Joan Durrant interviewed on WCTV in Chesapeake VA

In Support of Children brought Dr. Joan Durrant to Old Dominion University to speak about strategies of positive discipline. Here is an interview with Joan conducted by Chesapeake TV. To VIEW CLICK ON LINK, Click on A CLOSER LOOK (Dr. Durrant interview starts…Read More

"No Hit Zone" announced for Chesapeake VA Health Department

On April 3 the City of Chesapeake Virginia Health Department announced the launch of its "No Hit Zone". We are starting to make progress in making "It's NEVER ok to HIT A CHILD" the New Normal!! Public Information and Public engagement is the…Read More

Pope Meets With Marta Santos Pais, UN Special Envoy on Violence Violence against Children

Here is a recent article about the Pope Francis to discuss working to prevent violence against children.

American Professional Society on the Abuse of Children Newsletter

The most recent issue of the American Professional Society on the Abuse of Children focuses specifically on physical punishment of children. In the newsletter APSAC publishes its position statement opposing the use of corporal punishment on children in all…Read More

Words from 2017 In Support of Children Vigil

Here are some presentations made at IN SUPPORT OF CHILDREN's 2017 Vigil honoring and remembering children who have died at the hands of those who should care for them.

12 Annual Vigil for Children Who Die at the Hands of Those Who Should Care for Them

Students from In Support of Children at Old Dominion University in Norfolk, VA are sponsoring their 12th Annual Vigil to remember and honor children killed by those who should care for them. This happens in every country. unfortunately the United States leads…Read More

Report from the Global Initiative to End All Corporal Punishment of Children

See this latest Report on Progress made during 2016. One 1/4 of the countries of the world have ended legal support for corporal punishment of children!! In 1989 there was one!!…Read More
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