Building Community, Building Hope Strong, nurturing communities that are supportive of families can get involved and play a role in preventing child abuse and neglect and promoting child and family well-being.
Bullying Prevention Month: What The Howell Schools Are Doing
School districts find themselves on the front lines of efforts to stop bullying. Take a look at what's being done in Howell.
1,100 pinwheels planted in Veterans Park to commemorate Child Abuse Prevention Month
For the 10th year, Lake County Job and Family Services employees took the short walk from their office to Veterans Park in Painesville to plant pinwheels.
How We Prevent Child Abuse in Iowa
Infographic to explain what we do and how you can make a difference.
Child Abuse and Neglect: Why Prevention Is Important
Facts and resources on Child Abuse Prevention Month.
Child Abuse Prevention Tips
Resources to read, learn from and share for Child Abuse Prevention Month · Buckner International
April is Child Abuse Prevention Month, so we’d like to share this list of helpful child abuse-related resources. First things first: what is considered child abuse and how can we recognize it?...
Child Abuse Prevention Month: What you need to know about the signs, how to report
April is Child Abuse Prevention Month. Here's what you can do to help save a child.
Local experts provide tips to protect your child during Child Abuse Prevention Month
Physical and sexual abuse: it's a situation that no parent wants to see their child go through.
April is Child Abuse Prevention Month: What You Can Do To Help Protect Children
It should not hurt to be a child. Yet each year in the state of Arkansas, thousands of children are found to be victims of child abuse and neglect, and those are only the cases that are recognized, reported and investigated. There is no question that child abuse is a problem in our state. But what can families do to recognize, report and combat this awful trend? Plenty.
Child abuser gets 10-year sentence for child pornography
Twenty years after being convicted of sexually abusing a 3-year-old girl, Ernest Cook was sentenced Tuesday to more than 10 years in prison on child pornography charges.
Facing child abuse: Changes 20 years after Kema case
Nearly two decades have passed since 6-year-old Peter “Peter Boy” Kema was reported missing from his Hawaii island home. And at long last, some closure is near in the troubling case of child abuse and neglect.
Regarding child abuse, what does ‘awareness’ really mean?
What does “awareness” really mean? April is National Child Abuse Awareness month. I believe we’re all aware that thousands of children endure terrible abuse every day in this country. Often, our st…
What you can do: 20 ways to prevent child abuse
1. Be a good example: Respect your family members. Use a courteous tone of voice with them.
National Bullying Prevention Month: Help Your Kids Understand The Difference Between Bullying &...
What makes a bully? Is it a malicious desire to hurt another person? A person lashing out because of problems at home? A need to seem tough in a world that is out of their control? There is no single formula for those we have come to see as bullies and the definition is pretty broad. The facts about bullying are less vague. According to Stop Bullying, as many as one in three children has reported being bullied at some point in their…
Child Abuse Prevention: Putting What Works Into Practice
Child abuse prevention and other human service programs are under increasing pressure to demonstrate results and implement system and practice changes to improve outcomes. Putting What Works Into Practice describes important considerations for successfully implementing sustainable approaches with lasting benefit. It discusses critical activities that need to happen at different phases of implementation for leaders, policymakers, program managers, staff and stakeholders.
Child Abuse by Omission: How American Law Holds Mothers Responsible for Their Partners' Crimes
Criminalizing a woman for her male partner's abusive behavior toward her children is another type of victim blaming.
Gala Raises $100,000 to Support NJ Child Abuse Prevention Programs
NEW BRUNSWICK – Prevent Child Abuse-New Jersey gathered citizens across the state to join together at the organization’s Annual Charity Gala at the Newark Museum on April 19. Nearly $100,000 was raised to support the organization’s evidence-based prevention programs across New Jersey.Read more →
Child Abuse Prevention: What All Parents Need To Know
11 News Anchor Dianne Derby talked with a forensic interviewer about the most important thing she wants all parents to know about abuse right now.
Bronx kids learn about child abuse prevention at P.S. X114
Students at P.S. X114 in the Bronx learned about how to prevent child abuse Thursday.
A Fresh Perspective from Doris Duke Fellows on Child Abuse Prevention
The mission of the Doris Duke Charitable Foundation is to improve the quality of people's lives through grants supporting the performing arts, environmental conservation, medical research and child well-being, and through preservation of the cultural and environmental legacy of Doris Duke's properties.