Posts Tagged ‘National Child Abuse Prevention Month’

Prompt Reporting and Action is Crucial in Child Protection

Monday, April 3rd, 2017

April is National Child Abuse Prevention Month. This time is dedicated to finding ways to ensure that young people are in safe environments wherever they are and to provide help and care to those who have suffered abuse. Previously, I have discussed how the Archdiocese of Washington has long been strongly committed to child safety, […] [Read more]

Child Abuse Prevention Month: Protecting the Innocent and Vulnerable Among Us

Monday, April 13th, 2015

Children are precious. Their simplicity, their sense of wonder and enthusiasm, their laughter at play are all infectious. Their innate way of receiving and giving tenderness, their way of seeing reality with a trusting and pure gaze, cannot fail to touch our hearts and fill us with hope for tomorrow, Pope Francis recently observed. Children […] [Read more]