CYFD Headline Highlights: April 2012


Following are links to selected news media reports published this month regarding CYFD issues and events. Articles will be added as they are published throughout the month.


Child Abuse Hotline Praised

By Matt Andazola, Albuquerque Journal - Wednesday, April 4, 2012
Implementation of #SAFE child abuse hotline number has led to greater awareness in keeping New Mexico kids safe from abuse and neglect.

CYFD Hotline Helps Keep Children #SAFE

By Albuquerque Journal Editorial Board, Albuquerque Journal - Friday, April 6, 2012
Editorial praises CYFD for making the reporting of child abuse and neglect simple and easy to remember.

State Seeking Preschool Funding

By Hailey Heinz, Albuquerque Journal - Tuesday, April 10, 2012
New Mexico hopes to land $25 million in federal funding to support early childhood education and health.

Child Abuse Rising: State Agency Hosts Annual Prevention Month Event

By Aubrey Ashbaugh, Cibola Beacon - Tuesday, April 17, 2012
Grants CYFD office focuses on spreading the word on how to report child abuse and neglect as well as the need for safe homes for victims.

Preventing Abuse and Neglect of Children: It's Not a Dream

By Leslie Linthicum, Albuquerque Journal - Thursday, April 19, 2012
Task force aims to bring attention to the prevention of child abuse during Child Abuse Awareness Month.

Hurley Residents to Learn About Restorative Justice

By Christine Steele, Silver City Sun-News - Wednesday, April 25, 2012
Community troubled by vandalism holds juveniles accountable through restorative justice program.

Not Holding Them Back

By Leslie Linthicum, Albuquerque Journal - Thursday, April 26, 2012
CYFD leadership overcomes medical condition to succeed and set example for others.