April is Child Abuse Prevention Month
National Child Abuse Prevention Month highlights the need for families and communities to work to prevent child abuse and neglect, and promote the social and emotional well-being of children and families. General Information and resources for Child Abuse Prevention Month in April are available through the Children’s Bureau at the Administration for Children and Families, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services at www.childwelfare.gov/topics/preventing/preventionmonth/.
The Pennsylvania Family Support Alliance takes the lead in observing the month in Pennsylvania. Check out their special events and resources at www.pa-fsa.org<http://www.pa-fsa.org/>. Resources specifically for faith communities are available at www.dovesnest.net/CAPMonth<http://www.dovesnest.net/CAPMonth>.