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Faith Communities Building Connections that Matter 

Faith Communities Building Connections that Matter 

Did you know that the positive social connections we make can rewire the neural pathways of our brains which can reduce the effects of stress and build resilience? One caring supportive adult in a child’s life can make all the difference.

PAN Member Spotlight: Leading with Faith to Build Concrete Supports

PAN Member Spotlight: Leading with Faith to Build Concrete Supports

Posted: August 22, 2021 By: Kris Demers, Prevent Child Abuse NC Communications Manager In 2020, our world was flipped upside down with a global pandemic. We all faced new challenges on top of our everyday stressors. Two Prevention Action Network members saw a need to...

Child Maltreatment Prevention: A Public Responsibility

Child Maltreatment Prevention: A Public Responsibility

Posted: April 30, 2021 By: Catherine Joyner, Executive Director of the Division of Public Health’s Child Abuse Prevention Leadership Team When you think about public health, what do you envision? Maybe you think of healthy eating and exercise or washing your hands and...

PAN Member Spotlight: Ginger Espino, SAFEchild

PAN Member Spotlight: Ginger Espino, SAFEchild

In the PAN Member Spotlight monthly series, hear from Prevent Child Abuse NC’s (PCANC) PAN members, learn about their work, and what inspires them and their partnership with PCANC to help build safe, stable, nurturing environments in North Carolina!

For our fourth PAN Member Spotlight, we introduce Ginger Espino, MSW, Community Engagement and Training Coordinator at SAFEchild, a child abuse prevention agency in Raleigh, NC. As a PAN member, Espino embodies the importance and prevalence of Protective Factors that help strengthen families and prevent abuse from ever occurring in Wake County.

2021 Learning & Leadership Summit Keynote Announcement

2021 Learning & Leadership Summit Keynote Announcement

Prevent Child Abuse NC’s (PCANC) 2021 Learning & Leadership Virtual Summit: Investing Upstream – Prioritizing Prevention will feature two keynote presentations to help move our work in child maltreatment prevention to the next level – upstream! Get to know our keynotes today!