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Title: Safe Children and Healthy Families Are a Shared Responsibility: 2005 Community Resource Packet
Corporate Author: US Dept of Health and Human Services
Administration for Children and Families
United States of America

National Clearinghouse on Child Abuse and Neglect Information
United States of America
Date Published: 2005
Page Count: 94
Sponsoring Agency: National Clearinghouse on Child Abuse and Neglect Information
Washington, DC 20024
NCJRS Photocopy Services
Rockville, MD 20849-6000
US Dept of Health and Human Services
Sale Source: US Dept of Health and Human Services
Administration for Children and Families
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United States of America

NCJRS Photocopy Services
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Type: Handbook
Format: Document (Online)
Language: English; Spanish
Country: United States of America
Annotation: This packet provides many resources, in both English and Spanish that organizations and individuals can use to help keep children safe in their communities.
Abstract: Strengthening families and preventing child abuse require the shared commitment of individuals and organizations in every community. The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ Children’s Bureau, Office on Child Abuse and Neglect created this resource packet in English and Spanish to support individuals, organizations, and communities in their efforts to promote safe children and healthy families. The packet is divided into five main sections that include: (1) supporting families and preventing child abuse; (2) what organizations can do to promote safe children and healthy families; (3) what individuals can do to promote safe children and healthy families; (4) the issue of child abuse and neglect-the scope of the problem, the long-term consequence, recognizing child abuse and neglect, and reporting child abuse and neglect; and (5) organizations and programs that promote the safety of children and healthy families.
Main Term(s): Child abuse prevention
Index Term(s): Child abuse; Child protection services; Child victims; Child welfare; Juvenile dependency and neglect
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