Project Child, the Child Abuse Prevention Coalition of the Lehigh Valley

Thank you to all who raced, donated or sponsored our 20th Annual Tortoise & Hare 5K Race / Walk!
We raised 6,364$ for child abuse prevention!

News from Project Child!
 Father's Day is June 17th.  Honor your Father with a
 donation to Project Child and help us improve the lives of families.  Your donation stays in our community and will ensure that the programs of Project Child continue.  You can make the difference in helping us provide education and information to the community, in working to make children feel safe and secure in their homes, and the world a safer place for them and for all of us.      
To donate on-line, click here.

Project Child's Parenting Column is back!  
The Family Project  has found a home in the seven editions of The Press newspapers!   Click here for The Press   Search for The Family Project.

    This Week: My family is struggling with trying to create balance between work, children’s activities, personal time and running the household. Sometimes the tension runs pretty high because we can’t seem to keep our heads above water. We both have demanding jobs and three active children, ages 16, 13 and 5. Plus, we each have our hobbies and interests. Where do we begin with trying to bring some stability to our family?         

From Safe Kids: 
Top tips to keep kids safe!

Project Child provides:
--Public Education
--Professional Development
--Parent Education
--Parent Support
--Legislative Advocacy, and
--Specialized Programs and Initiatives to prevent child abuse and neglect and promote positive parenting practices
      * Darkness 2 Light trainings availble for prevention of child sexual abuse
      * Protecting your children from falling furniture
          Safe & Sound with Other Around    

Project Child is a program of Valley Youth House.