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2021 Impact Report

We continue to lay the foundation for our vision: a world where all children grow up in safe, stable, nurturing families and communities. See what we accomplished in our impact report.

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

Despite a pandemic, Prevent Child Abuse North Carolina (PCANC) has continued in our work to build capacity to prevent child maltreatment and to make prevention... read more
Prevent Child Abuse North Carolina (PCANC) announced the appointments of Stephen Dauchert, Beth Hunt, Shailaja Rajagopalan, and Somer Saunders to its 2021/2022 statewide board of... read more
Prevent Child Abuse NC Recognizes Two NC Legislators for Commitment to Children’s Issues Prevent Child Abuse North Carolina (PCANC) recently announced that Senator Sydney Batch... read more

From The Blog

By: Kristie Demers, Communications Coordinator Date posted: November 26, 2017 Roanoke Rapids Police Captain Bobby Martin used what he learned at Prevent Child Abuse North... read more
Posted: September 16, 2021 By: Tracey O'Neal, Prevent Child Abuse NC Partnership Engagement Manager Did you know that the positive social connections we make can... read more
Posted: September 7, 2021 By: Nina Tracy, Prevent Child Abuse NC Policy Associate   In the early years of life, children are building the foundation... read more