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September is Childhood Cancer Awareness Month

September 1, 2015

This September, learn how you can support families battling childhood cancer.

Bullies Come in All Shapes and Sizes

August 27, 2015

Talk to your kids about the effects of bullying. By keeping an open conversation, the better we can prevent bullying in schools.

Always Remember: Look Again

July 14, 2015

It might sound silly, but after everyone gets out of your car, remember to Look Again.

Child Abuse Prevention Month: Stay Alert

April 30, 2015

Learn more about how to prevent child abuse in Georgia.

Two Words that Can Save Lives: Look Again

June 2, 2014

You too can be a hero. Make sure you "look again" to ensure no children are left unattended in vehicles.

Help Prevent Child Abuse

April 3, 2014

Learn how you can help keep Georgia's children safe.

8 Ways to Make Your Kids' Halloween Safer

October 29, 2013

Be sure to stay safe this Halloween.

April is Child Abuse and Neglect Awareness Month

April 24, 2013

Georgia's Department of Human Services' Division of Family and Children Services receives a report of child abuse every 15 minutes. Understanding the prevalence of child abuse and its prevention are important steps to decreasing child abuse in our communities and across the state.

Attorney General Supports Campaign to Curb Human Trafficking

April 4, 2013

In March 2011, a mother and father were sentenced to prison for pimping out their 14-year-old daughter to a used car salesman in lieu of making their $281 car payment. The 66-year-old used car salesman was also sent to prison.

Amber Alert Technology Helps Bring Children Home

January 10, 2013

Amber Alerts have proven to play an important and effective part in returning abducted children safely to their families.