Because Childhood Lasts a Lifetime.

To prevent the abuse and neglect of Maine’s children

Key Issue Areas

Leads in Abuse Head Trauma (AHT) prevention efforts with the programs Period of Purple Crying and Baby Think It Over.

Participates in Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs) prevention efforts with the program State Coalition on ACEs.

Leads in Neglect prevention efforts with the program Strengthening Families Program.

Co-leads in Child Sexual Abuse (CSA) prevention efforts.

Utilizing the Protective Factors Framework through Home Visiting and Training.

Advocacy efforts include

  • Maintaining funding our Prevention Network
  • Supporting home visiting
  • Quality early care/education/ systems building

Fast Facts

10 total FTEs

CBCAP Lead

The chapter partners with businesses/corporations, General Federaltion of Women's Clubs, Kids Count, and schools.

Key Contact

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