Maria de Deus Medeiros is the new chair of the Vila do Bispo Children and Youth Protection Commission (CPCJ).
The new president who serves as technical director at the Santa Casa da Misericórdia in Vila do Bispo thus replaces Rute Silva, councilor of the Vila do Bispo City Council, who has reached the limit of terms. The election took place last January 6 at an extended CPCJ meeting.
Maria de Deus, who takes up a three-year term in charge of the CPCJ's destiny, acknowledges the trust expressed by the members of the Commission, as well as the recognition of the Administrative Table of the Holy House of Mercy of Vila do Bispo for the performance of these new functions. position that guarantees to face as a mission.
Maria de Deus has been a trainer in the area of child sexual abuse and has been a member of CPCJ in Vila do Bispo for about 4 years. She worked as a Social Worker in a Family Support and Parental Counseling Center (CAFAP) for 15 years, intervening in the area of child maltreatment and specializing in child sexual abuse. He was also part of the training and supervision team of the Support Centers for Children and Youth at Risk of the Regional Health Administration of Centro, Algarve and Alentejo.