- A report of child abuse is made every 10 seconds.
- At least 1 in 7 children have experienced child abuse and/or neglect in the past year, and this is likely an underestimate. ¹
- In Texas, anyone who suspects child abuse or neglect has a legal obligation to report it.
- Recognizing and Reporting Child Abuse Training is proven to make 10 children safer for every adult trained.
Not a Number is an interactive child trafficking and exploitation prevention curriculum designed to provide youth with information and skills in a manner that inspires them to make safe choices. Youth learn to identify and utilize healthy support systems that may decrease their vulnerabilities.
Play it Safe!® is a personal safety curriculum. It is designed to teach children how to be safe from abuse. Abuse can be physical, sexual, emotional, or neglect. There is a separate and specific presentation designed for each grade Pre-K through 6th grade.
The presentation format is classroom-based, so that children are in a familiar environment and able to focus and interact freely. Each presentation lasts approximately one hour and includes an age-appropriate script and 10-20 minute video.
We are grateful for your dedication in preventing child abuse and neglect. A school, business, or group may choose to host a Recognizing and Reporting Child Abuse Training as a way to train multiple individuals. These trainings are typically two hours and are led by a trained CAC facilitator.