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Strike Against Child Abuse to Spare the Kids

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On Sunday, YesICAN celebrated their annual “Strike Against Child Abuse to Spare the Kids” bowling fundraiser at Winnetka Bowl. This was a fun filled event for friends, families and supporters of YesICAN’s mission to break the silence...
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Dine Out With YesICAN

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How to Have Healthy Relationships

Stephanie K ·
Being in a relationship is a great experience. At first it is easy to get along, but after the “honeymoon” stage is over, the relationship changes and it takes more work to make the relationship work. To make a relationship work, and to make sure your relationship is healthy, there are steps both you and your partner should take. When you are in a relationship, try to promote healthy habits : like respecting each other and giving each other a healthy amount of space . It is tempting to spend...
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What YesICAN Has To Offer Abuse Survivors

Stephanie K ·
Yes ICAN: International Child Advocacy Network is an amazing organization which helps many survivors of abuse through education The mission of the organization is: working world-wide to break the silence and cycle of abuse. Yes ICAN believes that the only way we can prevent child abuse and domestic violence is to break the cycle of abused children growing up to become abusers or individuals who are unable to protect their children or themselves because they don't know how. The organization...
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Unbroken Angels and the Cycle of Abuse

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Every 30 seconds a child is abused. In 1964 the United States began to pay closer attention to child abuse and neglect, thanks to President Nixon who signed the first Federal child protection legislation (CAPTA) which provides Federal assistance to states for the prevention, identification, and treatment programs for child abuse (childwelfare.gov). Since then, April has been recognized as National Child Abuse Prevention month. Despite the 53 years since the initiation of CAPTA, child abuse...
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Lane Sponsorship Opportunities

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Don't forget, your assistance is helping to keep our support groups open and free for those who need it.
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