Harrisburg, PA – Department of Human Services Secretary Ted Dallas today announced that $899,694 in state grants were awarded to six Pennsylvania organizations to enhance child abuse and neglect prevention programs and outreach efforts in the commonwealth.
The Children’s Trust Fund grants focus on strengthening families by providing supportive tools, information, and advice to help parents better recognize, cope with, and resolve stressful situations in more positive and healthy ways as they navigate the challenges of raising young children.
“When parents learn how to better deal with life’s problems and emergencies, they are less likely to reach a breaking point and harm their children,” said Dallas. “The impacts of child abuse and neglect can cost families, schools, and service providers a lot of money. There are also emotional,… Read more >>