Prevention & Research

December 13, 2018

Louisiana has second highest rate of food insecurity in US

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According to a new report by Loyola University’s Jesuit Social Research Institute, Louisiana has the second highest rate of food […]

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October 10, 2018

Parents needed to complete survey

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To better understand parents’ beliefs and actions about seeking parenting help, Louisiana parents with children under 18 are being asked […]

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Louisiana has 6th highest rate of underprivileged children

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According to new data from WalletHub, Louisiana has the sixth highest rate of underprivileged children in the country. To determine […]

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June 18, 2018

From PCA America: Preventing Heatstroke in Hot Cars

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Now that we’re into late-June, kids are home from school, temperatures are rising across the country, and most families are […]

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April 26, 2018

Sheri Hogg attends new training for children facing adversity

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Last week our Family Nurturing Director Sheri Hogg attended a TBRI Practitioner Training led by Crossroads NOLA. TBRI is “Trust-Based […]

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March 08, 2018

Erin Merryn to speak in BR April 14

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You’re invited to “Connect the Dots: From Prevention to Survival of Child Sexual Abuse” on April 14.   Join us […]

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February 06, 2018

Child Maltreatment 2016

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The US child maltreatment numbers for 2016 have been released. The number of victims in Louisiana dropped, but we had […]

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December 14, 2017

Amanda Brunson presents to LA’s Children’s Cabinet

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             This week, our Executive Director Amanda Brunson presented policy recommendations on foster youth to […]

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December 14, 2017

When parents & kids do battle in public

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A few weeks ago we shared some tips to help you shop with your kids. Now we offer suggestions on […]

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November 30, 2017

LA’s children have higher adversity, less resilience

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Nearly 54 percent of Louisiana’s children have experienced an adverse event, compared to 46 percent nationwide, and 28.2 percent of […]

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