Mission

The Commission to Eliminate Child Abuse and Neglect Fatalities (CECANF) was established by Public Law 112-275, the Protect Our Kids Act of 2012, to develop a national strategy and recommendations for reducing fatalities across the country resulting from child abuse and neglect. More...

Join the Dialogue

Join the Dialogue - CECANF

CECANF is charged with leading a national dialogue on child abuse and neglect fatalities. Your input is welcome. Due to the volume of suggestions we receive, we are not able to respond to each submission. Send your ideas.

CECANF in the News

GUEST COLUMN: A combined effort to prevent child abuse and neglect fatalities

October 4, 2014 — The Gazette

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Child deaths tied to abuse, neglect still high

September 11, 2014 — The Chicago Tribune

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Commission to Eliminate Child Abuse and Neglect Fatalities

September 2014 — Children’s Bureau Express

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Building a National Strategy to End Child Abuse and Neglect Deaths

September 8, 2014 — Roll Call

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Genesee County medical examiner joins nationwide conversation on child abuse

August 26, 2014 — MLive

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In Need of Help?

CECANF is not equipped to provide help to individuals. If you are experiencing a life-threatening emergency, please dial 911. For crisis intervention, information, and referrals, call the Childhelp National Child Abuse Hotline at 1-800-4-A-CHILD.

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