CHILD ABUSE PREVENTION MONTH

Empowering YOU to be

on the frontlines of prevention.

During Child Abuse Prevention Month, we want to go beyond awareness. We want to equip you with strategies for prevention. Join us in being #EmpoweredToProtect.

THE REALITY

A report of abuse is made every 2 minutes.*

*DFPS Data Book, 2016

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92% of children know their abuser.*

*U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Child Maltreatment Report 2016

A child has a greater risk of being sexually abused than being in a car accident.

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73% of sexually abused children won’t tell.*

*Broman-Fulks 2007

4 KEYS FOR PREVENTION

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MARK YOUR CALENDAR

Friday, April 5th – Go Blue Day

Sunday, April 28th – Blue Sunday