COVID-19 and Child Abuse An increase in child abuse of all types is expected during the COVID-19 pandemic. However, there may not be a corresponding increase in incidents of reported child abuse until children return to school. Already, data from jurisdictions around the country are revealing dramatic drops in the rate of child abuse reports—in … [Read more...] about April 2020 is Still Child Abuse Prevention Month… Now More than Ever
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It Only Takes Caring and Time To be Part of the Virtual Village. Here are Some Things to Do to Be Helpful to Caregivers and Help #ProtectKids365 Call parents/caregivers you know and care about just to check in, let them vent, tell them a joke, make them laugh, remind them to breathe Call/FaceTime family/friends and ask to talk to their kids … [Read more...] about You Can Help Keep Kids Safe and Well During the Pandemic: #BeTheVirtualVillage!