nonprofit agency

1 Steuben Street


Prevent Child Abuse New York is the only private, nonprofit agency serving the entire state whose single mission is to prevent child abuse in all its forms. We remove barriers to healthy parenting through public awareness; training & technical assistance; and policy work & advocacy. Through our work we support the healthy development and prosperity of New York's children, families, and communities.          


To prevent child abuse in all its forms.         


All children are loved, nurtured, and protected. All parents are supported and have the resources they need to parent their children in a healthy manner. All communities thrive and work together to support their children and families.              


Building protective factors that reduce the likelihood of child abuse and neglect.

Prevention Principles: 

  • Children are the foundation of a sustainable and prosperous society.

  • All children have the right to safe, secure, and supportive environments.

  • All parents have the right to the support and knowledge that child rearing demands.

  • Child abuse prevention requires strengthening families and communities.

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