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COVID-19 Response & Resources

As the COVID-19 crisis evolves, we remain steadfast in our mission to ensure that child maltreatment prevention is a priority for NC and all communities have the knowledge, support and resources to prevent child abuse and neglect. 

Let’s Make Prevention a Priority.

Advocating for prevention. Building community capacity. Raising awareness. Prevent Child Abuse NC ensures that prevention is a priority in North Carolina and that all communities have the knowledge, skills, and resources to prevent child abuse and neglect at the local level.

Online Trainings

We encourage all NC citizens and professionals can take our free, online trainings: What is Prevention? and Recognizing & Responding to Suspicions of Child Maltreatment. 

Prevention Action Network

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

Recognizing & Reporting Child Maltreatment

North Carolina law requires all adults to report suspected child maltreatment.

Connections Matter NC

By building supportive, resilient communities, we’re creating strong foundations for healthy brain development. 

Latest News

PREVENT CHILD ABUSE NORTH CAROLINA ANNOUNCES BOARD OFFICERS FOR FISCAL YEAR 2020-2021 Prevent Child Abuse North Carolina (PCANC) announces the election of its fiscal year... read more
By: Prevent Child Abuse NC Staff Published: June 1, 2020 At Prevent Child Abuse North Carolina (PCANC), we are deeply distressed by the recent murders... read more
This April, National Child Abuse Prevention Month, Prevent Child Abuse NC reinforces the role that each person plays in ensuring that children, families and entire... read more

From The Blog

The COVID-19 pandemic has forced us to reimagine what events look like moving forward, and Prevent Child Abuse North Carolina’s (PCANC) 5 Factors 5K is... read more
Posted: June 26, 2020 By: Anne Korfas, Prevent Child Abuse NC Philanthropy Associate Stacey Cunningham As we continue to navigate the uncertainty of COVID-19, providing... read more
Posted: June 24, 2020 Contributed by: Julie, a Prevent Child Abuse NC donor Meet Julie! She is a Clinical Research Coordinator at UNC and new... read more