APRIL IS NATIONAL CHILD ABUSE PREVENTION MONTH

Building Community, Building Hope from the US Department of Health & Human Services

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.

The entire guide can be read here:  CAP Prevention Guide (1)

If you would like to go directly to the tip sheets:  Tip Sheets

The Child Abuse Prevention Center

The Child Abuse Prevention Center is a state, national and international training, education, research and resource center dedicated to strengthening children, families, and communities.

The Child Abuse Prevention Center, known as the CAP Center, has a 35-plus year history of preventing child abuse, neglect and abandonment through four core strategies:

  1. Education
  2. Advocacy
  3. Health
  4. Safety

CAP Center website

Prevent Child Abuse America

Prevent Child Abuse America works to promote the healthy development of children and prevent child abuse before it can occur in order to help children to grow up and contribute in their communities.

Website