Help Us Create Safe, Stable, Nurturing
Relationships and Environments for All Children and Families
Did you know?
- About 1 in 7 children experienced child abuse and neglect in the last year.
- Child abuse and neglect are preventable through forming safe, stable, nurturing relationships and environments.
- CDC developed an Essentials for Childhood framework that contains the steps to reach four key goals for promoting safe, stable, nurturing relationships and environments.
- CDC released Preventing Child Abuse & Neglect: A Technical Package for Policy, Norm, and Programmatic Activities to help states and communities prioritize efforts to prevent child abuse and neglect.
The time to act is now.
Learn more through a CDC infographic about child abuse and neglect prevention.