In recognition of April as Child Abuse Prevention Month, the Office of Child and Youth Protection has created this 2023 Toolkit. This useful toolkit will help parishes and schools plan and prepare for Child Abuse Prevention Month. We hope that the resources found in this toolkit help our diocesan parishes and schools, as well as our families, bring awareness to child abuse prevention.
San Bernardino County | Children & Family Services
The mission of Children and Family Services is to protect endangered children, preserve and strengthen their families, and develop alternative family settings. Services as mandated by law and regulation, will be provided in the least intrusive manner with a family-centered focus.
Children & Family Services
The Riverside County Department of Public Social Services (DPSS) provides services and assistance to protect and empower vulnerable people in our community.
National Child Abuse Prevention Month
Strong, nurturing communities that are supportive of families can get involved and play a role in preventing child abuse and neglect and promoting child and family well-being.
San Bernardino County Children’s Network
The overall goal of Children’s Network is to help at-risk children by improving communication, planning, coordination, and cooperation among youth-serving agencies.
Child Abuse Prevention CDC
Policies and programs that are supportive of children and families can prevent child abuse and neglect and other early adversity. CDC works to better understand the problem of child abuse and neglect and to prevent it before it begins
Through animated videos, short films, games, and interactive comics, NSTeens teaches tweens and teens about making safer choices online. Teaching materials are available for intermediate, middle school, and high school educators so they can bring these engaging lessons right into the classroom. All resources on NSTeens.org are available free of charge.