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Child Abuse and Neglect

Essentials for Childhood

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

This guide proposes strategies communities can consider to promote the types of relationships and environments that help children grow up to be healthy and productive citizens so that they, in turn, can build stronger and safer families and communities for their children.

Trauma-Informed Care for Children Exposed to Violence

Safe Start Center

This toolkit was created to increase awareness about the prevalence of children’s exposure to violence (CEV). This resource includes an infographic and links to tip sheets, guides, and other publications on CEV.


Office of Juvenile Justice Programs

Polyvictimization: Children

U.S. Department of Justice

International Conference on Child and Family Maltreatment

January 23, 2012
San Diego, California

Creating a Healthier Future through Child Maltreatment Prevention

Date/Time (ET): 
June 16, 2011 - 1:00pm - 2:00pm

This presentation will focus on the epidemiology and costs of child maltreatment, the need for partnerships, and the potential for policy interventions to combat this urgent public health issue.

Fight Crimes: Invest in Kids Web site

Fight Crime: Invest in Kids is an anti-crime organization of law enforcement professional and violence survivors.

Striving to Reduce Youth Violence Everywhere (STRYVE) Web site

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

STRYVE is a national initiative which takes a public health approach to preventing youth violence before it starts.

Realizing the Promise of Home Visitation: Addressing Domestic Violence And Child Maltreatment

Family Violence Prevention Fund

This issue brief helps policymakers and advocates ensure that federal home visiting policies directly address the needs of mothers and children who are experiencing or at risk of experiencing domes