Category Archives: Children’s Injuries

April Is National Child Abuse Prevention Month

Category: Children's Injuries, Foster Care Abuse

National Child Abuse Prevention Month acknowledges the importance of families and communities working together to prevent child abuse and neglect. During April, as well as throughout the year, communities are encouraged to share child abuse and neglect awareness strategies. We share the goal of encouraging all individuals and organizations to help make all of our […]

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New Legislation Proposed to Strengthen Review of Washington Daycare Deaths

Category: Children's Injuries, Wrongful Death

Child fatalities continue to occur in Washington daycare centers and homes.  When these unthinkable tragedies occur, a close review of the deaths is often absent. State Representative Ruth Kagi recently sponsored legislation mandating review by the Department of Early Learning for every child fatality occurring in Washington’s licensed child care centers or homes.  The legislation […]

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