Dove's Nest: Faith Communities Keeping Children & Youth Safe

Speaker's Bureau Training

Dove's Nest's Speaker's Bureau 

Dedicated to “empowering and equipping faith communities to keep children safe in their homes, churches, and communities,” Dove’s Nest offers trainings and resources on a variety of topics related to child and youth protection. Dove’s Nest has a national Speaker’s Bureau of highly qualified members who are available to train across North America.

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An Addition to the Dove's Nest Family! 

Anna & MariaWe are happy to announce that Maria Groff Miller was born to executive director Anna Groff on June 18! Anna will be taking the next few months off to enjoy this new addition to her family. She will return as executive director mid-September. 


Interim Executive Director

Kathy HaakeKathy Haake will be Dove's Nest's interim executive director during Anna's maternity leave. Kathy has worked for Dove's Nest in various capacities since 2012. Contact Kathy at Kathy [at] to discuss how to empower and equip your faith community to keep children and youth safe.



Dove's Nest's mission is to empower and equip faith communities to keep children and youth safe in their homes, churches, and communities. "Let the children come to me. Don't stop them! For the Kingdom of God belongs to those who are like these children"  (Luke 18:16 NLT).