This is the first session of a four part series on Strengthening Parent Leadership, focusing on readiness to engage with parents as partners in prevention work. The CBCAP State Lead Agency from Georgia shares how they prepared for their journey of parent engagement, collaboration and the creation of the Georgia Parent Advisory Council. Parent Leaders…

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In this issue: Laundry and Loot: Care Counts Laundry Program by Whirlpool Expanding Our Perspective on Medical Neglect-One Mother’s Experience Impacting the Community Through Faith and Prevention Josephine’s Place-A Hidden Gem in New Jersey is a Second Home for Many Immigrant Women Defining and Preventing Child Neglect: It’s Not an Easy Task Making a Difference…

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This resource was created by FRIENDS and is designed for Community-Based Child Abuse Prevention (CBCAP) programs conducting direct service with children, youth, and families. The tool provides information on the background of program assessment in CBCAP and outlines the role assessment supports in evaluation, parent involvement, and protective factors. The resource is structured to be…

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A story about working with practitioners as a support and partnership by Sam. To download the audio version of this story, visit https://soundcloud.com/user-616990317/working-with-practitioners

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A story about how parents can advocate for themselves and others by Jill. To download the audio version of this story, visit https://soundcloud.com/user-616990317/parent-voices-make-difference

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A story about mentoring Parent Leaders by Eliza. To download the audio version of this story, visit https://soundcloud.com/user-616990317/parent-leadership-by-eliza

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A story about the journey to parent leadership by Eliza. To download the audio version of this story, visit https://soundcloud.com/user-616990317/leadership-journey

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February is National Parent Leadership Month!  This month’s webinar focuses on celebrating parent leadership and recognizing the contributions of parents during National Parent Leadership Month (NPLM) and all year. Presenters: Jessica Diel FRIENDS Parent Advisory Council member Marie Keopf Tennessee State Lead Andrea Shook Prevent Child Abuse TN Amy Moseley South Carolina State Lead MaryJo…

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