Support Over Silence for KIDS Featured in Op-Ed

Dr. Nancy Weaver partnered with the Family Nurturing Center in Northern Kentucky to craft an Op- Ed with the support of the Face It Movement. Through the commitment and investment of Kosair Charities, the Face It Movement promotes best practices in child abuse prevention and intervention, builds awareness and engages the community in how to help families thrive, […]

Child Abuse Prevention Month

National Child Abuse Prevention Month was officially created in 1983. Every year since, the nation comes together to recognize and bring awareness to the child abuse and neglect epidemic in the United States. This month is a reminder of the importance of communities working together to strengthen and support families so that all children can […]

Support Over Silence for KIDS: Train the Trainer

Friday, April 22 (8:00 AM-11:00 AM) Register HERE Tuesday, April 26 (12:00 PM- 3:00 PM) Register HERE Wednesday, May 4 (4:00 PM- 7:00 PM) Register HERE Support Over Silence for KIDS is a three-hour, virtual training that prepares community members, hospital personnel, and other professionals to confidently defuse a challenging moment between a caregiver and […]

Statement on Texas Policy

As we prepare for Child Abuse Prevention month in April of this year, we are very concerned regarding the recent policy in Texas that suggests gender-affirming care be classified as child abuse.  To be clear, gender-affirming care is fully supported by pediatric practitioners1 and the US Dept of Health and Human Services.2 “The American Academy […]

CICM Brown Bag: Intergenerational Impacts of Trauma: Interpersonal Violence and Involvement with Child Welfare among Alaska Native Mothers

Wednesday, April 13, 2022 12:00- 1:00 (Central Time) Click HERE to Register Registration Required This presentation utilizes longitudinal and linked administrative data from the state of Alaska to investigate intergenerational impacts of trauma among Alaska Native women including reports for child maltreatment, report substantiation, and removal from home. Presented by Autumn Asher BlackDeer

Symbology in Child Abuse Prevention Month: Pinwheels

In 2008, Prevent Child Abuse America declared the pinwheel as the national symbol for child abuse prevention through the campaign, Pinwheels for Prevention. Pinwheels symbolize the notions of playfulness, joy, and childhood. It serves as a reminder of the great childhoods we want for all children. The cyclical nature of the pinwheel depicts positive cycles […]

Child Abuse Prevention Month

National Child Abuse Prevention Month was officially created in 1983. In every year since, the nation comes together to recognize and bring awareness of the child abuse and neglect epidemic in the United States. This month is a reminder of the importance of families and communities working together to strengthen families to prevent child abuse […]