19 Days of Activism

How parents are also victims of child abuse

Nov 18, 2020 at 10:00 am by Child Advocacy Center

From Nov. 1-19, the Child Advocacy Center of Rutherford and Cannon Counties is partnering with 16 agencies to increase awareness about the plight of child abuse victims and en.... Read More
Prevention Works! Prevention Coalition for Success

19 Days of Activism for the prevention of abuse and violence against children and youth

Nov 16, 2020 at 10:30 am by Child Advocacy Center

Prevention Coalition for Success is participating in the “19 Days of Activism for the Prevention of Abuse and Violence Against Children and Youth” because this cam.... Read More

How domestic violence, child abuse and neglect impact children

Nov 11, 2020 at 09:11 am by Child Advocacy Center

As many as 15 million children and adolescents witness domestic violence between their parents or caregivers every year. Domestic violence is the willful intimidation, physic.... Read More
Tennessee Safe Baby Court

What is 'Safe BabyCourt?'

Nov 09, 2020 at 11:00 am by Child Advocacy Center

The Rutherford County Safe Baby Court is joining with The Child Advocacy Center of Rutherford and Cannon Counties to participate in the 10th annual 19 Days of Activism for the.... Read More
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La Vergne Police partners with Child Advocacy Center to fight child sexual abuse

Nov 05, 2020 at 10:00 am by Child Advocacy Center

La Vergne Police Department and other local agencies are partnering with The Child Advocacy Center in Rutherford and Cannon Counties for the 9th annual international "19 Days.... Read More
19 Days of Activism

Local agencies collaborate to assist child abuse victims for 19 Days of Activism

Nov 03, 2020 at 08:00 am by Child Advocacy Center

"19 days feels like a very short period of time to an adult," stated Child Advocacy Center Director Sharon De Boer. "But, to a child being abused every day, 19 days can f.... Read More
19 Days of Activism

Rutherford County concludes 19 Days of Activism

Nov 27, 2019 at 11:00 am by Child Advocacy Center

The first 19 Days of November may have come and gone but the impact is long-standing. For the seventh year, the Child Advocacy Center of Rutherford County partnered with seve.... Read More
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19 Days of Activism

19 Days of Activism: 4 things to know about being a 'mandatory reporter'

Nov 19, 2019 at 10:00 am by Child Advocacy Center

The Office of the District Attorney General Sixteenth Judicial District is pleased to partner with The Child Advocacy Center in Rutherford and Cannon Counties for the 8th annu.... Read More
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Rutherford County Coalition Against Child Abuse partners for 19 Days of Activism

Nov 18, 2019 at 02:00 pm by Child Advocacy Center

The Rutherford County Coalition Against Child Abuse has partnered with the Child Advocacy Center for the International 19 Days of Activism Campaign to promote the prevention o.... Read More

19 Days of Activism: How children are affected by parental drug use

Nov 15, 2019 at 11:00 am by Child Advocacy Center

According to the National Center on Substance Abuse and Child-welfare, an estimated 15 percent of infants are affected by prenatal alcohol or illicit drug exposure. The Depar.... Read More