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Celebrating 40 Years

Prevent Child Abuse North Carolina is celebrating 40 years as the only statewide organization dedicated to preventing child abuse and neglect before it ever occurs. We focus on strategies built on science to build strong families, safe children and supportive communities!

Building Capacity; Building Connections

Built on evidence. Supporting strong families and safe children. Engaging Communities. Prevent Child Abuse NC supports the development of safe, stable, nurturing relationships for children in their families and communities to prevent child abuse and neglect.

From the Blog

Follow the latest updates in statewide efforts to improve the lives of North Carolina children and families.

Prevention Action Network

An affiliation of agencies and individuals invested in developing strong families, supportive communities and improved outcomes for NC’s children.

Kids First License Plates

Raise funds for the NC Children’s Trust Fund and raise awareness for children’s healthy development every day on the roads.

Pinwheels for Prevention

Pinwheels represent the great childhoods all children deserve. Plant a pinwheel garden for Child Abuse Prevention Month in April!

Latest News

Prevent Child Abuse North Carolina (PCANC) welcomes Claire Veazey as the organization’s new Development Director. Veazey will play an integral role in advancing the mission... read more
Prevent Child Abuse North Carolina’s (PCANC) strong financial health and commitment to accountability and transparency have earned it two prestigious nonprofit awards: a 4-star rating... read more
Prevent Child Abuse North Carolina (PCANC) applauds Governor Roy Cooper for signing Executive Order No. 95. Studies show paid family leave is a critical public... read more

From The Blog

By: Kris Demers, Prevent Child Abuse NC Communications Manager Date Posted: July 19, 2019 We are thrilled to announce the launch of our new website!... read more
By: Sharon Hirsch, Prevent Child Abuse NC President & CEO  Date Posted: June 13, 2019I recently spoke to a delegation from Uzbekistan who came to... read more
Here at Prevent Child Abuse North Carolina, we’re thrilled to be a co-presenter with NC Department of Health and Human Services to host our biennial Learning and Leadership... read more