December 22, 2014

2014 Resource Guide Available

The 2014 Prevention Resource Guide – Making Meaningful Connections,  is now available online.  This is an outstanding resource to use during April and throughout the year.  It includes tip sheets for parents and caregivers, working with families using the protective factors, engaging your community with prevention strategies, and much more.  View or download PDF version

CBCAP Grant Funds Available

The Children’s Trust Fund (CTF) is pleased to announce the availability of Community Based Child Abuse Prevention (CBCAP) grant funds for fiscal year 2015 (July 1, 2014 – June 30, 2015).  Approximately $200,000 is available to fund two new CBCAP programs.  CBCAP funding is a federal initiative that originates from the Administration for Children and […]

Missouri Child Fatality Review Annual Report

The Missouri Child Fatality Review Program’s 2012 Annual Report – Preventing Child Deaths in Missouri is now available. The report provides a statistical breakdown of child injuries and deaths both accidental and non-accidental by county and statewide.  It also contains helpful recommendations for keeping children safe and reducing the chances for injuries and/or fatalities from […]

Child Sexual Abuse Prevention Training

Missouri KidsFirst, with a grant from the Children’s Trust Fund, continues to present a number of excellent regional trainings across the state.  This powerful training series includes Stewards of Children’s Darkness to Light – newly Released Version 2.0 and Prevention Basics: Empowering Mandated Reporters to Protect Children. All training is free, however please contact Missouri […]

First Chance For Children

Here are two excellent public service announcement videos from CTF partner First Chance For Children, Columbia. Great job, First Chance!