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Now Available for Order or Download: Making Meaningful Connections

March 21, 2014

Order your free copies of 2014 Prevention Resource Guide: Making Meaningful Connections today! Developed for service providers, the guide highlights strategies to strengthen families by promoting key protective factors that prevent child abuse and neglect. It also includes tip sheets in both English and Spanish to share with parents.

The Resource Guide is produced annually by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services' Children's Bureau, Office on Child Abuse and Neglect, Child Welfare Information Gateway, the FRIENDS National Resource Center for Community-Based Child Abuse Prevention and the Center for the Study of Social Policy -Strengthening Families. The 2014 guide was developed with input from numerous national organizations, Federal partners, and parents committed to strengthening families and communities.

Download or order the guide here. Or, you may contact Child Welfare Information Gateway at 1.800.394.3366

Service providers can find additional materials in the Preventing Child Abuse & Neglect section of the Information Gateway website. This web section includes resources for National Child Abuse Prevention Month, as well as information on evaluating and funding prevention programs, enhancing protective factors, and effective parenting. For more details, go to:


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