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Latest Abuse prevention program Stories

2012-06-23 23:01:00

Stacy Pendarvis, consultant and noted child sexual abuse prevention specialist notifies public about free comprehensive, powerful education and awareness programs offer adults real tools to prevent

2012-02-06 13:12:18

In one year alone, over 4,500 children in the United States were hospitalized due to child abuse, and 300 of them died of their injuries, Yale School of Medicine researchers report in a new study.

2011-07-19 04:00:00

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., July 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Busy professionals can now access prevention education trainings offered online by the leader in the field.

2011-04-07 08:18:00

YORK, Pa., April 7, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Parents, children, children's advocates, state, county, and local officials, and members of the public have been invited to help paint a mural on Saturday, April 9, to symbolize the fight against child abuse.

2011-04-04 00:00:28

Home Start, a community-based organization that reaches out to at-risk children and families to help prevent child abuse and neglect, is launching its first annual “Quarters Count” fund raising campaign.

2011-04-01 07:00:00

NEW YORK, April 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- With looming budget cuts adding more stress to a child welfare safety net already stretched precariously thin, The New York Foundling, one of the City's oldest and largest child welfare agencies, is launching a multi-pronged public awareness campaign to enlist the public's help in recognizing Child Abuse Prevention Month. Through the work of The Foundling's Vincent J.


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bretelles
  • In dressmaking, straps running from the belt in front over the shoulders to the belt in the back, with more or less elaboration of trimming and outline. They usually broaden at the shoulder and narrow toward the waist.
The word 'bretelles' comes from a French word meaning 'braces'.