Prevent Child Abuse America Blog

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June 26 2020

In Memory of Sid Johnson

Prevent Child Abuse America pays tribute to Sid Johnson, a tireless champion for children and…

June 3 2020

A statement on racism from Dr. Melissa Merrick

For the last several days, emotions that have run high for generations have clearly reached…

May 12 2020

Dr. Melissa Merrick Responds to New Rules under Title IX

These are unprecedented and trying times—the world we know is changing by the minute. In…

May 7 2020

A Meaningful Mother’s Day Gift: Plant a Pinwheel for Prevention

Mother’s Day, when we celebrate everything mom’s do, is going to be vastly different this…

February 20 2020

Dr. Melissa Merrick Responds to Boy Scouts of America Bankruptcy Filing

Each year, countless children are sexually victimized by those responsible for their care, be it…

January 22 2020

PRESS RELEASE: Prevent Child Abuse America Announces Seven Newly Re-chartered Chapters in 2019, 15 More Slated in 2020, Extending Its Nationwide Reach and Impact through Partnerships

Chicago—Prevent Child Abuse America (PCA America) announced today that its chapters in seven states—Connecticut, Delaware,…