April is National Child Abuse Prevention Month
Make meaningful connections with children and families
- Nurturing and Attachment
- Knowledge of Parenting and Child Development
- Parental Resilience
- Social Connections
- Concrete Supports for Parents
- Social and Emotional Competence of Children
History of National Child Abuse Prevention Month
- About NCAPM
- Timeline of NCAPM
National Child Abuse Prevention Partners
- National Partners
- State and Local Partners
Resources for Parents
- Activity Calendars
- Parent Tip Sheets
Spread the Word
- Sample Social Media Messages
- Share Our Widgets
Download the 2015 Prevention Resource Guide: Making Meaningful Connections.
Find information on preventing child abuse, protecting children from the risk of abuse, and promoting healthy families.
A special series of short videos from child abuse prevention partnerships that focus on strategies and programs to prevent child maltreatment.
An interactive tool to showcase how family engagement is implemented across human services.
Presents national data about child abuse and neglect during the federal fiscal year 2013.
Presents the Community-Based Child Abuse Prevention: Exemplary Practices.
Presents literature on the protective factors for populations served by ACYF.
Illustrates how to use the protective factors to support and strengthen families.
View videos from State and national organizations.
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Share our widgets and promote National Child Abuse Prevention Month.
Protective Factors In Practice
Use these vignettes to support and strengthen families.