The Father Factor The role of fathers and how we view and value them in America is changing. Over the past decades, fathers have been alternately valued, ignored, or demonized by programs and policies, with clear consequences to families, particularly in communities of color. Today, we have an opportunity to rethink, retool, and reenergize the…

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Summer is here! So what can you do to help keep your children not only occupied, but enriched? Check out these local ideas! Free Breakfast and Lunch Nutrition is first! Every community has a location where children 18 and under can enjoy free breakfast and lunch. To find out the closest location to you, you…

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BIG NEWS! The Tulare County Child Abuse Prevention Council (CAPC) is pleased to welcome Edgardo Monroy as the new Executive Director to the organization. Edgardo is a native of Santa Cruz County, he received a Bachelor of Arts in Liberal Studies and a Master of Business Administration from California State University of Monterey Bay. He…

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Human trafficking is happening here in Tulare County. Human trafficking includes both labor and sex trafficking victims; adults and juveniles. It includes those who may be going to our schools or working with us. In 2016, the Tulare County District Attorney’s (DAs) office reported numerous cases involving human trafficking. Also that year, the Tulare County…

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Tulare County Child wishes all of you a joyful holiday season! We are also excited to share the incredible efforts of our partners and opportunities you have to help make the holiday season brighter for the children and their families in our community. One of these is the Santa Store, organized by Family Services of…

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  We are doing something different and special for this year’s conference! We are partnering with the Tulare Kings Homeless Alliance and invite you to bring items that will be given to our local homeless members they serve. Instead of our usual centerpieces, we will have baskets that each table can design with their donated…

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  October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month (DVAM) and Tulare County Child Abuse Prevention Council wants you to promote awareness in your community. Create a short video like ours including as many people from your community, school or organization. Please include the tagline “Stop the silence, end the violence, domestic violence is child abuse.” Share…

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