Monthly Archives: February 2017

Protecting Children from Sexual Abuse

Headlines over the past few months have brought to light sex abuse scandals in the world of U.S gymnastics: 2/19/17: Ex-Olympian Among US Gymnasts Claiming Sex Abuse by Team Doctor…Read more »

Parent App Round-Up: Apps That Keep Kids & Teens Safe Online

There’s no doubt about it: we are living in a digital age. Children and teens of all ages are surfing the web and logging on to social platforms daily, and…Read more »

February is Teen Dating Violence Awareness and Prevention Month!

The teenage years are a time of rapid changes in physical, emotional and social growth. Our children are often not prepared for these changes, especially when it comes to dating….Read more »

National School Counseling Week

National School Counseling Week is February 6-10th, and the Monique Burr Foundation for Children wishes to recognize all school counselors for the work they do to encourage and support students…Read more »

Polyvictimization: A Real-World Threat to our Children

Did you know that children in the United States suffer higher rates of victimization and crime than adults? Research shows that one out of every four children will experience some…Read more »