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5 Factors 5k Virtual Race Week

Throughout the week, access 20+ family-friendly, virtual experiences for all ages including an escape room, cooking classes, scary stories, fitness classes, art projects, local tours, educational workshops, self care sessions, and so much more!

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

Posted: September 23, 2020 In the new Prevention Action Network (PAN) Member Spotlight monthly series, hear from Prevent Child Abuse NC’s (PCANC) PAN members about... read more
Posted: August 28, 2020 By: Prevent Child Abuse North Carolina and Child Care Services Association  This is the final blog of this three-part blog series. Read... read more
Posted: August 26, 2020 By: Prevent Child Abuse North Carolina and Child Care Services Association  This is the second post of a three-part blog series. Read... read more