Explore Our New Website Design and Features

Explore Our New Website Design and Features

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! After 10+ months of hard work through one of our busiest years, we’re pleased to officially share the new features of our freshly-designed website, with help from our friends at Big Boom Design. We launched this new website to better serve you, the steadfast child advocates working in so many different ways to improve outcomes for children and families across North Carolina. It’s a little gift to North Carolina’s families, our donors, supporters, Prevention Action...
Creating a Child Welfare System from Scratch: Lessons for Uzbekistan

Creating a Child Welfare System from Scratch: Lessons for Uzbekistan

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Four Things to Expect from the #PCANCSummit

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 Summit: Connections Matter for Prevention in Raleigh, NC. Some of our top reasons to attend the #PCANCSummit include: over 350 attendees, 40 educational breakout sessions, 19 exhibitors, valuable networking, and the chance to hear from nationally recognized speakers. Whether you’ve already bought your tickets or are still trying to decide if you should register, we made a list of the four things to expect from the #PCANCSummit on March 5-6, 2019 at the McKimmon Conference and Training...
Lordy, Prevent Child Abuse NC is 40!

Lordy, Prevent Child Abuse NC is 40!

By: Sharon Hirsch, Prevent Child Abuse NC President & CEO Date Posted: January 23, 2019 January 23, 1979 is a big day in our history. It’s the day the North Carolina Chapter of the National Committee for Prevention of Child Abuse was established. In the late 1970’s the primary goal was to raise awareness about the fact that child abuse and neglect existed – can you imagine? Fast forward to 2019 and that organization, now Prevent Child Abuse NC (PCANC), is investing upstream in strategies that are proven to strengthen families and help keep children safe. But what exactly is our strategy?...