Tag: Child Abuse Prevention Month

Reminder: 2016 Annual Child Abuse Prevention Kickoff Luncheon & Educational Conference to be held March 31

| March 9, 2016
Reminder: 2016 Annual Child Abuse Prevention Kickoff Luncheon & Educational Conference to be held March 31

In recognition of April as Child Abuse Prevention Month, CCC&Y will present the 2016 Annual Educational Conference — “Strengthening Ourselves, Strengthening Our Practice,” and the 2016 Annual Kickoff Luncheon Fundraiser, on Thursday, March 31 at the Doubletree by Hilton, 1175 Historic Rte. 66, Flagstaff.

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5 Myths about Child Maltreatment

| April 26, 2015
5 Myths about Child Maltreatment

April is National Child Abuse Prevention Month, when organizations across the country come together to raise awareness about child abuse.Child abuse, or maltreatment, can take different forms, including neglect, psychological maltreatment, and physical or sexual abuse. Maltreatment can result in long-lasting negative consequences to children’s physical, psychological, behavioral, societal, and even biological development. During this month and […]

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To keep kids safe, act locally

| March 30, 2015
To keep kids safe, act locally

To the editor: As the Regional Child Abuse Prevention Council, Coconino Coalition for Children and Youth (CCC&Y) continues to spread awareness of the alarming statistics of child abuse, neglect, and maltreatment. Arizona’s 2014 Child Fatality Review Annual Report documents 92 child deaths from maltreatment. A stark rise, 22 percent, from the 70 deaths reported in […]

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