Prevent Child Abuse Wisconsin
Prevent Child Abuse Wisconsin is a program of Children's Hospital of Wisconsin
The program works closely with the Child Abuse Prevention Fund to unify child abuse prevention efforts in Wisconsin. The mission of Prevent Child Abuse Wisconsin is to:
- Build community resources
- Provide training and public awareness
- Carry out advocacy activities in order to strengthen child abuse prevention efforts in Wisconsin. Its work focuses on primary prevention with the goal of stopping child abuse and neglect before it occurs
Together for Children Conference
Over 335 professionals attended the 29th Annual Together for Children Conference, April 5 - 7, at Grand Geneva Resort & Spa. This year's conference included sessions on transforming trauma and self care; sex trafficking; neglect; identifying child maltreatment; strong families and thriving children; child sexual abuse; legal updates RE: child welfare and trauma informed interviewing.
Conference attendees included: social workers, home visitors, law enforcement, child protective services, lawyers, district attorneys, SA/DV personnel, child advocacy center personnel, medical professionals and school personnel.
Say Something, Do Something for Kids
We believe that every child deserves to grow up in a safe, stable and nurturing environment. Please join our campaign to "Say Something, Do Something for Kids," an initiative of Child Abuse and Neglect Prevention Board, Prevent Child Abuse Wisconsin and Wisconsin Department of Children and Families. Download the toolkit to see what you can do in your community.
Prevent Child Abuse America leads the way in building awareness, providing education and inspiring hope to everyone involved in the effort to prevent the abuse and neglect of our nation's children.
Connect the dots: We all have a role in making our communities places where children and families can thrive. Join us in building a movement for children and families! What's your dot?