news & perspectives

news & perspectives

  • August 16, 2017 Perspectives
    Just as Boston stood strong in the wake of domestic terrorism during the 2013 Marathon bombing, Boston and Massachusetts will stand strong in the face of rising bigotry, hatred, and terror today.
  • July 19, 2017 Children's Trust News
    With the right skills, tools, and knowledge, every parent, caregiver, and child- and youth-serving organization can keep children safe from sexual abuse.
  • July 17, 2017 Children's Trust News
    As part of a national film series identifying best practices, the Children’s Bureau of the Administration for Children & Families selected our Fatherhood Initiative to lead the 11 minute documentary.
  • June 28, 2017 Children's Trust in the News
    Children's Trust Executive Director Suzin Bartley recently sat down with communications intern Zion Griffin for an interview on our current understanding of the epidemic of child abuse and maltreatment and the state of our efforts to prevent them.
  • June 26, 2017 Children's Trust News
    Early bird registration is open for our 25th annual A View From All Sides family support training conference. Register by June 30 and save $25 off your registration fee!
  • 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.