, Westside Church of Christ hosts a fundraiser luncheon to help support the Kern County Autism Center. This non-profit organization was established in 1990 in the rural community of Arvin. Their Their “DAIBREAK” program (Dedicated to Assisting Individuals, Building Responsibility, Esteem, Awareness and Knowledge) provides educational and life skills training for approximately 38 special needs adults with autism and similar behavioral challenges. Volunteers at …

Active Predator Training

Westside is hosting an Active Predator Training seminar that is designed to teach you the skills you need to identify and stop potential child predators in their tracks. We’re bringing in Jimmy Hinton, an expert in the field who is a full-time minister and the child of a pedophile who turned in his own father and helped the church and …

Child Safety Training

If you weren’t able to join us for our Active Predator Training seminar in person, we are happy to provide videos of the training sessions on YouTube by clicking here. Topics include Understanding Predators, Understanding Ourselves, Sexting and Online Safety, Understanding Survivors of Sexual Abuse, and a Q&A session with our facilitator, Jimmy Hinton.