|April Child Abuse Awareness Month
|What can you do?
April is child abuse awareness month!
Suggestions on what we might do to raise abuse awareness in our local communities
" Go by local abuse organizations and drop off information about silentlambs and ask if they would like to have a video for their library. Offer to bring by copies of silentlambs brochures that are printable off the website.
" Find out what events are going to be talking place in the local community such as walks or other gatherings and wear a silentlambs t-shirt and bring video and brochures to distribute or loan out to those interested in reviewing.
" ýFriendlyý honk when you drive by a Kingdom Hall during the month of April.
" Participate in the "Lambs To Protect Kids" Campaign, [click here] for details.
" Distribute brochures to public places that offer information ask permission if required to do so. To download brochures click here
" March in Washington DC on April 10th of this year. [click here to register]
" Offer the silentlambs abuse awareness program to local institutions in your area.
" Join your local rape abuse hotline or shelter and participate in their education programs to be accredited to volunteer and offer assistance to other abuse survivors.
" Wear a silentlambs pin where ever you go and explain to those who see it what it stands for.
" Write your story of abuse to the local newspaper or television station and ask if they want to do a story.
" Leave the ýIf your child becomes a victimý silentlambs material along with a stuffed lamb on Kingdom Halls and other churches in your area.