Alabama Department of
Child Abuse and Neglect Prevention
Children’s Trust Fund of Alabama

Events

Alabama Department of
Child Abuse and Neglect Prevention
Children’s Trust Fund of Alabama

News

Evaluation Report

Our 2017-2018 Evaluation Report is hot off the press highlighting the results of our funded programs’ efforts to promote protective factors among the families and youth served throughout the state. In Project Year 2017-2018, our agency awarded grants from four primary federal and state funding streams to support two statewide initiatives and 153 community-based prevention

Stigma

It is time to talk about something tough—help.  How many times have you ever lamented if only so-and-so had gotten help we may have avoided a tragedy?  Less seriously, we may kick ourselves for failing to ask our teacher about extra credit too late in the semester.  Or what about the time we thought we

The 2017 Annual Report Released!

Click here to view our 2017 Annual Report highlighting agency programs, events, and financials.

When Infant Mortality is a Case of “I Love You…..To Death”

The death of a child in the first year of life is an unimaginable tragedy. Alabama has the second highest infant mortality in the nation, with more than nine in 1000 newborns dying before their first birthday. Some of these children die because of extreme prematurity, others because of birth defects. Unsafe sleeping practices, however,