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    April is National Child Abuse Prevention Month

    Did you know? Every year more than 3.6 million referrals are made to child protection agencies involving more than 6.6 million children (a referral can include multiple children). The United States has one of the worst records among industrialized nations – losing on average between …

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    Child Advocates Educate About Child Abuse

     April is Child Abuse Prevention Month COLUMBUS, Ga. – One out of every ten children in the US suffers from child abuse and that abuse affects the entire community – financially and emotionally. Child advocates say this is the most prevalent health problem facing children …

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    April is National Child Abuse Prevention Month – Tips

    I’ll be posting information and resources throughout this month on Abuse Prevention. The site, childwelfare.gov, has some wonderful resources. A particularly good one is the booklet, Prevention Resource Guide: Making Meaningful Connection. The guide is in Spanish and English. Keeping Your Family Strong is a tip sheet …

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  • April is National Child Abuse Prevention Month

    URBANA, Ill. – During National Child Abuse Prevention Month, University of Illinois Extension encourages parents to work to develop six factors that protect children against child abuse. “The risk for neglect and abuse diminishes—and optimal outcomes for children, youth, and families are promoted—when parents have …

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