Strengthening Families Trainings

Strengthening Families™ is a research-based approach to working with families in a way that develops and enhances their strengths. It is based on engaging families, programs and communities in building five protective factors: Parental resilience; Social connections;...
Math is everywhere-help your child learn!

Math is everywhere-help your child learn!

Author: Mary Warren PhD, IMH-E® (IV-P) Even if you don’t consider yourself a math whiz, you can help your young child learn math concepts through simple everyday interactions: Point out circles, squares, and triangles in signs and or objects around you. Say the name...
Proudly display Pinwheels for PREVENTION!

Proudly display Pinwheels for PREVENTION!

April is Child Abuse PREVENTION Month.  Blue pinwheels are the national symbol of the happy, healthy childhoods all children deserve. Please consider displaying pinwheels throughout April to let others know you support PREVENTION of child abuse and neglect. Order blue...
The Upstream Solution

The Upstream Solution

This short video defines and illustrates the importance of prevention. Prevent Child Abuse Arizona invites you to share this...

Best for Babies Information, Publications and Resources

Click on the links below to download each PDF. ACEs (Adverse Childhood Experiences) in Arizona Report (270 KB) Arizona Baby Statistics (210 KB) Best for Babies Court Teams Core Components (146 KB) Baby Checklist For CFTs (Child and Family Teams) (136 KB) Birth Parents...

Healthy Families Arizona

Healthy Families Arizona is a great example of how prevention works to keep families together and help them succeed.  Although Healthy Families participants are at highest risk, 96 percent do not have substantiated reports of abuse and neglect, thanks to the program....

Sponsor the Color Dash 5k in Prescott, AZ

The Color Dash 5k to benefit Prevent Child Abuse Arizona is looking for sponsors for our 2016 event.  This is our third year and we have consistently attracted  600-700 participants.  We invite businesses and organizations to consider joining us Saturday May 28th,...

Prevent Child Abuse America announces new CEO

Today March 16th, 2016 Prevent Child Abuse America announced Dan Duffy as it’s next President & CEO, effective April 4th.  Dan is currently 26th District Senator from Illinois and will resign as of April 3rd. “On behalf of our Board of Directors, I am...
Surprise! Your baby is learning.

Surprise! Your baby is learning.

Hey dads! Next time you play with your baby, try using the element of surprise. Babies and toddlers love to play games like peek-a-boo, but you can also get creative in the way you surprise them. See how your toddler reacts when you wear a plastic bowl on your head or...
Why Your Older Toddler May Not Need That Nap

Why Your Older Toddler May Not Need That Nap

Is it a constant struggle to get your 3-year old to nap? Is your young child having difficulty getting to sleep at night, or waking up waaaay too early? If you answered yes, it could mean that your child may no longer need that afternoon nap. We know that sleep is...