Blog: Stopping the “Invisible Killer”

Carbon monoxide is a deadly, odorless, tasteless, and colorless gas often referred to as the “invisible killer.” It is released whenever we burn fuels such as gasoline, wood, natural gas, and oil.

Assessing Prevention Capacity & Implementing Change

Assessing Prevention Capacity & Implementing Change is an evidence-informed and evidence-based Bullying Prevention Capacity Assessment and Change Package created by HRSA Maternal and Child Health.

Blog: Data and Resources on Sudden Unexpected Infant Death

Each year in the United States, approximately 3,500 infants die suddenly and unexpectedly. The frightening fact about SUID is that it can happen without warning and to infants who seem otherwise healthy.

Fact Sheet: Bullying Victimization among U.S. Youth

This fact sheet covers the burden and demographics of bullying victimization among U.S. youth and uses two large national data sources: the 2017 Youth Risk Behavior Surveillance System (YRBSS; CDC, 2017b) and the 2016 National Survey of Children's Health (NSCH; Child and Adolescent Health Measurement Initiative, 2016).

Infographic: Heatstroke in Cars

Heatstroke happens quickly and can be deadly. This infographic goes over the numbers on heatstroke in cars, the circumstances of deaths, clears up common misconceptions about heatstroke, and provides safety tips.

Archived CSN Webinars

[CSN Webinar - Nov 28 2018 - 3:00pm]

Synthetic cannabinoids, misleadingly called “synthetic marijuana” are human-made mind-altering chemicals that are either sprayed on dried, shredded plant material so they can be smoked or sold as liquids to be vaporized and inhaled in e-cigarettes and other devices. (1) 

Also known as “K2,” “spice,” “crazy monkey,” and “Scooby snacks” this designer drug is often marketed as a safe,...

[CSN Webinar - Sep 19 2018 - 1:00pm]

Professionals in many fields are working to address the effects of adverse childhood experiences (ACEs), which have been shown to increase risk for a wide range of problems. One of these adverse experiences is child abuse and/or neglect, which the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) estimates has been experienced by at least 1 in 7 US children in the past year. (1) If we work...

Child Safety Learning Collaborative

The Health Resources and Services Administration’s (HRSA) Maternal and Child Health Bureau (MCHB), in cooperation with the Children’s Safety Network, is launching the first cohort of a new Child Safety Learning Collaborative for state and jurisdiction Title V agencies. The aim of the Learning Collaborative is to reduce fatal and serious injuries among infants, children, and adolescents. The first cohort will begin in November 2018 and continue for 18 months to April 2020.

The Learning Collaborative will focus on five topic areas: Bullying Prevention, Motor Vehicle Traffic Safety (includes child passenger safety and teen driver/passenger safety), Poisoning Prevention (includes the prevention of prescription medication misuse/abuse), Sudden Unexpected Infant Death (SUID) Prevention, and Suicide and Self-Harm Prevention. 

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