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West Virginia Defending Childhood Initiative

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The West Virginia Defending Childhood Initiative, a part of the Department of Justice's Defending Childhood Initiative, is tailored to reflect the needs and issues affecting children in West Virginia. The initiative is a result of a collaborative effort of key stakeholders and partners, and builds upon the success of proven programs throughout the country. It's goal is to prevent children’s exposure to violence, mitigate negative affects experienced by children’s exposure to violence, and to increase knowledge and awareness of this issue.

View the West Virginia Defending Childhood Initiative brochure by clicking on the image below:

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Updated January 26, 2015