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CAP Month 2019

Here you'll find information and resources from the 2019 Child Abuse Prevention Month campaign. For information about the future campaigns, watch the News & Events page.


2019 campaign: Unite for Kids

The theme of the 2019 Child Abuse Prevention Month campaign was "Unite for Kids." CAPC members worked to raise awareness with events including:

  • A Santa Barbara County Board of Supervisors resolution April 2 (#CAPMonth)

  • Pinwheel Planting events April 3 (#Pass the Pinwheel)

  • Wear Blue photo days April 4-5 (#WearBlue4Kids)

  • The release of a study on the local economic impact of child abuse April 6 (#CutTheCost)

  • A screening and discussion of the film RESILIENCE at Vandenberg Air Force Base April 17 (#Unite4Kids)

  • presentation at the Cottage Hospital Child Abuse Prevention Symposium April 26 (#HelpingFamiliesThrive)

  • A Children's Memorial Flag Raising event April 30 (#FlagsHonoringYoungLivesLost)

(Clicking any of the links above will open a News article with more details on that particular event.)

Throughout April, we also ran a message-of-the-day campaign on our CAPC Facebook account, and distributed the 2019 CAP Month brochure.

Press coverage included: