Parents & Caregivers

Child abuse is not something people like to talk about, but it does happen and it can happen to someone you love.  Prepare your children for the world by learning about child abuse and how to prevent it.  If your child does disclose something of concern to you, know that the Granite State Children’s Alliance and New Hampshire’s Child Advocacy Centers are here to help you and those you love.  In this section you will find helpful information about:

  • Recognizing the signs of sexual abuse
  • What to do if you suspect abuse
  • Prevention tips
  • Internet safety tips
  • A description of the Child Advocacy Center team
  • Tips for preparing for the forensic interview
  • What to expect on the day of your child’s interview
  • Tips for supporting your child