Because Childhood Lasts a Lifetime.

Empower adults to protect children from abuse

Key Issue Areas

Participates in Abuse Head Trauma (AHT) prevention efforts with the program Period of Purple Crying.

Participates in Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs) prevention efforts.

Leads in Neglect prevention efforts.

Leads in Child Sexual Abuse (CSA) prevention efforts and served 10,000 individuals in 2020 with the program Stewards of Children (Darkness to Light).

Participates in Child Sexual Abuse (CSA) prevention efforts with the program Corporal Punishment Ban in Schools.

Utilizing the Protective Factors Framework through ACEs and Advocacy.

The chapter works with the following evidence-based home visiting model: Early Head Start (Home Visiting) and participates in the statewide home visiting coalition.

Advocacy efforts include

  • Protecting children from abuse in residential facilities
  • Promoting funding for child abuse prevention and intervention
  • Limiting the use of restraint and seclusion in schools

Fast Facts

5 total FTEs

The chapter partners with businesses/corporations, faith-based organizations, foundations, Kids Count, and schools.

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