Parenting Resource Center


#ItsTime to change the way we treat children in America. As our community grows, so does our voice.

These are the causes where our awareness, education, and advocacy efforts are making a difference.

A better future starts right here.

Child Abuse & Neglect
American SPCC Causes - Child Abuse

Child Abuse – is not only physical abuse. It covers emotional and sexual abuse, neglect, trafficking, shaken baby syndrome, and domestic violence. Learn the signs.

Children's Rights & Safety
American SPCC Causes - Children's Rights and Safety

Children’s Rights & Safety – Children have the right to be nurtured and protected from violence and abuse. Learn how to protect your kids and keep them safe.

Adverse Childhood Experiences
American SPCC Causes - Adverse Childhood Experiences - ACEs

Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs) -are traumatic events that happen during childhood. What happens during childhood shapes who kids become as adults. Children can suffer the ill effects of these events for the rest of their lives.

Foster Care & Adoption
American SPCC Causes - Foster Care & Adoption

Foster Care & Adoption – Over 437,000 children are currently in the US foster care system & over 118,000 children are waiting to be adopted. Most will age-out or never be adopted. All children deserve a forever home.

Positive Parenting
American SPCC Causes - Positive Parenting

Positive Parenting – makes a difference. Parents are the number one role model in their kid’s life. When children are nurtured and positively guided through childhood they thrive and grow into happy, healthy, and productive adults.

Bullying & Cyberbullying
American SPCC Causes - Bullying and Cyberbullying

Bullying & Cyberbullying – A staggering 20% to 70% of kids say they have been bullied, cyberbullied, or have witnessed bullying. We must come together to make a change. Learn what bullying is, its impact, and what you can do to help.