The Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta Stephanie V. Blank Center for Safe and Healthy Children, a service of Children's at Scottish Rite hospital, promotes the safety and well-being of children through advocacy in the community and the identification, assessment and prevention of child abuse. About one in 50 U.S. infants are victims of nonfatal child abuse or neglect annually. Experts estimate that one in four girls and one in six boys are sexually abused before their 18th birthday.
Telemedicine and Distance Learning Network
Child advocacy center staff, medical professionals, and children and families throughout Georgia can access the center's services and support through the new Child Protection Telemedicine and Distance Learning Network.
Participate in one of the center's webinars. Click here to view upcoming training opportunities.