Strengthening Families to Keep Kids Safe By Kentucky Youth Advocates|2021-03-25T09:31:28-04:00March 25th, 2021|Podcast| This week on our Advocate Virtual Forum, we discuss strengthening families to prevent child abuse and neglect, including building protective factors and a two-generation approach to mitigate parental trauma. Thank you to our panelists, including Melissa Goins, Director of the Kentucky Division of Family Resource and Youth Services Centers; Julia Goodman, Family Resource Center Coordinator with Kenton County Schools; Tonya Jernigan, LCSW with the UK Department of Pediatric Forensic Medicine; and, Emily Keely with the Kentucky Strengthening Families program. April is Child Abuse Prevention Month — check out resources from the Kosair Charities’ Face It Movement for tips and information on preventing, recognizing, and reporting child abuse and neglect in the commonwealth at faceitmovement.org. Share This! FacebookTwitterLinkedInPinterestEmail Related Posts Supporting LGBTQ+ Youth Supporting Opportunity Youth Child Nutrition Update 2021 National KIDS COUNT Data Book: Trends and Recommendations Supporting Young Children with Special Needs Leave A Comment Cancel replyComment This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.