Children, Violence, and Trauma—Community-Based Approaches

Children, Violence, and Trauma—Community-Based Approaches

JOYCE THOMAS: Many children are witnesses to violence; many children are victims of violence. The environment can be a risk factor, but it can also be a protective factor. The community worker really is the glue to helping particularly families with limited resources be able to reestablish themselves.   JOYCE THOMAS: In environments where victimization […]

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Child Welfare Information Gateway: Prevention Resources

Child Welfare Information Gateway: Prevention Resources

All children need strong, healthy families to give them a good start in life. Building on strengths within families and communities helps ensure safe, stable, and nurturing environments for children. If you’re working to strengthen families and protect children, Child Welfare lnformation Gateway has resources to help. Visit www.childwelfare.gov forward slash preventing or call 1.800.394.3366. […]

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Virgins for sale in Colombia in ‘world’s biggest brothel’

Virgins for sale in Colombia in ‘world’s biggest brothel’

Medellin Colombia a city made famous by one man the drug baron Pablo Escobar for over a decade he ruled these streets through extreme violence in the 90s shootings, car bombings and random murders made it by far the most dangerous city in the world Escobar is long dead but the years of choas have […]

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