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CSAM: Understanding the Topic and Prevention Tips for Caregivers

Child Sexual Abuse Material (CSAM), or child pornography, is any content that shows sexually explicit activities involving children. CSAM can include photographs, videos, digital or computer-generated images. This type of material used to be called child pornography (the legal term), but because the word pornography implies consent, … Continue reading

Sip & Support: Passport for Prevention

First Annual Sip & Support: Passport for Prevention Fundraiser Event!
How to Get Your Passport
Passports are $25
Additional Raffle Sheets are $5

You can buy your passport here: https://form.jotform.com/workerbea/cac-of-niagara

Make sure you put “Sip & Support” in the comments section. … Continue reading

Teen Dating Violence

February is National Teen Dating Violence Awareness Month. According to Love is Respect, 1 in 3 U.S. teens will experience physical, sexual, or emotional abuse from someone they’re in a relationship with. And nearly half (43%) of U.S. college women report experiencing violent or abusive dating behaviors.  … Continue reading

Resiliency, Gratitude, Peace, and Prevention

Resiliency, Gratitude, and Peace. These are our wishes for you this Holiday Season. Prevention is our wish for the children in our community, and you can help make that wish come true!
Resiliency
According to an article published by the Center on the Developing Child from Harvard University, … Continue reading

Nurturing Around the Holidays

Protective factors promote the health and well-bring of children and families. One of the most important protective factors is nurturing. According to the CDC, safe, stable, nurturing relationships and environments for children and their caregivers provide a buffer against the effects of potential stressors. … Continue reading

Infant Safe Sleep Awareness Month

October is Infant Safe Sleep Awareness Month so we are sharing our Special Edition Newsletter that covers tips for safe sleep, overcoming barriers to safe sleep and important information on the “S” in the ABCS of Safe Sleep. Our Newsletter in its entirety can be found here: 2023 October Safe Sleep Newsletter
Tips for Infant Safe Sleep

Always put baby on their back to sleep. … Continue reading

Domestic Violence and Children

Domestic Violence Awareness Month is right around the corner. We are taking a moment to discuss the effects of domestic violence on children.
Domestic violence is violence that occurs between people in a relationship. It can include hitting, kicking, biting, slapping, … Continue reading

10 Strategies for a Safe Summer

It’s time again for our Summer Safety Blog! We’ve included 10 tips below to keep your kids safe this summer.
1. Always be careful around pools and open water.

Go over pool rules with your kids and make sure they know to never get in a pool without an adult. … Continue reading