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The Alabama Department of Child Abuse and Neglect Prevention (ADCANP) secures resources to fund evidence-based community programs committed to the prevention of child maltreatment. We advocate for children and the strengthening of families.

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Prevent Child Abuse Alabama
The Children's Trust Fund of Alabama is also Prevent Child Abuse Alabama, a chapter of Prevent Child Abuse America.  Click on the logo below for more information!



Reporting child abuse and neglect in your area
If you suspect child abuse and/or neglect, please call your local County Department of Human Resources or local law enforcement agency to report suspected abuse or neglect. 

here for a listing of all Department of Human Resources locations.


Hot off the press: ACEs Fact Sheet

The University of Maryland Extension and 4-H Youth Development just released the new fact sheet: The Adverse Childhood Experiences: Recognition and Response in 4-H Youth Development. Sallye Longshore, ADCANP's Executive Director, served as a reviewer for this publication. Click here to view it!

Department Releases Summer 2017 Newsletter
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Statewide Overview of Home Visiting Services in Alabama
Results of Home Visiting Environmental Scan

Click here to view the 2015 Snapshot

Upcoming Events


Strengthening Families™ Protective Factors Framework Online Training - Click here!



Grantee Portal

Click here to sign on to the online Grant Management System.

News of Interest


Thank you Governor Kay Ivey for proclaiming April 2017 as Child Abuse Prevention Month in the State of Alabama!


Recently Awarded!

Grant Awards for Program Year 2017-2019!

Annual CBCAP Meeting in Washington, D.C.


Sallye Longshore and Tracy Plummer attended the annual CBCAP meeting in Washington, D.C. where they met Dr. Jerry Milner. Dr. Milner, the previous child welfare director for Alabama, now serves as the Associate Commissioner at the Children’s Bureau, and the Acting Commissioner for the Administration on Children, Youth and Families.


Alabama Department of Child Abuse and Neglect Prevention
The Children's Trust Fund
60 Commerce Street, Suite 1000
Montgomery, Alabama 36104
(334) 262-2951

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