Jacob’s Hope (Archives)

December 22, 2013

Volume 1, Issue 3: Educating to Prevent: Sexting

Did you know that 63 percent of teens text every day? Texting now surpasses other daily communication, including cell phone calls, faceto-face socializing outside of school and emailing, according to the Pew Research Center’s Internet & American Life Project
September 22, 2012

Volume 3, Issue 1: Understanding and Preventing Child Sexual Abuse: A Primer for Parents and Caretakers

The trial of Jerry Sandusky has caused parents and others entrusted with the care of children to ask a number of questions about child sexual abuse and about the role of parents in keeping children saf
June 23, 2011

Volume 2, Issue 1: Suffer the Children: Developing Effective Church Policies on Child Maltreatment

Although churches, synagogues, temples and other places of worship are increasingly implementing policies to protect children from abuse, the policies adopted are often inadequate and of limited value.
May 23, 2010

Volume 1, Issue 1: Help for All Parents: Improving Parenting and Preventing Child Maltreatment with the Act Against Violence Program

Ample research evidence has shown that prevention programs for parents and caregivers of children can reduce the risk of child abuse and prevent the recurrence of physical child abuse.