News & Events

March 12, 2019

R. Kelly, Michael Jackson and the Lingering Questions About Child Sex Abuse Cases

The explosive documentaries “Leaving Neverland” and “Surviving R. Kelly” have reignited a national conversation about child sex abuse.
February 22, 2019

Federal prosecutors broke law in Jeffrey Epstein case, judge rules

Federal prosecutors, under former Miami U.S. Attorney Alex Acosta, broke the law when they concealed a plea agreement from more than 30 underage victims who had been sexually abused by wealthy New York hedge fund manager Jeffrey Epstein, a federal judge ruled Thursday.
February 20, 2019

Governor Cuomo Signs The Child Victims Act

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo recently signed the Child Victims Act into law. This historic legislation allows survivors a pathway to justice to help ensure that those who sexually abuse children are held accountable.
February 2, 2019

March 21st, 2019 – From Trauma To Resilience: Comprehensive Trauma-Informed Care Training

Studies have shown that adverse childhood experiences and traumatic events can have a lasting, negative impact on a person’s health and well-being. This established training is designed to help you develop the unique skillset needed to support individuals who have experienced adverse childhood experiences and traumatic events.
January 24, 2019

JWRC and NCPTC join Zero Abuse Project (ZAP)

We are pleased to announce Jacob Wetterling Resource Center (JWRC) and the programs of National Child Protection Training Center (NCPTC) are now a part of the Zero Abuse Project (ZAP)! ZAP is a 501©(3) public charity based in St Paul, MN, committed to education, training, and survivor support in order to eradicate child sex abuse and remedy its resulting harms. Victor Vieth, founder and […]
January 7, 2019

Cherishing Children Pinwheel Rally Date Set

January 7, 2019

Child maltreatment conference to include two community presentations

January 7, 2019

Arkansas Children’s Trust Fund partners with Gundersen NCPTC to help keep kids safe

January 7, 2019

BTS and GRACE offer historic seminary course on child sexual abuse

January 7, 2019

‘Chaplains for Children’ advocates for protection against child abuse