Is Abuse Really Preventable?

Yes. It is. But it takes a continuum of strategies to make positive change. Abuse prevention is not simple nor is it easy but it can be accomplished. Child abuse prevention takes individual, organization and community support and a strategic framework of programs.

Champions For Children: Prevent Child Abuse Hampton Roads focuses on three core strategies of prevention.

No Hit Regional Leaders luncheon- April 2016
No Hit Regional Leaders luncheon- April 2016

Effective public awareness efforts

Stewards of Children Facilitators on Training Day
Stewards of Children Facilitators on Training Day

Evidence-based prevention training programs for adults who care for children

2016 General Assembly
2016 General Assembly

And advocacy at the legislative level to make better laws to protect children.