April: Prevention of Child Abuse Month

PREVENTION OF CHILD ABUSE MONTH ACTIVITIES (APRIL)


Please select (1-3) activities and provide feedback by checking the activities that you supported.  Information should be returned by email:  carolynpenny@handsofprotection.org

 

TEN EASY WAYS TO SUPPORT THE PREVENTION OF CHILD ABUSE:


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Include a prayer that supports the prevention of child abuse during your service/meeting.

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Designate a Sunday for members to wear dark blue (a symbol of the prevention of  child abuse

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Share Blue Ribbon Bookmark with members /family/friends/co-workers, etc.

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Copy and distribute the Twelve Alternatives to Lashing Out At Your Child

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Share Flyer (The Kinds/Signs of Child Abuse)

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Attend Candlelight Vigil on Saturday, April 8, 2017 at 5:00 PM

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Plant a pinwheel garden: https://www.preventchildabusenc.org   (see pinwheel garden)

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Use Calendar:  https://www.childwelfare.gov/pubPDFs/calendar-2016_en.pdf

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Learn More: http://www.helpguide.org/articles/abuse/child-abuse-and-neglect.html

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 View Parent Links:  http://www.safechildnc.org


 

 Name of Church/Organization: _____________________________________________________________

Thanks for your help in increasing community awareness of the prevention of child abuse.