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November 2000Vol. 1, No. 7Internet Newsgroups Bring Prevention Professionals Together

Professionals working in the area of child abuse prevention can stay connected through numerous newsgroups on the Internet.

Created to facilitate the exchange of information, newsgroups specialize in areas that directly pertain to the field of child abuse and neglect, as well as peripheral subject areas. The Child Abuse Prevention Network has identified those that pertain to abuse and family violence; children; conflict and stress for parents; and related general interest forums.

Find a newsgroup to join by visiting:

Access other tools to aid in the identification, investigation, treatment, adjudication, and prevention of child abuse and neglect at the website of the Child Abuse Prevention Network (