news & perspectives

news & perspectives

  • June 19, 2017 Press Releases
    The Children’s Trust honored Robert K. Coughlin, President and CEO of the Massachusetts Biotechnology Council, with the first-ever awarded Governor Paul Cellucci Fatherhood Award at its inaugural “Celebrating Fatherhood Brunch” on Saturday, June 17th at the Boston Children’s Museum.
  • June 9, 2017 Children's Trust News
    Since 1998, over 700 children in the U.S. have died from heatstroke after being left in a vehicle, according to NoHeatStroke.org. More than half of these instances involved a caregiver "forgetting" the child in the car. Nearly a third of the cases were a child playing in a vehicle unattended.
  • June 7, 2017 Perspectives
    With the tragedy of Bella Bond back in the news, it’s an emotional time in Massachusetts. The good news is that we can create the resilient, caring communities that every child and family deserves.
  • May 12, 2017 Perspectives
    You might have seen Lysol’s tribute to the fiercely protective moms of the world, across the animal kingdom. You might have also noticed the backlash, because Lysol overplayed their tribute at the expense of, well, dads.
  • April 30, 2017 Press Releases
    The Children's Trust's #every15minutes rally draws hundreds to Faneuil Hall to recognize Child Abuse Prevention Month.
  • April 26, 2017 Children's Trust News
    Suzin Bartley, Children's Trust Executive Director, honored with 2017 Distinguished Alumni Service Award by UMass Amherst Alumni Association at a State House ceremony.
  • April 24, 2017 Children's Trust News
    Due to a forecast of rain for Wednesday, we are pushing back our #every15minutes rally to stop child abuse to Friday, April 28th. On Friday we are coming together to stand up…
  • April 6, 2017 Children's Trust in the News
    More than 700 pairs of children's shoes were displayed on the Grand Staircase of the MA State House representing the average weekly number of confirmed child abuse and neglect cases in the state.