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Child Abuse Prevention Month


April is National Child Abuse Prevention Month, a time to encourage promoting children's emotional well-being and strengthening families. Find out how you can play a part by visiting the American Academy of Pediatrics Section on Child Abuse and Neglect website at

To learn more about what the AAP is doing to raise awareness on how to protect children from abuse and neglect, follow AAP on Twitter (@AmerAcadPeds) and AAP President Robert W. Block, MD, FAAP, (@DrBobBlock). Both will be providing facts on child abuse prevention and treatment all month long.