April Is Child Abuse Prevention Month

Each year, more than 15,000 incidents of alleged child abuse and neglect are reported in the Missouri counties of the metropolitan St. Louis area. Child abuse and neglect have lifelong consequences on the mental and physical health of the child. Read more facts about child abuse and neglect. Join the St. Louis Family & Community Partnership, the St. Louis Area […]

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Regional Early Childhood Council, Missouri Children’s Leadership Council testify in support of legislation that promotes partnerships among school districts and community early education providers

The St. Louis Regional Early Childhood Council joined the Missouri Children’s Leadership Council and other early childhood groups from around the state in testifying before Missouri Senate and House committees in support of legislation supporting collaboration between Pre-K programs and local school districts. The legislation proposed in Missouri (SB 378 and HB 457) would allow local school districts the option […]

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Your Organization Is Invited to Participate in the April 29 Healthy Kids Family Resource Fair

The St. Louis Family & Community Partnership and the St. Louis Area Council on Child Abuse and Neglect will sponsor the third annual Healthy Kids Family Resource Fair, on Saturday, April 29, from 10 am to 2 pm at the O’Fallon Park YMCA Recreation Complex. At this event, your organization can reach an audience of families from throughout the north St. […]

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Where Do St. Louis Mayoral Candidates Stand on Child/Family Issues?

Children and families should be an important consideration in choosing the next mayor of the City of St. Louis. Our partners have joined to circulate a questionnaire to the candidates about their views on child/family issues. Read each candidate’s responses to our seven questions to compare their platforms. Contributing to the questionnaire were Generate Health, the St. Louis Regional Early […]

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Join Us for Feb. 22 Webinar: Race, Equity, and Ethics: Questions on Child Welfare and Predictive Analytics

Join Vision for Children at Risk and the St. Louis Area Council on Child Abuse and Neglect for this important webinar When: Wednesday, February 22 from 1:00 PM – 2:30 PM Where: Vision for Children at Risk Offices, 2401 N. Grand Blvd., 63106 Through an ongoing webinar series, the Alliance for Racial Equity in Child Welfare is exploring how child […]

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