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April is National Child Abuse Prevention Month. The Hunterdon County YMCA is joining with YMCAs from all across the country for Five Days of Action from April 24-28 to raise awareness about how to prevent child sexual abuse. 

We want all children to be safe. The safety and protection of children and teens in our care is our primary concern. Click here to learn about the steps the YMCA takes to protect the children we serve.

Thank you for joining us in raising awareness to keep kids safe this April! Please click on links below for additional resources and information.

5 Tips You Can Use Now

Local and State Resources

Praesidium Resources

·   Tips for Protecting Youth 

·   Information for Parents

Stop It Now Resources

·   Defining & Understanding Child Sexual Abuse

·   Family Safety Plan Tip Sheet

Darkness to Light Video Resources:

Talking With Kids (2:16)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xX57AZjsKkc
Watch this two-minute video to learn how talking with children is important to protect them from sexual abuse. For more in-depth learning, tools, and practical guidelines to help adults prevent, recognize, and react responsibly to child sexual abuse, take Darkness to Light’s Stewards of Children®. Visit www.D2L.org/Stewards for more information.

1 in 10 Children (2:19)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0lRIV6ylrj4
Watch this two-minute video to learn the facts about child sexual abuse. For more in-depth learning, tools, and practical guidelines to help adults prevent, recognize, and react responsibly to child sexual abuse, take Darkness to Light’s Stewards of Children®. Visit www.D2L.org/Stewards for more information.

Consequences of Sexual Abuse (2:17)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=D9bEPApPokU
Watch this two-minute video to learn the facts about child sexual abuse. For more in-depth learning, tools, and practical guidelines to help adults prevent, recognize, and react responsibly to child sexual abuse, take Darkness to Light’s Stewards of Children®. Visit www.D2L.org/Stewards for more information.


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