PCAIN – Recipient of a Major Grant

Prevent Child Abuse Indiana, a Division of The Villages, Receives Thriving Families, Safer Children Grant from Prevent Child Abuse America, with funding from the W. K. Kellogg Foundation We are proud to announce that we earned a $60,000 grant through the Thriving Families, Safer Children: Primary Prevention Grant. A total of $500,000 was granted to […]

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Winter Safety

Currently, these days feel like we are experiencing extra winter! Although winter comes as no surprise, many of us may not be ready for its arrival. Winter storms and cold temperatures are here, and they can be dangerous. Here are some tips on how we can stay safe and healthy by preparing for the season […]

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Preparing for Thanksgiving Break

Preparing for Thanksgiving Break Thanksgiving is right around the corner! With the holiday coming you may be wondering what you are going to do and how you’re going to handle it. Thanksgiving is the time to give thanks for many things. However, like any other holiday, it can be very stressful and overwhelming at times. […]

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Halloween Safety
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Tips for Child Safety & Transitioning Out of Shelter-In-Place

Recently, there was a report that the number of child abuse reports was down 40% in the state of Indiana. Normally, those numbers would provide us an opportunity to celebrate, but unfortunately, we know those numbers paint a different picture. Since Shelter-in-Place took effect in the middle of March in Indiana, families have been huddled […]

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PCAIN – Recipient of a Major Grant

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Prevent Child Abuse Indiana, a Division of The Villages, Receives Thriving Families, Safer Children Grant from Prevent Child Abuse America, with funding from the W. K. Kellogg Foundation We are proud to announce that we earned a $60,000 grant through the Thriving Families, Safer Children: Primary Prevention Grant. A total of $500,000 was granted to […]

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Tips for Child Safety & Transitioning Out of Shelter-In-Place

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Recently, there was a report that the number of child abuse reports was down 40% in the state of Indiana. Normally, those numbers would provide us an opportunity to celebrate, but unfortunately, we know those numbers paint a different picture. Since Shelter-in-Place took effect in the middle of March in Indiana, families have been huddled […]

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Stress Management

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Being under one roof with every family member can cause stress for all involved.  With the lockdown in place for a few more weeks, everyone will be feeling that cabin fever.  Rather than having this tension cause rifts among family members, we can take steps to release some of that tension. Whether you are sheltering […]

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Essential Workers – Call to Action

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Are you an essential worker? Do you know someone who is an essential worker? Are you ordering online delivery, takeout from restaurants, delivery sites like Grubhub, interacting with your local pharmacist, grocery cashier and the like? Reporting child abuse and neglect is everyone’s responsibility and in times of crisis and economic instability, child abuse and […]

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Staying Safe in the Digital Age

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Now more than ever it is crucial to protect children from online predators.  With more individuals working from home and children home from school, online predators are sitting, waiting for children to log on.  It was found that 1 in 10 kids under the age of 10, have been exposed to online pornography.  With simple […]

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