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April is National Child Abuse Prevention Month

Preventing Child Abuse & Neglect Prevention is the best hope for reducing child abuse and neglect and improving the lives of children and families. Strengthening families and preventing child abuse requires a shared commitment of individuals and organizations in every … Continue reading

Thank you, Lewiston-Porter Intermediate Center!

Children from the Lewiston-Porter Intermediate Center were given the opportunity to donate money at their recent Scholastic Book Fair. The Child Advocacy Center of Niagara is extremely grateful to be the recipient of their generous donations! Children were each given … Continue reading

Holiday Safety for Kids and Family

Family gatherings, special traditions, delicious treats — the holiday season may be the most wonderful time of the year, especially for kids. Unfortunately, for emergency room doctors it’s also one of the busiest. Learn how to protect your little ones … Continue reading

Keep Kids Safe in Winter

In Western New York, we are no strangers to snowstorms or blizzards. We may cringe at the thought of having to dust and scrape snow and ice from our vehicles, or shovel our driveway and walkways. But kids want to … Continue reading

2018 Safe at Home Conference

Registration is now open for the 20th Annual Safe at Home Conference. The conference will be held October 16, 2018 from 8AM to 4PM at The Conference & Event Center Niagara Falls. Register today! Michelle Kaminsky, Esq., Keynote Speaker: Domestic … Continue reading

Safe Harbour Asset Map Available

The Niagara County Safe Harbour Taskforce has developed an asset map that identifies local services that can benefit exploited or trafficked youth. Youth who are exploited or trafficked require a continuum of services, ranging from low-threshold services (like drop-in centers) to … Continue reading

Suicide Prevention: Know the Signs

Suicide is the third leading cause of death among young people ages 15-24. One in eight teens suffers from depression and, statistics show, people who are depressed are 14 times more likely to commit suicide. Some Risk Factors of Teen … Continue reading